Oppo A37 – How to Backup
There are a few different ways to back up all the data on your Oppo A37. No matter which method you prefer to use, regular backups of your phone are a must. By backing up your data, you protect all the information on your smartphone in case of a software or hardware failure.
There are options to back up all the files to your computer or upload them to your preferred cloud service. However, most people opt for local backups.
Doing a Local Backup
One of the quickest ways to back up the data stored on your smartphone is to perform a local backup. This kind of backup saves all of your personal and system data, as well as the applications you have installed on the phone.
Here’s how to do a local backup:
1. Open the Settings App
Tap on the icon on your Home screen to enter the Settings app and swipe until you reach Additional Settings.
2. Select Additional Settings
Once you enter the Additional Settings menu, swipe to Back Up and Reset and then tap to open it.
3. Choose Local Backup
Tap on Local Backup in the Back Up and Reset menu to access more options.
4. Select Create New Backup
After you’ve accessed the Local Backup window, tap on Create New Backup to initiate the process.
5. Check All the Circles
Make sure that the circles next to the types of data you wish to back up are checked. If you don’t want to back up some of the data, you can uncheck it by simply tapping on the circle.
6. Tap on Start Backup
To begin backing up your Oppo A37, you need to tap on the Start Backup button at the bottom of the screen.
7. Wait for a While
Wait until the backup is complete. You can observe the progress of the backup in the status section in the upper part of the screen. There is also an option to terminate the backup process by tapping on Stop Backup.
8. Check the Backup Log
After the backup finishes, you can check the backup log in the Local Backup home window.
Where to Find the Backup Files
You can easily locate all of the data you’ve just backed up in the Files app. You can also move the backup files to another location like your computer or external storage.
To locate the backup files, you need to do the following:
1. Launch the Files App
Tap on the Files app to enter the menu and then select All Files.
2. Select SD Card
For the purposes of this tutorial, we’ve backed up the files to an SD card. This adds some extra safety because your SD card might not be affected if there is some software issue with your phone.
3. Select Backup
Tap on the Backup folder on your SD card to access all the backup files you have stored. You can preview all the data from here or move it to another location.
The Final Word
Doing a local backup on your Oppo A37 is quite simple if you follow the steps listed above. What’s more, you don’t even need to download an app to do it. This is the easiest way to protect your data from loss or damage, so make sure to perform local backups on a regular basis.