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By yunior597, Senior Member on 18th February 2014, 01:10 AM
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since moto G does not count with micro sd support, i find it quite diffiicult to find a app to backups my aplications.

Which program can i use to make a backup in pc?
 
 
18th February 2014, 02:59 AM |#2  
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Try mybackup pro (paid) and helium (free) available on play store.
18th February 2014, 05:36 PM |#3  
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Try mybackup pro (paid) and helium (free) available on play store.

Helium is a bit quirky with Motorola phones. I could not restore my backup (on the phone sd card ) after upgrading my phone to Kitkat . Luckily I had made an earlier backup onto the computer over WiFi
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Titanium, obackup and so on...
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since moto G does not count with micro sd support, i find it quite diffiicult to find a app to backups my aplications.

Which program can i use to make a backup in pc?

Creating a backup of your SD card is not that same as backing up your applications. For backing up applications with data, I recommend Titaniumbackup. It does require root though, if you're not rooted Helium is a good runner up.

For copying contents from internal storage to your PC, I'd stay away from copying files/folders using Windows explorer via MTP/PTP. My experience is that file transfers will often fail or hang. Use adb push/pull commands instead, or use an app that will run a FTP server on your phone, allowing access via a FTP client on your PC.
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Ive found that Helium constantly breaks while trying to backup large APKs . So here is a work around which worked for me get a backup of installed apps and data .

Backup
1) Backup apk using ES Explorer or equivalent .
2) Backup contents of /Android/obb . ( this is where some apps like games store extra content )
3) Take backup of data using Helium using Web console . May be you can try backing up to device also .. Might work

Restore
1) You can either manually install backed up apps using any Android File explorer OR simply use ADB command line (no app installation prompts )

adb install -r APk .

To batch install on DOS use

for %i in (*.apk) DO adb install -r "%i"

2) now restore app data using Helium using web console or restoring from device .

3) Restore obb folder contents

This for me was much faster and had lesser failures due to Helium hanging
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Originally Posted by yunior597

since moto G does not count with micro sd support, i find it quite diffiicult to find a app to backups my aplications.

Which program can i use to make a backup in pc?

how do you backup whatsapp data,or any other app data which usually takes place on sd card.is it so that it gets created in internal memory itself? or we dont have any option for backup as we cant use sd card? i am going to buy this phone,so tell me
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