How to Backup & Restore your Android on Computer

Many smartphones running Android OS don't have an assistant to help backup and restore contents like contacts, call logs, SMS, music, movies, photos and even applications. In fact, it is very important for all Android users backing up their phone contents to computer. That way, they can keep and restore all Android data from computer whenever the origional one get deleted or lost during the process of formatting SD card, resetting to factory data, rooting phone, etc.

So, how can we backup and restore Android data to computer? Here provides you two ways to backup contacts, text messages, calendar, Call logs, playlists info, apps, photos, music and videos from Android device with very short time.

Part 1: Back Up Data with Phone Transfer

Step 1 Download and Install Phone Transfer
Click the buttons below to download and install the software on PC or Mac.

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Step 2 Run the program and select backup mode
Install and run the Android app backup tool on your computer. You'll be asked to select a mode. Choose "Back Up your Phone".

Connect to PC

Step 3 Backup Android files to computer
Connect your Android device to computer. And you can see that all your Android data (Music, Videos, Photos, Contacts, SMS and Apps) can be detected by the Android Transfer app and listed in the middle. You can backup these data one-by-one or all at one time by checking the box and click "Start Copy".

One Click Back up

Step 4 Restore Android data from your Android
Once you have backup your Android device, you can restore them in the future. What you need to do is select "Restore from Backups" in the homepage and click "Start Copy" to get them back.

Choose Contents to Restore

Part 2: Back Up Content via Android Transfer

Step 1Download and Install Android Transfer
To start with, click the buttons below to download and install Android Transfer according to your computer system.

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Step 2 Back Up Data to Computer
After installation, run the program on computer. Then, plug your Android device in the computer. When it's connected, the software will scan the data stored in the phone. You can preview the data by selecting the items listed in the left column. Choose the content that you want to back up and hit the "Export" button. All the selected data will be saved in your computer. 

Backup Data from Android to Computer

Both of the two software are very useful as you can see. But if you want to transfer data in between iPhone and Android device, Phone Transfer will meet your need.

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