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Backing up contacts and messages

If you want to separately back up contacts and text messages on HTC U11, here are some tips on how to export or import them.

Backing up your contacts

  1. From the Home screen, tap All apps button, and then find and tap People.
  2. On the People tab, tap Menu icon > Manage contacts.
  3. Tap Import/Export contacts > Export to phone storage or Export to SD card.
  4. Select an account or type of contacts to export.
  5. To help protect your data, tap Yes, and then set a password for this backup. Be sure to remember this password. You'll need to enter it again when importing contacts.

    If you don't need a password, tap No.

  6. Tap OK.

Restoring contacts

  1. On the People tab, tap Menu icon > Manage contacts.
  2. Tap Import/Export contacts > Import from phone storage or Import from SD card.
  3. If you have more than one account set up, tap the type for the imported contacts.
  4. If you have multiple backups available, select the backup you want to import, and then tap OK.
  5. Enter the password you've set for this backup, and then tap OK.
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