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How-to LG G7 ThinQ: Back Up App Data, Contacts, and Media Files

Discussion in 'LG' started by DustenRust, May 30, 2018.

  1. DustenRust

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    Back Up App Data:

    1. Launch “Settings
    2. Go to “General
    3. Tap “Phone Management” > “Backup & Reset
    4. Enable “Back up my data

    Back Up Contacts to an LG Account:

    1. Open “Settings” and go to “Phone Management
    2. Tap “Backup & Reset” > “LG Backup” > “Backup & Restore
    3. Tap “Back up my data” and select “SD storage
    4. Log in with your LG account
    5. Select “Personal data” and deselect the other options
    6. Expand “Personal data” and ensure “Contacts” is checked
    7. When ready, tap “Start” > “Done

    Back Up Contacts to SD Storage:

    1. Launch “Settings
    2. Go to “Phone management
    3. Tap “Backup & Reset” > “Backup data
    4. Select “SD Card
    5. Tap the desired contact then tap “Start” > “Done

    Back Up Media Files:

    1. Open “Settings
    2. Go to “Backup & Reset
    3. Access “LG Backup” > “Backup & Restore
    4. Select “Media data” while deselecting the other options
    5. Expand “Media data” and select the media files you want to back up
    6. When ready, tap “Start” > “Done

    Back Up Media Files on a Computer:

    1. Connect the phone to the computer via USB
    2. On the phone, enable “Media device” / “File transfer” at the prompt or from the Notification area
    3. Launch the File Explorer on the computer
    4. Locate the media file backups or the desired “.sbf” files on the phone
    5. Copy and paste the files to the desired backup location on the PC storage
    6. After the transfer ends, eject the phone storage and safely disconnect the device from the USB port
     



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