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[Q] freeze in cwm 6.0.4.7 when doing a factory reset

8th August 2014, 11:55 AM |#11  
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you cant open these on pc they are fine

they are backed uo that way so no one can ness with ur backupps so they are safe to restore

twrp can restore them and arent corrupter



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I used twrp on my mortorola Atrix and it was possible to extract backup content on my pc with 7zip (.win files).
So perhaps it's a newer twrp version used here and backup files are criated in a different way ?
I also faced this strange thing when restoring with twrp: http://forum.xda-developers.com/xper...-twrp-t2836727

So I'm now using cwm ... but it is slower.
8th August 2014, 11:58 AM |#12  
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I used twrp on my mortorola Atrix and it was possible to extract backup content on my pc with 7zip (.win files).
So perhaps it's a newer twrp version used here and backup files are criated in a different way ?
I also faced this strange thing when restoring with twrp: http://forum.xda-developers.com/xper...-twrp-t2836727

So I'm now using cwm ... but it is slower.

new backup method i think,

even if you cant extract with pc it doesnt mean that it doesnt work in recovery

i personally use twrp as i dont trust cwm and this is due to me using cwm on my first android phone till now cwm always failed with something and twrp worked fine always
9th August 2014, 09:10 PM |#13  
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you cant open these on pc they are fine

they are backed uo that way so no one can ness with ur backupps so they are safe to restore

twrp can restore them and arent corrupter



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I found a way to manage twrp backup files on PC: with TotalComander and renaming files as .tar
This wasn't necessary with twrp on Motorola Atrix (can be open with 7zip), but the version with Xperia is different.
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