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Back up phone memory

Before updating your phone's software, it's recommended that you back up the phone memory to ensure that no data is lost. It can also be useful to back up the phone memory regularly to ensure that no data is lost in case of defects and crashes. Follow these instructions to back up the phone memory.
Before you can back up the phone memory, you need to install the program HTC Sync on your computer. You can download the program from www.htc.com

Step 1 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press Connect to PC.

Step 4 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press Default connection type.

Step 5 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press HTC Sync Manager.

Step 6 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press Done.

Step 7 of 17

Select setting for USB connection

Press the Return key.

Step 8 of 17

Turn off USB debugging

Press Developer options.

Step 9 of 17

Turn off USB debugging

Press USB debugging to turn off the function.

Step 10 of 17

Turn off USB debugging

When the field next to the menu item is empty, the function is turned off.

Step 11 of 17

Turn off USB debugging

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

Step 12 of 17

Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the phone socket and to your computer's USB port.

Step 13 of 17

Back up phone memory

Start the program HTC Sync on your computer.
Wait while the program establishes a connection to your phone.

If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Step 14 of 17

Back up phone memory

If it's the first time you connect your phone and your computer:
Select Save.

If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Step 15 of 17

Back up phone memory

Select the required data types.

If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Step 16 of 17

Back up phone memory

Select On below the required data type to turn on synchronisation of the specific data type.
Follow the instructions on the screen to select settings for the required data types.

If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Step 17 of 17

Back up phone memory

Select Sync now to back up the phone memory to the computer.

If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.

1. Select setting for USB connection

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Connect to PC.
Press Default connection type.
Press HTC Sync Manager.
Press Done.
Press the Return key.

2. Turn off USB debugging

Press Developer options.
Press USB debugging to turn off the function.
When the field next to the menu item is empty, the function is turned off.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

3. Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the phone socket and to your computer's USB port.

4. Back up phone memory

Start the program HTC Sync on your computer.
Wait while the program establishes a connection to your phone.
If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
If it's the first time you connect your phone and your computer:
Select Save.
If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Select the required data types.
If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Select On below the required data type to turn on synchronisation of the specific data type.
Follow the instructions on the screen to select settings for the required data types.
If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Select Sync now to back up the phone memory to the computer.
If the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.

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