If you've used
HTC Backup before, you can restore your backup to
HTC One, or to a new HTC phone.
Important: Depending on the amount of content, restoring your backup to your phone may incur additional data costs and take a long time. Using a
Wi-Fi connection is recommended.
When you turn on a new HTC phone for the first time or after a factory reset, choose to restore content, and then select
Restore from HTC Backup on the
Set up phone screen.
Sign in using your HTC Account or
Facebook account, depending on which one you used to back up your phone before.
Sign in to the same
Dropbox account that you used to back up your phone, and choose to allow
HTC Backup to access
Your backup history will then be displayed.
Select a backup, and then tap
Wait for your settings to be restored.
OK to continue restoring your previously installed apps.
Your apps will be restored in the background, and you can track the progress via a notification in the status bar. Your apps will appear in the
All apps view as they are installed. The
All apps and Home screen shortcuts will be reorganized as in your backup after all of your apps have been installed. You may continue using your phone while apps are being restored.
You can also go to Settings, and then tap
Before this, make sure you've already signed in to the same account that you used to back up your phone before. Also, if you've started changing settings or data on your phone, clear the
App data and settings restore option before restoring your backup to avoid overwriting them.