Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 – How to Backup
Doing a regular backup of all the data on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is crucial to avoid losing your data. Backup files allow you to easily restore all the data in case you experience some software or hardware issues.
The backup files can be easily transferred to your computer, SD card, or cloud drive.
Without much further ado, let’s see how you can back up your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3.
Complete Data Backup
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3’s Android operating system lets you do a complete backup of all the data you have on the phone. You don’t need to download an external application or connect the phone to your computer. Follow the steps below to quickly back up your device.
1. Launch the Settings App
In Settings, swipe down until you reach Additional Settings and tap to open the Additional Settings menu.
2. Select Backup & Reset
In Additional Settings, swipe down until your reach Backup & Reset. Tap on Backup & Reset to access more options.
3. Select Local Backup
When you enter the Backup & Reset menu, tap on Local Backups.
This menu also allows you to turn on Auto Backups in case you don’t want to do it manually every time.
4. Tap on Back Up
When the Backup window appears, tap on Back Up to initiate the process.
5. Select the Data to Backup
The Backup window will appear. It lets you pick and choose the data that you wish to save. You can back up both your System files and all the Apps on the phone.
6. Make Sure to Check all Data
Enter the System and Apps menu and make sure everything is checked.
That being said, you can still uncheck any category as you wish.
7. Tap on Back Up
After you’ve selected all the data, tap on Back Up at the bottom of the screen.
8. Wait Until the Process is Completed
Tapping on the Back Up option will start the backup process. The status of you the backup is shown in percentages at the top of the screen.
This might take a while depending on the amount of data you have on the phone, so be patient.
9. Confirm Backup After Completion
When the backup is done, a log of that particular backup should appear in the menu.
Where to Find the Backup Files
You can easily find all of your backup files if you wish to move them to a computer or an SD card. Just follow the given path:
Explorer App – Storage Tab – MIUI Files – Backup – AllBackup – Select the Most Recent Folder
We hope this tutorial helped you realize how easy it is to do a backup on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3. This smartphone also allows you to move the backup files to any desired destination for extra safety. If you do this regularly, you will have no problem restoring your device in the event that it crashes.