LG G8 ThinQ™ - 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, navigate: Settings Settings icon > System System settings icon > Backup.
  2. Tap Google backup.
  3. Ensure Back up to Google Drive switch is on Switch on.
  4. Tap App data.
  5. Tap the Automatic restore switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch on.