Moto Z Droid Edition / Force - 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 icon Apps menu icon > Settings > System > Backup.
  2. Ensure the Back up to Google Drive switch is in the on On icon position.
  3. Tap App data
  4. Tap Automatic restore to turn on On icon or off Switch off.