FORUMS

CloudPlayer: DIY HiFi Music Streaming Solution

In our Helpful Guide to Music Streaming Services, we mentioned several different services … more

Optimize Battery Life with This Useful App

Battery life is an important aspect of your smartphone, especially if you use it for more … more

The OnePlus 2 & The Year of Smartphone Compromises

We are very close to entering the last third of 2015, and we have now seen many of … more

OnePlus 2 Teardown, Major Android Vulnerability – XDA TV

The OnePlus 2 has been officially released. That and much more news is … more

[Q] Option to backup and restore unrooted Note 3

102 posts
Thanks Meter: 6
 
By ram11, Senior Member on 18th March 2014, 02:52 PM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
Hi,

Can anyone suggest a simple way to backup and restore while resetting the device?

I had to wipe the date on the phone and reset it, but lost several stuff including Nova settings, installed apps via apks from unknown sources, etc.

Any good app which simplifies the backup and restore option? Tried Mybackup pro and Helium before, but not good.

I do not want to root the phone to use Titanium backup though.
 
 
18th March 2014, 04:57 PM |#2  
Member
Flag C:\Android
Thanks Meter: 11
 
More
Have you tried backing up the device with the back up feature available in the settings?

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	uploadfromtaptalk1395158205138.jpg
Views:	61
Size:	119.2 KB
ID:	2637148  
19th March 2014, 10:19 AM |#3  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Allen`

Have you tried backing up the device with the back up feature available in the settings?

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A

I did, although the backup was a month ago. When I reset, i could not backup as I lost my AVG password so had to reset using the buttons. Restored it using the backup feature but like I said above most of the features were gone! For example, my nova settings, etc
19th March 2014, 10:35 AM |#4  
bekasulaberidze's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Tbilisi
Thanks Meter: 163
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by ram11

Hi,

Can anyone suggest a simple way to backup and restore while resetting the device?

I had to wipe the date on the phone and reset it, but lost several stuff including Nova settings, installed apps via apks from unknown sources, etc.

Any good app which simplifies the backup and restore option? Tried Mybackup pro and Helium before, but not good.

I do not want to root the phone to use Titanium backup though.

Titanium Backup is the BEST app
The Following User Says Thank You to bekasulaberidze For This Useful Post: [ View ]
19th March 2014, 10:45 AM |#5  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by bekasulaberidze

Titanium Backup is the BEST app

I know that. I have mentioned on top I dont want to use it, as I have to root the phone.

If you have suggestion for unrooted devices, let me know.
19th March 2014, 10:57 AM |#6  
bekasulaberidze's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Tbilisi
Thanks Meter: 163
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by ram11

I know that. I have mentioned on top I dont want to use it, as I have to root the phone.

If you have suggestion for unrooted devices, let me know.

I have tried many apps but they are not stable enough, try this app https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...g.go.backup.ex
The Following User Says Thank You to bekasulaberidze For This Useful Post: [ View ]
19th March 2014, 11:40 AM |#7  
ultramag69's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Waratah
Thanks Meter: 656
 
More
The problem for most apps is they need root access to put back settings and so forth... Unfortunately there is a limit to what most apps can do to an unrooted phone...
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Galaxy Note 3 Q&A, Help & Troubleshooting by ThreadRank