Galaxy TabPro S: How to backup and restore the system

Galaxy TabPro S: How to backup and restore the system

Keep your personal information, app data, and settings safe on your device. Back up sensitive information using Samsung Recovery. See the steps below on how to Backup data:


Backing up the current system

● Step 1: Connect an external storage device.


Note: A Samsung Multiport Adapter is needed to connect any external devices to the TabPro S. This accessory is sold separately.

Step 2: On the taskbar, tap Start start  > All apps > Samsung > Samsung Recovery.


Step 3: Tap Backup Management > New backup.


new backup  



Step 4: Enter backup information and select the external storage device.


backup info


Step 5: Tap Backup.


Step 6: When the backup starts, a window will appear. Tap Yes.


Step 7: When the backup is completed, a window will appear. Tap OK.

When the backup is finished, the backup image will appear on the backup management screen.


Restoring the System

Restore the device to its factory default settings, or to a previous recovery point. Before performing a factory data reset, ensure to back up all important data stored on the device.


Note: Back up important data to an external storage device regularly to prevent restore.


Step 1: On the taskbar, tap Start Start.

Step 2: Tap All apps.

Step 3: Tap Samsung.

Step 4: Tap Samsung Recovery.

Step 5: Tap Factory image.



Step 6: Tap Recover.

Step 7: Then tap OK.



Restoring to a Backup Point

Select a backup point saved on an external storage device to restore the device to that point.

Step 1: Connect the external storage device to the device.

Step 2: On the taskbar, tap Start start> All apps > Samsung > Samsung Recovery.

Step 3: Tap Backup Management, select a backup image, and then tap Recover.

Step 4: Tap Recover.

Contents Satisfaction Survey

  • Q1Is this content helpful?
  • Q2How satisfied were you with this content?
  • Q3

Did not find what you're looking for? We're here to help.


Chat with us

Live Chat Support with a Samsung product expert.

Mobile Support Self Service Booking

Book a Mobile Product Service Request via Australia Post

We'll respond within 24 hours of your request.

Email Escalation

We endeavour to respnd within 24 hours.


1300 425 299

For all Mobile device enquiries
24 hours / 7 days a week

1300 362 603

For all other product enquiries
24 hours / 7 days a week

For all Printer related inquiries,
please click here
or visit

Please click here
to view the latest news regarding the Samsung sale of Printer business to HP.

Face-to-Face Support

Find a Service Centre

Search for the nearest Samsung Service Centre's in your area.

In-Store Support

Create a booking to see one of our friendly Samsung staff members at one of our Samsung Retail Stores.

Contact Us