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[Q] Recover image files out of a Nandroid backup?

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By WalterNP, Junior Member on 25th January 2014, 05:04 PM
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Hey guys,

Last week i flashed CM11 in my S3. Before doing it, i did a nandroid backup via recovery and backed up apps + system data via TBP.

I didnīt realize that i had all my photos saved in my internal memory, so i didnīt save them before wiping.

Since i did a Nandroid, my photos must be stored there, right?

My question is:

Is it possible to recover all the pictures from that backup, without having to flash it? Maybe via "mskip" Gs3 Toolkit?

Thanks for your time!!

Walter
 
 
25th January 2014, 05:36 PM |#2  
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Hey guys,

Last week i flashed CM11 in my S3. Before doing it, i did a nandroid backup via recovery and backed up apps + system data via TBP.

I didnīt realize that i had all my photos saved in my internal memory, so i didnīt save them before wiping.

Since i did a Nandroid, my photos must be stored there, right?

My question is:

Is it possible to recover all the pictures from that backup, without having to flash it? Maybe via "mskip" Gs3 Toolkit?

Thanks for your time!!

Walter

Sorry nandroid does not backup all of internal sd card only data which does not store your photos..read this it helps explain >> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2270959 << Post 2
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Sorry nandroid does not backup all of internal sd card only data which does not store your photos..read this it helps explain >> http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2270959 << Post 2

Thanks for your response tallman43,

So if i understand correctly, Even if i restore my phone to itīs original via the Nandroid backup , my photos will still be gone?
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Thanks for your response tallman43,

So if i understand correctly, Even if i restore my phone to itīs original via the Nandroid backup , my photos will still be gone?

Yes afraid so that's why I backup my photo's to dropbox
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Yes afraid so that's why I backup my photo's to dropbox

Ok! Oh well, now i know for the next time!

Thanks!
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