How Do I Manually Transfer App Data From Android to Android?

Android, Android Apps

Are you getting a new Android device and wondering how to transfer your app data? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of manually transferring app data from one Android device to another. So, let’s dive in!

Step 1: Check Google Account Sync

Before we begin, make sure that you have successfully synced your app data with your Google account. This will ensure that your data is backed up and can be easily restored on your new device.

To check if your app data is being synced:

  1. Open the Settings app on your Android device.
  2. Scroll down and tap on Accounts.
  3. Select your Google account.
  4. Check if the toggle for App Data is turned on.

Step 2: Install Apps on Your New Device

The next step is to install the same apps on your new Android device. You can either download them from the Google Play Store or use a backup and restore app like Helium or Titanium Backup to transfer both the apps and their data.

If using the Google Play Store:

  1. Open the Play Store app on your new device.
  2. Type in the name of the app in the search bar.
  3. Select the correct app from the search results.
  4. Tap on Install.

If using a backup and restore app:

  1. Download and install the backup and restore app of your choice from the Play Store.
  2. Open the app and follow the on-screen instructions to create a backup of your apps and data on your old device.
  3. Transfer the backup file to your new device via USB, cloud storage, or any other method.
  4. Install the same backup and restore app on your new device.
  5. Open the app and restore the backup file you transferred earlier.

Step 3: Restore App Data

Now that you have installed the apps on your new device, it’s time to restore their data. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the app you want to restore data for.
  2. If prompted, sign in with your Google account that was used to sync the app data.
  3. Navigate to the settings or options menu within the app.
  4. Select an option like “Restore” or “Sync” to initiate the data restoration process.
  5. Note: The exact steps may vary depending on the app you are using. If there is no built-in option for restoring data, check if there is an external backup file available for import within the app settings.

Congratulations! You have successfully transferred your app data from one Android device to another manually. Enjoy using your new device with all your favorite apps and their data intact!

We hope this tutorial has been helpful to you. If you have any further questions, feel free to ask in the comments below.