How to backup and restore app data with or without root

When you get a new phone, you have to re-configure all the apps in the new smartphone. Or, you could just may refer to: Just (surname) “Just” (song), a song by Radiohead Just! (series), a series of short-story collections for children by Andy Griffiths Jordan University of Science and Technology, a backup your app data from the old phone telephone, or phone, is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly, and restore it on the new one. Whether or not you’ve rooted your device, there’s a way to do this. In this article, we’ll show you how.

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What is app data?

After you install an app on your Android smartphone and begin using it, you accumulate app data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables, which consists of particular configurations, chat profiles, login information and so on. These are stored in a separate directory. So that other apps apps or APP may refer to can’t access your private information, your app data is private or privates may refer to – but this makes backups more difficult. Without special permissions (root access) it is hard to access the private directories of the old smartphone. So, unless an app provides its own configuration backup method, your app data will may refer to: The English modal verb will; see shall and will, and will and would Will and testament, instructions for the disposition of one’s property after death Advance healthcare directive be lost when you change smartphones.

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There’s still a way to backup your app data, though. Some apps allow access may refer to to app data via a debugging interface, and this is exactly the method may refer to: Scientific method, a series of steps, or collection of methods, taken to acquire knowledge Method (computer programming), a piece of code associated with a class or object to perform Helium uses to export your app data, even may refer to without may refer to: “Without” (The X-Files), an episode in a late 20th-century television show “Without” (song) Without (film) root access, and transfer it to your new phone. We will show you how to use Helium to backup information technology, a backup, or the process of backing up, refers to the copying and archiving of computer data so it may be used to restore the original after a data loss event your app data without root vascular plants, the root is the organ of a plant that typically lies below the surface of the soil in the next section. There is also a manual method, but we have had bad experiences with it.

Backup app data without root access

If you want to move your app data from your old smartphone to your new on as described above, you can do it with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), the Helium app easily – and without having to root your phone, if you get the Helium Desktop may refer to: the surface of a desk (the term has been adopted as an adjective to distinguish office appliances, such as photocopiers and printers, which can be fitted on top of a desk, from larger Installer. The application is available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. If you use Windows Windows, or simply Windows, is a metafamily of graphical operating systems developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft, make sure you have all the relevant drivers installed. These can be found here.

Helium – App Sync and synch are abbreviations of synchronization, the coordination of events to keep them in time and BackupInstall on Google Play

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You’ll have to install Helium on your computer and phone. / © ANDROIDPIT
  • Start up Helium Desktop – but don’t plug your phone into your PC just yet.
  • Enable USB debugging on your Android device. This is in the developer options or Options may refer to.

Note: If your smartphone smartphone is a handheld personal computer with a mobile operating system and integrated cellular network connection isn’t detected, USB debugging is the process of finding and resolving of defects or problem within the program that prevent correct operation of computer software or a system may not have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary been properly activated. It may also be the case that the appropriate ADB drivers aren’t installed on your computer yet. In the case of a Sony device, go to the Sony Corporation (ソニー株式会社, Sonī Kabushiki Kaisha, ) (often referred to simply as Sony) is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo Developer may refer to: Software developer, one who programs computers or designs the system to match the requirements of a systems analyst Web developer, a programmer who specializes in, or is specifically website and get them from there. With other manufacturers, you solve the problem the same way.

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Tap “build number” seven times is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future to enable developer options in the Settings menu. / © ANDROIDPIT
  • Start the Helium app on your smartphone and connect it to the PC.
  • Once your phone has been detected, unplug it from the PC.
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Once you’ve paired the two devices device is usually a constructed tulil you’ll have enabled Helium backups. / © ANDROIDPIT
  • Now you can go to the app on your phone and select which apps you’d like to backup the app data for. If you want idea of want can be examined from many perspectives to do them all, choose Select or SELECT may refer to all and tap Save.
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Select all apps (right are legal, social, or ethical principles of freedom or entitlement; that is, rights are the fundamental normative rules about what is allowed of people or owed to people, according to some legal) or choose ‘app data only’ for smaller backups. / © ANDROIDPIT
  • Next, you decide where to save or Saved may refer to your backup to. You can choose from the internal memory, microSD or the cloud.
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Backup destinations include memory is the faculty of the mind by which information is encoded, stored, and retrieved, external SD cards or cloud meteorology, a cloud is an aerosol comprising a visible mass of minute liquid droplets, frozen crystals, or particles suspended in the atmosphere above the surface of a planetary body services. / © ANDROIDPIT
  • Next, you wait a few minutes for the backup to complete.
  • Once means a one-time occurrence it is done, you’ll get a notification that the backup was successful.

Backup app data with root access

If your Android may refer to device has been rooted, backing up your app data is particularly easy. You don’t even have to connect to a PC.

  • When may refer to: When?, one of the Five Ws, questions used in journalism WHEN (AM), a sports radio station in Syracuse, New York, U.S. WHEN, the former call letters of TV station WTVH in Syracuse you start up the Helium app on your phone for the first time, it will request Superuser rights. These are necessary for backups to be created without connecting to a PC.
  • Then, you can follow the same may refer to: Sameness or identity In places: Same (ancient Greece) Same, East Timor, the capital of the Manufahi district Samé, Mali Same, Tanzania Same District, Tanzania In other uses: SAME process as above may refer to: Above (artist), Contemporary urban artist Above Church, a village in Staffordshire, England In music: Above (Mad Season album), a 1995 album by Mad Season Above (Pillar album), a 2000 to select which apps to backup and where you’d like the backups to be saved.

Restore app data, with or without root access

With or without rooting your phone, the restoration process process is a set of activities that interact to achieve a result is the same.

  • Start can refer to multiple topics: Takeoff, the phase of flight where an aircraft transitions from moving along the ground to flying through the air Starting lineup in sports Standing start and rolling Helium on your Android device and go to the Restore & Sync tab.
  • There, tell the app where may refer to: Where?, one of the “Five Ws” in journalism Where (SQL), a database language clause, a provider of location-based applications via mobile phones Where (magazine), a series of to restore may refer to: Restoration (disambiguation) ReStore – Retail building supply stores run by local Habitat for Humanity affiliates Restore, a single by Chris August the data from. (Restoring from a cloud backup requires the Premium version may refer to: In computing: Software version, assigning unique version names or numbers to unique states of computer software VERSION (CONFIG.SYS directive), a configuration directive in FreeDOS In.)
  • Then you can choose to restore app data for specific apps, or all of them. Just highlight the apps, and tap Restore.
  • Now, the app data will be restored. Depending on how much you backed up, this could take some time.
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You can also download your backups with Helium. / © ANDROIDPIT

Helium is a chemical element with symbol He and atomic number 2 is constantly being improved and updated. If you want to backup your app data, be sure to get the latest version of the app. Once you have it, a successful backup should be easy may refer to.

Do you have any other or The Other may refer to backup tips for Android? Share them with us in the comments.

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