If you used
HTC Backup before, you can restore your backup to
HTC One when you turn the phone on for the first time or after a factory reset.
Important: Depending on the amount of content, restoring your backup to your phone through your data connection may incur additional data costs and take a long time. Using a
Wi-Fi connection is recommended.
When you're asked whether you have a
Google Account, sign in to your account.
Use your mobile data or
Wi-Fi connection to connect your phone to the Internet.
If you used your
Google login credentials as your HTC Account and your backup is in
Google Drive™, tap
Sign in with
If not, tap
Remind me later, go to the
Transfer or restore screen, and select
Restore from HTC Backup.
Follow the onscreen instructions to restore your backup and to continue setting up your phone.
Slide open the Notifications panel to check if there's any notification to finish setting up your phone.
Free apps from
Google Play™ will be restored in the background, and you can track the progress via a notification in the status bar. To restore paid apps, you need to download and install them from
Your apps will appear on the
Apps screen as they are installed. The
Apps and Home screen shortcuts will be reorganized as in your backup after all of your apps have been installed. You may continue using
HTC One while apps are being restored.