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Question [Q] Question about back up and restore between two phones

Question about backup and restore.

I am having a problem with the charger port on my EVO. It is rooted and running AlterROM Redux v1.0.2. I have a second EVO that my wife used, she upgraded to a Gallaxy S3. If I root her phone can I just use ROM Manager to backup my phone and then restore it to her phone?

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I dont believe that would work,over data cables from one phone to another,especially using a totally different phone.
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I dont believe that would work,over data cables from one phone to another,especially using a totally different phone.
Let me clarify.

My phone is a EVO 4g

Her phone (should of said old phone) is the EVO 4g

I would backup to a SD card. Swap card to other phone and then restore.

So both phones are the EVO 4g and I would be backing up and restoring from a SD card.


Was 2 am when wrote original post. Didn't proof read very well.
 
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I've heard some people say it would work, and I've heard some people say it wouldn't work. You could always root and make a backup of the stock ROM, and then give it a try. That way you have a backup to restore if it fails. But the decision to try is ultimately up to you.

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---------- Post added at 09:16 AM ---------- Previous post was at 09:09 AM ----------

If you decide to try it post back, I'm curious to get a definitive answer on this subject.

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