You can find Backup Assistant in the app store on your device. Depending on your device model, the store may be called Media Store or Media Center. Open the main menu of your device to find out which store you have.
Note: The colors and background on your phone may vary from the screenshots.
Media Center device
Download Backup Assistant
If you have a Media Center device
Note: If you have Media Store on your device, the steps below to download Backup Assistant will be similar.
- From the main menu, find and select Media Center.
- Select Browse & Download.
Note: If you don’t see Backup Assistant, select Get New Applications. scroll to Backup Assistant in the app catalog, and select OK .
- If you see the Backup Assistant screen below, then the app is preloaded on your device. Continue to the Set Up Backup Assistant section below.
download completes, select Yes to run the app. Continue to the “Set up Backup Assistant ” section below.
Set up Backup Assistant
- When you see the Backup Assistant Welcome screen, select Next to begin setting up your account.
You've successfully set up Backup Assistant. Any contacts on your device will be saved to the secure Backup Assistant server, and your address book will now be protected. The app will back up changes to your address book daily. When you switch to a different device, simply activate Backup Assistant on your new device to automatically restore all your contacts.