Complete backup data and files on HTC 10 to computer before restore?
If you’ve just upgraded to a HTC 10 – the latest flagship phone of HTC, you may need to backup all data and files on HTC 10 to computer for safe keeping or wiping/restoring your phone.
Need to completely backup data and files on HTC 10 in anticipation wipe / restore?
I am wondering what software here use to do a complete backup / restore on an un-rooted phone. I really don’t want to have to go through loads of settings, etc. again. I’d like to be able to backup all data and files on HTC 10 just before of doing whatever I need like rooting and restoring.
By doing a complete backup for your HTC 10, then you don’t need to worry about losing important stuff on your phone before you remove content from the storage, do a factory reset, or upgrade to a new phone.
Backup HTC 10 to Google Drive
Google Drive offers for HTC Android phone since Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Just turn on the built-in HTC Backup to do a daily backup of your phone over Wi-Fi. Then it will be easier to restore your phone after a factory reset or buy a new one.
Backing up HTC 10
Automatically backup HTC 10 to Google Drive so you can restore app data including contacts stored on HTC 10, call history, Clock and Weather city list, and email accounts, and settings like ringtones, grid size and sort order on the Apps screen, Wi-Fi networks and passwords and some device settings.
- From the Home screen, tap > Settings > Backup & reset.
- Tap Back up my data.
- Tap on the on/off and switch to turn it on.
- Make sure Automatic restore is turned on.
This alows an app’s data and settings saved through the Android Backup Service to be restored when you reinstall the app on HTC 10.
To select a backup account other than your primary Google Account, tap Backup account and then select another Google Account. You can also tap Add account to add a new Google Account for your backup.
Backup HTC 10 Data and Files to Computer and then Restore with One Click
Android Backup & Restore is flexible software which enables you to backup almost all your Android data to computer with a single click. You can preview the items in the backup file and choose the files you want to restore to the device.
- One click to backup Android data, including calendar, call history, gallery, video, messages, contacts, audio, apps and app data (rooted Android).
- Preview and selectively restore the backup data to any Android/iOS devices.
- Restore iCloud/iTunes backup content to Android phone easily.
To start with, you need to download the trial version to perform a complete backup of your HTC 10 phone.
Step 1. Launch and select Back Up your Phone
After launching this phone backup & restore software on your computer. Click on “Backup & Restore” tab from all the function modules.
Step 2. Connect HTC 10 to PC/Mac
Connect your brand new HTC 10 phone to Mac/PC with USB cable. Please make sure you have enabled USB debugging mode on the phone. If your Android os version is 4.2.2 or above, there will be a pop up window on the Android phone asking you to allow USB Debugging. Please tap on OK.
Step 3. Select file types to backup
The phone data like contacts, videos, photos, music, apps and text messages will be shown in the program interface. Check the box before the items you want to backup, and click Start Copy button to begin transferring the files from your HTC 10 to the computer.
The HTC 10 backing up will take some time. Please wait for a while and keep the phone connecting during the process. When the transfer process completes, you can click “Open Folder” to check the backed up file or click Complete to finish it.
Now you’ve made a complete backup of your HTC 10 to computer. You can do whatever you need like rooting, updating and factory resetting. Once the job is done, you can restore your phone back in essentially the same state as it had bee. Follow the steps to restore HTC 10.
Step 4. Restore HTC 10 from backup file
From the primary window, click on “Restore” button. Then select the backup file created by Phone Transfer. Or other backup file made by iCloud, iTunes, Kies, BlackBerry, OneDrive if you have created with them.
You are enabled to select your previous backup files from the left panel. Check data you would like to move to your HTC 10 on the middle checkbox. Click Start button, all of your selected files will be restored to the target device.