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Sony Xperia Z3 Software How to make a backup of your device

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Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 1
  • To avoid losing your data (Apps, Contacts, Media, etc.), for example, as a result of resetting your device or a software update, it’s recommended to make a backup of all data on your device.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 2
  • With Sony PC Companion, it’s easy to create a backup of all data on your device. Click here to download and install
  • To create a backup of all data on the Sony Xperia Z3, follow the steps described here:
  • Tip: These instructions are easier to follow on a computer.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 3
  • Start Sony PC Companion.
  • Connect your Sony Xperia Z3 to the computer using the USB cable.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 4
  • Scroll to the right.
  • Choose Start under Backup & restore.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 5
  • Choose Backup.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 6
  • Tick one or more options.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 7
  • Choose Next.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 8
  • Under Backup name, enter a backup name.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 9
  • Choose Next.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 10
  • The backup will be started.
  • Depending on the amount of data, this procedure may take a few minutes.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 11
  • A backup will be created of all data saved on the Sony Xperia Z3.
Sony Xperia Z3 - Software - How to make a backup of your device - Step 12
  • To restore a backup, repeat the previous steps, but instead choose Restore under Backup and restore.
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