Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - Moto X™

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: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Backup & reset Backup and reset icon.
  2. Ensure Back up my data is on Switch on.
  3. Tap Automatic restore to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.