1. tomacotuna's Avatar
    Hi i wana change my phone with one friend from l920 to l920 diferent color but i wander how can i backup my data apps /games, messeges is there any way plz tell me
    08-07-2013 04:51 PM
  2. Villain's Avatar
    settings and the "backup"


    can save:
    - applist+settings
    - text messages
    - photos
    Last edited by Villain; 08-07-2013 at 05:14 PM.
    08-07-2013 05:00 PM
  3. inteller's Avatar
    your phone doesn't need GDR2 to do that...my GDR1 phone does that today.


    NOTHING backs up app specific settings like games. Some apps will save config files to your Skydrive, but that's it.
    08-07-2013 05:01 PM
  4. tomacotuna's Avatar
    your phone doesn't need GDR2 to do that...my GDR1 phone does that today.


    NOTHING backs up app specific settings like games. Some apps will save config files to your Skydrive, but that's it.
    so my progress in games will be lost ? and i cant do anything for it ...ok.
    but is there a list of the app that i downloaded or i had ...so i will know what i need to redownload?
    Last edited by tomacotuna; 08-07-2013 at 05:25 PM.
    08-07-2013 05:11 PM
  5. Villain's Avatar
    your phone doesn't need GDR2 to do that...my GDR1 phone does that today.


    NOTHING backs up app specific settings like games. Some apps will save config files to your Skydrive, but that's it.
    hmmm didn't think the "apps+settings" was in the earlier version. I know txts and pics where
    08-07-2013 05:15 PM
  6. ttsoldier's Avatar
    so my progress in games will be lost ? and i cant do anything for it ...ok.
    but is there a list of the app that i downloaded or i had ...so i will know what i need to redownload?
    App Reinstaller | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United States)

    Or.Go to WindowsPhone.com , and check your purchase history.
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    08-07-2013 05:27 PM
  7. AR2186's Avatar
    so my progress in games will be lost ? and i cant do anything for it ...ok.
    but is there a list of the app that i downloaded or i had ...so i will know what i need to redownload?
    If you have the cloud backup enabled, your phone will pull down all the apps you had once you log in with your Microsoft account. Just make sure to turn WiFi on or you'll chew through your data plan
    08-08-2013 04:02 AM
  8. tomacotuna's Avatar
    If you have the cloud backup enabled, your phone will pull down all the apps you had once you log in with your Microsoft account. Just make sure to turn WiFi on or you'll chew through your data plan
    ok thx :D
    08-08-2013 04:52 AM
  9. ttsoldier's Avatar
    ok thx :D
    Your games progress will be lost though.
    08-08-2013 09:38 AM
  10. Fred P's Avatar
    !!!!windows phone 8 backup does not work unless your carrier supports 3G without a configured APN!!!!!!!

    you only get 1 chance to start the restore process and that is when you boot up a hard resetted phone.

    it will ask you at the start to enter your live account to fetch your backup from the cloud. but if your carrier needs to be configured to connect your phone to the internet you are out of luck, it didnt work for me or these guys:

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/nok...ard-reset.html
    08-08-2013 02:53 PM

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