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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by doesgo, Sep 23, 2010.

  1. doesgo

    doesgo Well-Known Member
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    1) Is "Nandroid" a generic name for an Android backup or is the name specific to ROM Manager?

    2) Is a backup made within the ROM Manager the same as one created when I click "Nandroid" from the recovery screen?

    3) Does doing a Nandroid backup through ROM Manager make having Titanium Backup unnecessary and redundant?

    4) Once I've done a Nandroid and have the .img files on the SDCard and the SD card backed up on my PC, I can go ahead and remove bloatware or flash custom ROMs with (relative) safety because I can re-image my phone later with from the backup?
     

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  2. androidtp

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    1. generic name for android backups
    2. i believe so
    3. i don't think rom manager saves the settings for your specific apps
    4. correct
     
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  3. doesgo

    doesgo Well-Known Member
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    Thanks for the response.

    Do you know what, if any, app will save the settings for e-mail and such? I can manually enter them if needed, but it's a bit tedious.
     
  4. androidtp

    androidtp Well-Known Member
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    no problem! froyo saves your google settings so it'll always be there. other than that, i believe you'll have to reenter them if you haven't used a previous nandroid and you're flashing a new custom rom
     
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