How to backup phone before rooting?

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  1. greenday

    greenday New Member

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    I am going to root my phone tonight, can someone please tell me step by step how to make a backup of my phone so I can have all contacts and stuff back when i'm done rooting? Hahah im a newb
     
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    pictures and videos are saved to the sd card and contacts are saved to your Google account.
     
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    As soon as you have root and your custom recovery installed, make a full nandroid backup incase you have any issues.
     
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    Sooo basically when I'm done rooting I just resync with my google account and it contacts will be back?
     
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    rooting isnt going to make you lose ANY data
     
  6. greenday

    greenday New Member

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    but installing a rom will right?
     
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    Yes. What method are you using? I know an easy way to root but ill probably be condemned for telling you.
     
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    nope you loose the same amount for rooting and switching ROMs but when ur rooted u can back up apps and settings with titanium backup
     
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    i wanna know =]..PM me
     
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