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To manually back up your Android phone, first go to Settings, tap Accounts & Sync, navigate to Accounts and check Auto-Sync Data. Use your device to sign in to your Gmail account, and select the options for the informati... More »

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Some popular cloud backup programs include Carbonite, Backblaze, Mozy, SOS, CrashPlan and OpenDrive. The features offered by these and other online backup services vary depending on both the service and plan a user signs... More »

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To back up data on a Samsung device running Lollipop to a Samsung cloud, go to the Settings app, navigate to Accounts, tap Samsung Account, and tap More Options. From the options provided, tap Sync Now. Wait for the sync... More »

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To reset an Android tablet, navigate to the Backup and reset menu from the Settings Menu, backup your data, select Factory data reset, and tap Reset Phone. Wait for the phone to restore the settings. The process is compl... More »

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Use Android Device Manager or a third-party lost phone app, such as Plan B, to find a lost Android phone. Calling the phone and listening for the ringer is another option. More »

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To complete a software update on your Android phone, first go to the home screen, and then go to the Settings menu. Select the option labeled About Phone, and tap on the System Updates option. This causes the phone to se... More »

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An Android phone is a smartphone that uses the Android operating system developed by Google. The Android operating system is open-source, which allows different manufacturers, such as Motorola, Samsung and HTC, to produc... More »

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