How to Backup LG G4 to Internal Memory or PC


LG G4 has become one of the greatest LG phones on the market. It features a 5.5-inch with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels, 12MP camera, 3GB of RAM and a 3000mAh battery. Regular use your G4 may lead your device running slower than normal, the best way resolve is reset your device.

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Before do the reset, you need to bakcup all your data in order to restore back to your G4. Below we present the guide to backup LG G4.

Guide to Backup LG G4

Back up apps

To back up your apps, follow these steps:

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll down to ‘DEVICET,’ then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Select the Back up my data check box.

Back up contacts

To back up your contacts, follow these steps:

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll down to DEVICE,’ then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup > Backup & restore.
  6. Tap Back up data and check that LG Cloud is selected.
  7. If prompted, sign into your LG Account to continue backup.
  8. Select Personal data.
  9. Deselect the other options.
  10. Expand the Personal data folder and ensure Contacts is selected.
  11. Tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  12. When ‘Back up completed’ displays, tap Done.

Back up to SD card

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll down to ‘DEVICE,’ then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup > Backup & restore.
  6. Tap Back data and check that ‘SD Card’ is selected.
  7. Select the items you wish to backup.
  8. Tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  9. When ‘Backup completed displays, tap Done.

Back up media & pictures

To back up your media and pictures, follow these steps:

Using your phone

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. If using Tab view, tap Menu > List view.
  4. Scroll down to ‘DEVICE,’ then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap LG Backup > Backup & restore.
  6. Select Media data. Deselect the non-media options.
  7. Expand the Media data folder and make desired selections.
  8. Tap Start to begin the backup. This may take several minutes.
  9. When Back up completed displays, tap Done.

Using computer – PC

  1. Connect your phone to a PC using the MicroUSB cable attached to your LG charger.
  2. If prompted, select Media sync (MTP).
  3. On the PC, open My computer.
  4. Right-click the backup file (ending with .sbf) and select Copy.
  5. Right-click location to save backup file to on computer.
  6. Paste the backup file to the PC.