moto z3 - 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, swipe up to access all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > System System icon > Backup Backup icon.
  3. Tap the Back up to Google Drive switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note If disabled, existing backups are deleted from Google's servers.
  4. From the Account field, ensure you list the appropriate account (email address).
    Note You must enable 'Back up to Google Drive'.
    Note To change accounts:
    1. Tap Account.
    2. Tap the preferred account or tap Add account Add icon.


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.