Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (10.1)

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, select Apps Applications icon (upper-right).
    Home screen, Applications
  2. Select Settings.
    Apps menu, Settings
  3. Select Back up and reset.
    Settings menu, Back up and reset
  4. Ensure Back up my data is checked then tap Automatic restore to turn on or off. 
    Note On when the check mark is present.
    Back up and reset screen, Backup and Restore