Back up smartphone data to your media card

If your email account uses a BlackBerry® Enterprise Server, depending on the options that your administrator sets, you might not be able to perform this task. For more information, contact your administrator.
If you perform this task, any existing data on your media card is deleted and replaced with your smartphone data.
Before you begin:

To perform this task you must have a media card inserted in your BlackBerry® smartphone.

  1. On the home screen, click the Setup icon.
  2. In the Setup section, click Device Switch > Using a Media Card > Save Data.
    • To back up smartphone data including email, select the Save emails option.
    • To back up smartphone data excluding email, select the Don't save emails option.
  3. Click Continue.
  4. To set a password for your data, in the Password field, enter a password.
  5. In the Confirm field, re-enter the password.
  6. Click Save.

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