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I have recently rooted my Samsung Galaxy Y phone and installed the Titanium Backup (free version). Anyhow, I am not satisfied with it as many of the features are unavailable and I am asked to get the paid version.

My Question is: Are there any free alternatives to the services offered in Titanium Backup Pro?

I am in particular looking for the "Convert to user app" and "Enable 'multiple profiles' for this app" features.

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Email them and say you're tight on budget. They'll give you a legal copy. –  Sachin Shekhar Aug 21 '12 at 11:02
    
@SachinShekhar Really? Never heard of anything like that. –  user221287 Aug 21 '12 at 15:09
    
Try.. See if you are lucky or not... –  Sachin Shekhar Aug 21 '12 at 17:51
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There is no real alternative to TB as to my knowledge -- and I would wonder if I had missed it. I'm using TB now for about 2 years (and yes, I got a legal key from Joel in return for a short TB manual I wrote, which he then used on his website -- that time there was none available, so this was a typical win-win situation). I would have paid for it even, but that time Swiss people could not sell their apps on the market... TB is one of the few apps for ~5 EUR up I say is worth every cent. –  Izzy Aug 21 '12 at 18:53
    
@Izzy I know that it's totally worth it. –  user221287 Aug 23 '12 at 6:28

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I'm not aware of a full-blown replacement for Titanium Backup, but there are solutions for the specific functions you're after:

Recent versions of Link2SD can convert user apps to system apps and vice versa (available on Google Play).

SwitchMe offers a solution for switching among multiple user profiles (available on Google Play). The free version is limited to two profiles and "no security features".

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