SoftBank Robotics documentation What's new in NAOqi 2.5?

Restore my Aldebaran robot user data

1/5 - Making the Aldebaran robot ready for restoration

Step Action

Make sure your robot is in version 2.3 or higher.

For further details, see: Upgrading my NAO.

Check the battery level.

Important: make sure the robot battery is fully charged: a power shortage during restoring could leave the robot in a fatal state.

Tips: if your battery has a limited autonomy, you should leave the charger plugged during the upgrade. However it could be wise to order a new battery.

Make sure you have installed Choregraphe suite.

For further details, see: Choregraphe suite - Installation Guide.

Launch Memory Backup.

2/5 - Select the task to perform

Step Action

Select Restore ....



This action will replace some data on the robot by the ones present in the backup file. It cannot be reverted.

Click the Next button.

3/5 - Connecting to the Aldebaran robot

Step Action

Select a Aldebaran robot in the list, or type his IP address.


Then click the Next button.

Enter the password of the Aldebaran robot.

Click the Connect button.
Click the Next button.

4/5 - Selecting the file to restore

Step Action

Use the Browse button to select the backup file to restore on the robot.

Then click the Next button.

5/5 - Finalize the restoration

Step Action

Read it carefully and then click the Restore button.



You will not be able to pursue if the robot is not plugged.

Once the restoration is done, click the Finish button.

See also Backup/Restore robot data troubleshooting.