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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.

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Install Samsung Kies
Go to on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download Samsung Kies.
Download and install Samsung Kies on your computer.
Select setting for USB connection
Press Applications.
Press Settings.
Press About phone.
Press USB settings.
Press Samsung Kies.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
Connect phone and computer
Open the cover at the top of your phone.
Connect the data cable to the phone socket and to your computer's USB port.
Back up phone memory
Start the program Samsung Kies on your computer.
Select your phone on the list of connected devices.
Select Sync.
Follow the instructions on the screen to copy data from the phone memory to your computer.
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