You can use the inSync mobile app to open backup files from any of your devices. By default, inSync displays the latest snapshot of your backup folders and files. You can also view the backup data from any other snapshot. By default, the file opens in a third-party app. You can open any file that Windows 8 and 8.1 supports.
To open a backup file
- On the inSync mobile app interface, slide to the Devices view.
- Tap the device from which you want to view the data. The Snapshots screen appears.
- Tap the snapshot from which you want to view files.
- Tap the files or folders that you want to open. By default, the file opens in a third-party app on the Windows device.