Samsung Galaxy J7 V / Galaxy J7 - Google™ Backup and Restore

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

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up then tap Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Accounts.
  3. Tap Backup and restore.
  4. Tap Back up my data then tap the switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note If it's turned off, existing backups are deleted from Google's servers.
  5. When turned on, ensure the appropriate account is listed in the Backup account field.
    Note To change the backup account:
    1. Tap Backup account.
    2. Tap the preferred account.
  6. Tap Automatic restore to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.


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