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How to perform a restore of handheld data using the MS Backup application.

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Follow this procedure to perform a restore of handheld data using the MS Backup application.

IMPORTANT: Changes in operating system settings, application updates, removal of applications or restoring data to a different model handheld may affect access to data restored from a backup.

  1. Insert the Memory Stick® media into the Memory Stick® media slot .
  2. On the front of the handheld, tap the Home [FIG. 1] icon.
  3. In the Applications Launcher window, in the upper-right corner, tap the down arrow and then tap to select All .
  4. Tap the MS Backup icon.
  5. In the MS Backup window, under Date , tap to select the date of the file to restore.
  6. Tap the Restore button.
  7. In the Restore All Files window, tap the OK button.

    NOTES:

    • If a discordance error occurs, perform a soft reset and start the restore procedure again.
    • If unable to do a restore, the database files can be manually copied from the Memory Stick® media to the handheld.
  8. In the Confirm Restore window, tap the OK button.

    NOTE: If a Restore File warning window appears, tap the Yes button to overwrite a specific file with the backup version selected or tap the No button to leave file existing file on handheld.

  9. Once the file is restored, the handheld will restart.