Backup & restore with computer

Backup & restore with computer

Learn how to backup and restore contacts & data on the device with a computer.

  1. Insert the microUSB end of the microUSB cable into the port on the right side of the device.
    Note: BlackBerry Link software must be installed on the computer in order to Backup & restore your device. If its not installed, from My Computer on Windows or Finder on Mac, open the BlackBerry Drive. Double-click Start to Install.
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  2. Insert the USB end of the microUSB cable into an available USB port on your computer.
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  3. On the PC, double-click BlackBerry Link.
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  4. Click Back up & Restore.
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  5. Tap Back up my device.
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  6. Click the Drop-down menu bar.
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  7. Click the desired option.
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  8. Click Back Up Now.
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