HTC Sensation XL

HTC Sensation XL

Back up phone memory - HTC Sensation XL

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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.
Before you can back up the phone memory, you need to install the program HTC Sync on your computer.

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Select setting for USB connection

Press All apps.

Step 2 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press Connect to PC.

Step 4 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press Default connection type.

Step 5 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press HTC Sync.

Step 6 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press Done.

Step 7 of 13

Select setting for USB connection

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

Step 8 of 13

Connect phone and computer

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

Step 9 of 13

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

Step 10 of 13

Back up phone memory

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

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Select the required data types.

Step 12 of 13

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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.

Step 13 of 13

Back up phone memory

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

1. Select setting for USB connection

Press All apps.
Press Settings.
Press Connect to PC.
Press Default connection type.
Press HTC Sync.
Press Done.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

2. Connect phone and computer

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

3. Back up phone memory

Start the program HTC Sync on your computer.
Wait while the program establishes a connection to your phone.
If it's the first time you connect your phone and your computer:
Select Save.
Select the required data types.
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.
Select Sync now to back up the phone memory to the computer.