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[Q]Restore CWM Backup of StockGB over CM11?

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By measel, Senior Member on 28th May 2014, 11:03 AM
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I made that big mistake to force a great upgrade on a friends phone and as always: problems occured and he's not happy, so my last resort is to restore the backup.

The base firmware was a Gingerbread-Stock. I rooted and created a backup with CWM. After that I had to install JB Stock to be able to install CM11 and now I have to go back to that backup.

Is it possible to just restore the backup? Or if I have to repartition/reformat the filesystem, is there a recovery that has that feature?

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28th May 2014, 11:21 AM |#2  
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i think u have to flash Stock GB with ODIN, root it, install CWM and restore ur Backup.
but im not expert !!
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28th May 2014, 12:20 PM |#3  
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i think u have to flash Stock GB with ODIN, root it, install CWM and restore ur Backup.
but im not expert !!

Well, I'm trying to find an easier way, because I have to walk him through it by mail or skype. :/
28th May 2014, 06:43 PM |#4  
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better do a fullbackup next time over adb
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