HTC 10™ - 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: Apps Apps menu icon > Settings Settings icon > Backup & reset (Personal section).
  2. Tap Back up my data.
  3. Ensure that the 'Back up my data' switch is turned on Switch on.
  4. Tap the Back arrow Back arrow icon (upper-left).
  5. Tap Automatic restore to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.