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I am currently using the latest version of Cyanogen Mod. I have a backup of the stock rom. I am using Clocworkmod as a recovery tool. I do not know what type of backup it is. There was no nandroid.md5 in the backup folder when I tried to restore, so I created an empty file. The problem is that it restores everything except for the data. It shows an error What I'm left with is a brand new factory form Stock rom, with all my data lost. Please help

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What does It shows an error? –  t0mm13b Aug 21 '13 at 19:13
Do you wipe the current data and caches before attempting to restore the backup? –  cLick Aug 21 '13 at 20:10
The question is a bit unclear: 1) Where does the Nandroid backup come from: stock or current CM? 2) There is no such thing as "CyanogenMod as recovery". Do you mean ClockWorkMod? 3) Are you trying to restore a stock Nandroid to a running CM (or vice versa)? That would not be a good idea. Please take a look at the tag wikis for backup and Nandroid plus their frequent questions for additional information, e.g. on how to obtain specific parts out of a Nandroid backup. –  Izzy Aug 21 '13 at 20:39
1) the backup comes from the stock ROM 2) Yes sorry about that. have written this question after a 90 hours work week, 3) right now I have a CM installed the latest one. I DO NOT want to restore just a part. I want to restore the entire stock room. When I try to it restores everything except the data, and I'm left with a brand new stock with nothing in it. I REPEAT: i DONT WANT TO RESTORE A PART OF THE BACKUP BUT THE WHOLE THING –  dragonilly Aug 24 '13 at 4:05

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