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How to set Google Photos to only back up when on Wi-Fi

Running automatic backups for your photos is both smart and easy these days. Here's how to tweak the settings so your backups don't hurt your monthly data allowance.

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Backing up your phone's photo library is a must if you want to ensure your precious memories last a lifetime rather than only the life of your phone. Taking Google Photos as a good example of how easy it is these days, here's how to let the backups happen while saving your mobile data by restricting backups to when you get back to Wi-Fi.