Uh-oh! Your Android cell phone fell down to the ground, and it was crippling. Then, you leave no means untried to bring the dying phone back to life and regret not backing up your Android phone data on your computer beforehand. It is an actual phenomenon that most industrious users have this consciousness to back up their desktop machines, but fewer people remember to back up their Android mobile phones on computers. That's the reason why more and more Android users are suffering from the pain of losing important Android data without backup.
Why it is essential to back up Android on computer?
Keeping a backup for your Android phone is extremely necessary in case of unexpected disaster strikes your phone. If your Android device is unfortunately stolen, or you dropped your phone by accident, or you install a bad ROM, or your mobile phone is infected with malware or virus. All can lead to the data loss issue. Here are many backup tips for you to back up your Android device to computer. But here in this article, we are going to show you a one-stop method to copy your Android contacts, text messages, photos, videos and more files to your PC for backup.
Among those multifarious Android backup applications available on the Internet, Coolmuster Android Assistant (for all Windows/Mac versions) is regarded as the best Android mobile backup tool and plays an important role in backing up valuable Android data. With this handy and marvelous Android backup assistant, you can enjoy the easiest way to backup contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music, documents, eBooks, apps, etc., in a word, almost everything on your Android phone or tablet to computer with just a few simple clicks.
Now, you just need to free download the Android backup assistant and follow the steps below to have a try!
Step 1. Run the program and connect your Android device to computer
First of all, install and launch the Android Data Transfer tool on your computer, then you can use a USB cable to connect your Android phone or Android tablet to this computer. You may need to enable the USB debugging on your device to make it detectable by the software. If you have already set it, you can skip to the next step.
Follow the below instruction to enable USB debugging:
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
When the USB debugging is enabled, click "Allow" on your phone to allow the program super user authorization when an Superuser Request pops up.
Step 2: Analyze and preview the scanned out Android phone data
Your Android device will be detected by the program and all your Android data, such as Music, Videos, Photos, Contacts, Apps, Books, etc. will show up in the upper window. Just choose each category and preview the contained files in details. Please note the text messages are contained in the Contact tab.
Step 3. Select and start backup Android files to computer
Choose the files you want to transfer to your computer and click the button of "Export" to bring out the path choosing dialog. Specify an output folder for saving the exported Android data and then the transfer process will begin at once.
Data backup is an efficient solution to protect your precious Android phone data and Coolmuster Android Assistant is a life saver for those who want to backup everything from Android on PC.