Auto Restore - Samsung Galaxy S® III

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 or app issue, ensure Automatic Restore is disabled prior to a performing a factory data reset.

  1. From the home screen, select Apps (located in the lower-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, select Settings.
  3. From the Personal section, select Back up and reset.
  4. From the Backup and restore section, ensure "Back up my data" is selected (checked).
  5. Select Automatic restore.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.