Samsung Galaxy Tab A (10.5) - Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off

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

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

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts (left pane).
  3. Tap Backup and restore (in the right pane) and ensure the 'Back up my data' switch is on Switch on.
  4. Tap Automatic restore to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.