Samsung Galaxy J7 V / Galaxy J7 - 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, swipe up then tap Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap General management.
  3. From the 'Looking for Something Else' section, tap BACKUP & RESTORE.
  4. Ensure the Back up my data switch is turned on Switch on.
  5. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.