How do I restore my data from my Samsung account after a factory reset?

To restore backed up data after a factory reset please follow the process below:
 
* Some Models don’t have this feature.
 
Restoration requirements
> You need to save your data to your Samsung account service prior to a Factory reset.*
> Your Samsung account back up will back up device data such as contacts, calendar and settings but will NOT back up items such as photos or other media. 
Click here to find out how to back up photos and media to Dropbox
Click here to view steps showing you how to back up photos and media to your SD card.
Click here to view steps showing you how to set up your Samsung account from your mobile device.
> You can the reset your device (Factory Reset) and proceed with the following process:

2 After device powers up, connect to a Wi-Fi network

1. Go to Apps
2. Go to Settings
3. Select Wi-Fi: Turn on Wi-Fi (allow device to search for a Wi-Fi network and tap on the one you wish to connect to)

3 Sign in to your Samsung Account

1. Go to Apps
2. Go to Settings
3. Add Account
4. Select Samsung Account and sign in with your account details. If you have forgotten your account details, you can reset them here.

4 Restore your “backed up” data

* Please ensure any other files you wish to keep on your device (music / pictures etc) have been backed up for using for example Kies / Dropbox etc.

1) Tap Apps, 2) Tap Settings, 3) Tap Cloud, 4) Tap Device Backup, 5) Select Restore
6) Device will retrieve data, 7) Tap items to e restored and then tap Restore now, 8) Restlore pop up indicating that data will be downloaded, 9) Restored icon will appear to confirm

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