Google Pixel 2 - Auto Restore

Prior to completing a factory data reset, view this info to ensure apps and settings are backed up.

Note When attempting to determine if a third-party app is the cause of an operating system or app issue, ensure Automatic Restore is disabled prior to performing a factory data reset.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings app icon > System System icon > Advanced Advanced.
  3. Tap Backup Backup icon.
  4. Tap App data.
  5. Tap Automatic restore On icon or off Off icon.