LG G5 - Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off

Note Notes:

  • 'Automatic restore' allows backed up settings and data to be automatically restored when an app is reinstalled.
  • When attempting to determine whether a third-party app is the cause of an operating system / app issue, ensure 'Automatic restore' is turned off prior to performing a factory data reset.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > System > Backup.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Google backup.
  3. Ensure Back up to Google Drive is on On Switch Icon.
  4. Tap App data.
  5. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn it on On Switch Icon or off Off Switch Icon.