LG K8 V - Google™ Backup and Restore

Caution Backups can't be restored from a higher Android™ version onto a phone with a lower Android version.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Backup & reset > Back up my data.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap the Back up my data switch to turn on Switch on icon or off Switch on icon.
    Note If disabled, existing backups are deleted from Google's servers.
  3. Tap the Back button Back icon.
  4. From the Backup account field, ensure you list the appropriate account (email address).
    Note To adjust, you must enable Back up my data.
    1. To change accounts, tap Backup account.
    2. Tap the preferred account
  5. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn on or off.


Note When a Google account is added to your phone, previous backups are restored. This can be done by adding an existing Google account to your already active phone or by signing in to the same Google account while setting up your new or reset phone.