How to backup and restore LG smartphone: Tutorial Guide

If you feel a need to backup and restore your LG device, go to Apps -> Settings -> General Tab -> Backup & Reset. Then select LG Backup & Restore -> Back up Data. From there, select the backup location, the type of files, and then proceed the backup.

Keeping the important files and  information on our devices one of our priorities. And to ensure that this information remains safe and available, it is highly recommended to regularly backup your device. Whether you lose your phone’s data due software and hardware failure, or accidental deletion of information, you won’t have any problem in retrieving this information.

In this post, we will show the step-by-step process on how to backup and restore LG phones.

Backup LG smartphone

Time Needed : 10 minutes

Here’s how to backup your media, contacts, photos, and apps so you reset your phone without losing any of your precious data.

  1. Backup LG from the device menu.

    Open backup on your device. Swipe down from your Home screen. Then head to Settings -> General Tab -> Backup -> Backup & Restore -> Backup.

  2. Choose a backup location.

    You can select Internal Storage or SD card. Choose the type of files and tap the START option at the lower-right corner of the screen.

Restore LG

Shown below are the steps on how to restore your LG device from a backup.

  1. Go to Settings -> General Tab -> Backup -> Backup & Restore -> Restore

Select the files to restore and tap NEXT to continue.


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Aside from backing up and restoring your LG from its built-in backup, you can also use other methods like LG Bridge and third-party software app.

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