Support If I do a factory reset do I lose everything on sd card?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by andonakis, Jan 14, 2011.

  1. andonakis

    andonakis Well-Known Member
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    Would like to do a factory reset so my phone can start acting normal again. I have a few questions:

    Will I lose data like pictures and videos on my sd card?
    Will I lose root?
    I have my backup pro, what does it all save when I do a restore from it?
     

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  2. nitsuj17

    nitsuj17 Well-Known Member
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    it wont touch anything on your sdcard :)
     
  3. nklenchik

    nklenchik Well-Known Member
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    You won't lose root either. It just wipes the data that was saved on the phone's internal memory.
     
  4. {LCD}Stelios

    {LCD}Stelios Well-Known Member
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    Factory reset wipes the internal memory, so I will lose all my apps that can't be moved over to the sd card?:eek:
     
  5. saps

    saps Well-Known Member
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    Yes but app data remains on the sdcard. Get yourself the app called Titanium Backup its a godsend to the root crowd who frequently wipes data. You can backup and then restore any app and its data.
     

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