Samsung Galaxy Y

Samsung Galaxy Y

Back up phone memory - Samsung Galaxy Y

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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.

Samsung Galaxy Y
Step 1 of 7

Install Samsung Kies

Go to www.samsungapps.com on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download Samsung Kies.
Download and install Samsung Kies on your computer.

Please note that if the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Step 2 of 7

Connect phone and computer

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

Step 3 of 7

Back up phone memory

Start the program Samsung Kies on your computer.

Step 4 of 7

Back up phone memory

Select your phone in the menu to the left.

Step 5 of 7

Back up phone memory

Select the Sync tab.
Select the required data types to highlight them.

Step 6 of 7

Back up phone memory

When the box next to a data type is ticked (V), it will be synchronised.
If required, follow the instructions on the screen to select more settings for the data type.

Step 7 of 7

Back up phone memory

Select Sync to back up the memory.

1. Install Samsung Kies

Go to www.samsungapps.com on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download Samsung Kies.
Download and install Samsung Kies on your computer.
Please note that if the software has been updated, there may be some differences in relation to these instructions.
Samsung Galaxy Y

2. Connect phone and computer

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

3. Back up phone memory

Start the program Samsung Kies on your computer.
Select your phone in the menu to the left.
Select the Sync tab.
Select the required data types to highlight them.
When the box next to a data type is ticked (V), it will be synchronised.
If required, follow the instructions on the screen to select more settings for the data type.
Select Sync to back up the memory.