This guide will work on all the android smartphone users and one of the best way to save the backup file on the windows PC. Works on all rooted and non-rooted android smartphones. Read the guide carefully and follow all the steps one by one on your phone and PC.
Back up Android apps settings on Google cloud
Few month back we posted an article How to Backup Your Android Mobile Data on Google Server. With the help of this method, you can save app data and all of your phone’s settings including Wi-Fi passwords to your Google account.
1. On your phone, go to Settings > Accounts & sync.
2. From here click on your Google account, and tick mark “Auto-sync data”. Next, tap on Google. Now, tap on the Gmail ID you used to sign onto the phone. From here, you can turn on all the options so that all your Google related information gets synced to the cloud. Which includes your contacts, photos (uploaded to Google+, privately if you want), app data, calendar events, Chrome tabs, your Google Fit data and more.
3 Now go to Settings > Backup & Reset. Check Back up my data. That’s it now all your data will save on your Google server. Next time when you log into some other Android phone with the same account, all your settings will save on your phone, which includes contacts, WiFi settings, applications data, etc.
Locally Backup Android media files (Images, Videos, Songs) on your PC
To save all your media files on your PC like videos, images, songs ringtone use this method. All you need a USB cable and Windows PC.
Connect your phone to the PC with USB cable and you will see your phone in My Computer folder. See the screen shot below:-
Open the Phone folder on the PC and Move all the File, which you want to save on your Windows PC. All your Images are saved on your DCIM folder and Songs in Music Folder. See the screenshot below:-
This way you can save all your files on our PC and restore them easily on your phone.
Back Up Android SMS, Apps, Contacts
To take the back up of all your installed application you have to install a free app called Super Backup : SMS & Contacts. With the help of this free app, you can easily backup apps & contacts & SMS & Call logs & Bookmarks & Calendars to the SD card/Google Drive/Gmail or Windows PC.
Install the app on your phone and take the backup of your app, contacts, etc. and share them on your Gmail account. Or move them to the PC. To do this connect your phone the PC and copy the SmsContactsBackup folder on your PC. Now all your contacts, apps, call, messages backup are saved on your desktop.
To restore them on your new phone, install the Super back up again and move the SmsContactsBackup folder on your phone to the PC. And run the restore from the Super Backup Android app.
How do you back up Android phone? Let us know via the comments.