Follow the instructions below to backup or restore data on a Nokia mobile device. Depending on the amount of data to be backed up, a full backup can take up to 30 minutes.

Backup

  1. Ensure that a memory card (Micro SD) with enough free space is properly inserted.
  2. From the main menu, navigate to Settings > Sync and backup and select Create backup.
  3. Select Continue and mark the items you wish to backup.
  4. When done, select Done to start the backup.
  5. Once the backup is complete, open your memory card by navigating to Menu > Gallery > All content > SD Card.
  6. Locate and open the Backup files folder.
  7. Verify the backup has completed successfully by looking for a backup file dated to the present date and time.

Restore

  1. From the main menu, navigate to Settings > Sync and backup and select Restore backup.
  2. Select the correct backup file you wish to restore and select Continue, then mark the items you wish to restore.
  3. When done select Done to start the restore.
  4. Wait for the restore to finish. The phone may restart, but will display Restore complete when the process is complete.