Everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall
Just two weeks after Samsung launched its new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, the company issued a major recall following dozens of complaints the device caught on fire while charging.While details surrounding the Note 7 recall are still trickling out, we rounded up everything you need to know about the incident and how Samsung is responding.
|Note7 Recall - Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Fire Front,Explosion|
So if you need to exchange your issued Note 7 for new Galaxy S7/S7 Edge or the new Note 7s,you must to back up the data on your Galaxy Note 7 and then erase all your personal data before hand so as to prevent a data leaking problem. In additional,to preventing your Note7 from unexpected exploding, stolen or damaged,I recommend you backup your phone’s data to computer,regularly in case of loss of your private data.If you plan to exchange your issued Note 7 for recall,you must to backup Note 7 data before recalling.Today,let’s teach you how to backup and restore data on Samsung Galaxy Note 7.
|back up Galaxy Note 7 data to Mac/PC before exchanging it|
Galaxy Note7 - Safety Recall:Back Up your Galaxy Note 7 before Returning it for Recall
Android Data Backup & Restore(Mac) tool is one of feature in Android Data Recovery(Mac),which can help you backup contacts, messages, call logs, photos, music, notes, Apps, App data, etc from Samsung Galaxy Note 7/Note 5/S7/S6/S5 to your Macbook,and then restore the backed up contents to new phone or the same phone directly on Macbook.If you use Windows computer,the Android Data Backup & Restore enables you backup and restore everything from Samsung Galaxy Note/S/ACE/J and other Android phones or tables with 1 click.
Below learning how to backup and restore Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Mac for example.
Part 1:Backup Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Data to Mac
Step 1 Run the program and Connect Your Note 7 to PC/Mac
First of all,please free download the Android Data Recovery program and plug your Note 7 in with USB cable.
Step 2 Select Data Types off Galaxy Note 7 to Backup
After connecting your Galaxy Note 7 to computer, you can select data type:photos,videos,contacts,sms,apps,call logs,ect.and then click“Backup” button to begin transfer data from Note 7 to computer for back. Please follow the guide asked and keep your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 connecting during the backup process.
Step 3.Start Backup All Contents from Note 7 to PC/Mac
The entire process will take no more than a few minutes depending on the data on your Android device.
Step 4.View the Backup Contents on Computer
When the backup is completed, you can check your data by clicking “View the Backup”,you can see the contents of the backup file on computer.
Part 2: Restore Backed up Content to Samsung Galaxy Note 7s/S7/S6
When you have got the new Note 7s,S7,S6,If you have make Samsung Galaxy Note 7 backed up before as the part 1,you can restore data to new phone from a backup file,these backups can either be of this Android device or any other device.
Step 1.Connect Your Galaxy Note 7s/S7/S6
Use a USB cable connect your Samsung phone to computer,then choose the data you want to restore. Select the different file types on the left and then select the files you want. Click on "Restore" to start.
Step 2.Select the Backed up History
In this step,you can also choose the data you want to restore that you have make backed up before. Select the different file types on the left and then select the files you want. Click on "Restore" to start.
Click the items in the left column and you will be allowed to preview all contents in detail. Choose the backed up contents want to restore and hit the“Restore” to start.
Allow authorization and then click "OK" to continue.
Step 4.Complete Restore Data to Samsung Galaxy Note 7/S7/S6 from Backups
Waiting until the restore process has been completed,and all the types of data have been successfully restored to your phone,however,you can see all the previous data on your phone.
Free download the Android Data Backup,Restore tool and begin to make your Samsung phone backup.
Related Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Articles:
How to Recover Data from Broken Samsung Galaxy
How to Switch Contacts from Samsung to Samsung
Transfer Contacts between iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Note 7
How to Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Galaxy Note 7/S7/S6