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Backup Android Files to Mac - Android Backup Solution

The importance of backing up our technological devices is emphasized and reiterated over and over again by tech experts and specialists because all our private and important information is generally saved in our Android mobile phones. In many ways, this is a disaster waiting to happen, because no matter how advanced your Android phone may seem, it is still a machine, and machines can break down. If there comes a day when your phone runs into problems, and has to take a serious nap in order to repair itself, you do want to know that your data is safe and secure.

The Mac system is considered to be one of the best in the world for security, making it an ideal place to backup mobile files. That's why many people would like to choose Mac machine to save their important files. The only problem is that you need the help of a third party app to transfer data from an Android to a Mac for backup. The good news is that there is a tool out there which can help, and it is the Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac. This third party app has been designed specifically to help Android users learn how to backup data files, including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music, apps, documents and many more from Android to Mac, with the minimum of fuss and effort.

It has an easy to navigate interface, performs functions quickly and efficiently, and allows users to either cherry pick selected files for backup, or conduct a full back up at the click of a button. And it also comes with Windows version - Coolmuster Android Assistant, which is specially designed for Windows users to backup and manage Android data on Windows PC. Android Assistant, no matter Windows or Mac version, can work on almost all Android devices, such as Samsung, HTC, LG, Sony, Motorola and so forth. Just free download it to have a try.

Tips: Another tool from Coolmuster studio - Mobile Transfer for Mac, is also able to help you backup your Android device's to Mac computer without any hassle. Just directly click backup Android to Mac by using Mobile Transfer for Mac.

How to Backup Android Phone/Tablet Data to Mac Computer?

Step One: Download and install Android Assistant for Mac

The first step is to simply download and install the Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac on your Mac computer. Once the installation has finished, the app should launch itself, with an easy to navigate interface. At this point, connect your Android device to the Mac via a USB cable.

Backup Android Files to Mac

Follow the below instruction to enable USB debugging. If you did it before, you can skip to next step.

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".

After you finish the USB debugging, you can go to your device screen to tap the "Allow" option. Then, the parameter information of your device, including phone model, system version and storage space size will be shown in the main interface.

Backup Android Files to Mac

Step Two: Browse and preview the presented data files

The Android device should be automatically detected by the app, and all of the relevant files will then be presented within the interface window. In order to back them up, all that you have to do is selecting the ones that you want to be transferred to the Mac. The tool will allow you to click through and browse the files before you confirm the back up.

Backup Android Files to Mac

Step Three: Confirm the back up and wait for it to finish

Now that you have selected the data files that you want to back up, using the Mac, select the EXPORT button, and bring up the path choosing options. This should be a familiar enough process, because the system is merely asking you where you want to place the backed up files on your computer. Once you have picked a destination folder, the backup process will start. It should take minutes for the back up to finish.

Ok, the guide above is helping you backup Android data to Mac in the easiest way. Now, you can use your Mac as a safe and secure home for your Android important files!

Tips: Backup Android Device to Mac Using Mobile Transfer for Mac

You can also use Coolmuster Mobile Transfer for Mac, which is another Mac-based tool for all Mac users to transfer data from their Android devices to Mac for backup. In addition to that, you can also transfer data from phone to phone, from phone to Mac, and from Mac to phone, as well. If you are a Windows user, you can try the Windows version of the Mobile Transfer - Coolmuster Mobile Transfer to backup Android to PC. Next, we will show you how to use the Mobile Transfer for Mac to backup Android to Mac. Just click the following button to free download the program on your Mac.

Tips: Here are also some useful guides to teach you how to backup Android tablet, Sync Android with Mac.

Step 1: After installing and launching the Mobile Transfer for Mac, connect your Android mobile phone to the Mac computer with a USB cable. Then, the program will detect the Android device soon.

Step 2: Navigate to the main interface of the program and choose "Backup on Computer" option. Then, all the transferable data on your Android is displayed and categorized here.

Step 3: Select the file types you want to backup on Mac by ticking off the checkbox in front of the file types. Then, click the "Start" button to begin the backup process.

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