Backup is indispensable. You love it or hate it; backup is highly needed. Sometimes when we get updates, restore the device to factory settings, or even upgrade the device to a custom ROM or the worst would be to lose the phone then backup comes as a saviour in case something goes wrong. If you backup your data you won’t have to cry tomorrow. This is also true that backing up the data will not come with a mere click. You either have to say hello to your wallet or go confuse what to do.
So, we have come up with a step by step guide to take backup of the data on your device. This is one stop guide your maximum devices like LG, Samsung, Android Phone, Sony or even a tablet. With it, you don’t need to go for the installation of a PC suite separately. Going with a dedicated app for above-mentioned on Android would be a good idea.
MyPhoneExplorer Application is one such app which helps to backup all the data. It works on both Linux and Windows. In this article, we will guide you how to Backup Your Data on Android device using MyPhoneExplorer Application.
Steps to install the MyPhoneExplorer Windows Application
- Data backup guide is for Android devices only
- Your device should have connectivity to the PC with Wi-Fi, USB data cable.
- Your device should be connected to Windows machine
Step 1: First of all, download the MyPhoneExplorer application
Step 2: On the downloaded file make a double click and when the pop up appears to agree to the license agreement.
Step 3: Then click on Next and make sure you should not click on Portable Installation
Step 4: Decide the destination folder where you want to place the file. It is advised that you should keep things like as it is and just click on install.
Steps to Synchronise the phone with the PC
Step 1: Download the MyPhoneExplorer Client application on your Android device
Step 2: Go to File > User > Add user
Step 3: A dialog box would appear with the option “Phone with Google Android-OS”, select it. Then select the mode of communication for the “Connect via wifi, Bluetooth or USB cable” section.
Before connecting do the following steps
For this go to File --> Settings and then Go to the Advanced 1 TAB and after that select the “Use X to minimize instead of closing MyPhoneExplorer” check box
Step 4: Now finally click on the Synchronisation button to proceed with the connection.
Note: It is suggested to run the MyPhone Explorer client app on your device before you actually run it on your PC. And make sure your phone is connected to the PC.
Steps to backup the data of Android
Step 1: Once the synchronization gets completed, you can take a backup of your important data like message, contacts, folders and more
Step 2: Go to the MyPhone Explorer, and at the top click on extras, a drop down will appear from there click on create backup
Step 3: Now select the files and application you want to back up. Then also select the folder where you want to place your files on the local computer.
Step 4: Wait for some time till you get the backup of your phone data.
This is relatively a pretty handy stuff to try your hands on backup although there are many other paid and non-paid solutions available in the market place. In the foreseen events you just need to go back to your PC and get a backup on your device.
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