Backing up your device’s data is one of the most underrated tasks out there and unfortunately if you don’t backup SD card on Android you are putting your precious data at risk. Because of this, it’s important that you know some of the different data backup methods out there so that if you are struck by data loss, you can easily recover as much of your data as possible.
Part 1. Using dr.fone – Transfer to Backup SD Card on Android Phone
Below are the steps that you can use to easily backup the data that is stored on your SD card, with the use of dr.fone.
Step #1 – First, download and install the dr.fone – Android Transfer program accordingly. After it’s installed, go ahead and launch it.
Step #2 – Once the program is opened and ready to go, either connect the Android device containing the SD card or insert the SD card into your computer. Allow a few seconds for dr.foneto detect the connection.
Step #3 – Next, on dr.fone – Android Transfer select the “Explorer” option from the top panel. This will allow you to fully explore the data which is currently stored on the device.
Step #4 – Click on the “Export” bottom towards the top of the menu and select the location where you’d like the backup to be stored. Click “OK” once you’ve done so.
Alternatively, you can use the other method below.
Step #1 – Make sure that dr.fone is download, installed, and launched.
Step #2 – Connect the device which you are going to use to backup SD card on Android and allow a moment for dr.fone – Android Backup&Restore to detect this connection.
Step #3 – On dr.fone, click on the “Backup&Restore” option on the top panel which will display a variety of features for you to choose from. For this method, click on the “Backup” option.
Step #4 – On the next display, you will be able to selectively backup SD card on Android by choosing the file types that you’d like backed up, although this isn’t necessary.
A backup will then be taken and stored wherever you had chosen to have it stored. There are other programs out there to help you backup your SD card, such as Samsung Kies, although there is no doubt that dr.fone – Backup&Restore is the most effective program to get the job done out there.
Part 2. Using dr.fone – Backup&Restore to Restore SD Card Data
By following each of the steps below accordingly, you are able to restore any lost data from your SD card in just a matter of minutes.
Step #1 – Start off by downloading the dr.fone program, installing it accordingly, and launching it when you’re ready to move forward.
Step #2 – Once it’s installed, connect the device which has been impacted by data loss and allow a few moments for dr.fone and your computer to detect the connection.
Step #3 – Once the connection has been detected, click on the “Backup&Restore” option from the top panel. This will display a variety of features which dr.fone – Backup&Restore has to offer.
Step #4 – For this method, click on the “Restore” option.
Step #5 – Here, you will be prompted to locate and select a backup which you’d like to have restored to your device.
Note: to make this process a lot easier; it’s a good idea to have a separate folder located on your computer when taking backups so that if need be, you know exactly where to find it thus preventing further delays.
Step #6 – After selecting the most recent backup for your affected device, you will be provided with the option to selectively restore data. Although this is optional, if you are looking to have a particular file restored then this is in your best interests.
Step #7 – Click “Restore” and after a few moments, all of the data that you had once thought you had lost will be restored onto the SD card, and you will have full access to it once more.
When it comes to dr.fone, both the backup and recovery methods are incredibly easy. No matter how well you understand computers, dr.foneis without a doubt one of the most accessible data management programs out there and is the program that you want on your side when it comes to data loss.
Data loss is unfortunate, and although that’s the case, if you know how to backup SD card on Android regularly, you can minimize how much data is lost. There are simply no negatives to back up your data. It’s worth noting that if you have accidentally deleted important files from an SD card or you aren’t able to find something on it that was there earlier, dr.fone – Android Data Recovery can help you recover this data too.