Turn Automatic App Restore On / Off - The all new HTC One® (M8)

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, tap Apps Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (upper-left) then tap Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  3. From the PERSONAL section, tap Backup and reset.
  4. Tap Back up my data.
  5. Ensure the Back up my data switch is on On switch.
  6. Tap the Back icon On switch.
  7. Tap Automatic restore to turn on or off.
    Note On when a checkmark is present.