Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - HTC One®

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.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Apps dropdown menu Apps dropdown menu icon (upper-left) then tap Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  2. Tap Backup & reset.
  3. Ensure the Back up my data switch is on On switch icon.
  4. Tap Automatic restore to turn on or off.
    Note On when a check mark is present.