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So I modified this script to automate file transfer in between reboots: #!/bin/sh rfolder=/mnt/sdcard/DCIM/100MEDIA lfolder=/home/arthur/Desktop/Nadia4 homeDir=`pwd` adb shell ls "$rfolder" > android.files ls "$lfolder" -1 > local.files rm -f update.files touch update.files while IFS= read -r q; do # Remove non-printable characters (are not visible ...


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It appears that the phone contains some photos and videos which I can see through the Gallery, but I am unable to import to Photos.app on OSX. From what I understand, you seem to be able to view the photos in your gallery but you're unable to find them when you connect the phone to your Mac. And you seem to be searching them only in DCIM. Are you sure that ...


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You can uninstall the "Google Photos Backup" from your device or simply sign out from the account in the Photos app. Then go to the web-version of Google Photos (photos.google.com) and delete the photos. Go to photos.google.com and login using the Google account you're using on your device. Place your cursor over items you want to move to trash. At the top ...


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Have you tried to take out your SD card and insert it to card reader to find your videos and photos? If you don't have a card reader or the way above doesn't work, you can download AirMore to transfer videos from Android to Mac 1.Download the app to your phone. 2.Go to airmore.com/web.html on PC and scan the QR code. 3.After you get connection, click "...


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If the physical transfer does not work, you could try an app like this: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.smarterdroid.wififiletransfer&hl=de It uses your wifi to transfer files, so that might be worth a try.


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I recommend another way, use this awesome app to backup and then restore on any android device you want: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ihnel.com.wifipassrecovery Now you can: - View your connected wifi passwords - Backup/restore easily - Share passwords with your friends - This is FREE APP. Edit: I am the developer of this app


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Yes. They are just files and can be deleted as normal. There are probably several symlinks and aliases on your device that all point to /mnt/sdcard/, nothing to worry about there.


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the reason for warning regarding backup is, dd just copy block wise everything, not caring about content. it clones the partition. of course you can use dd also for backup /system or /data partition in recovery mode. but in normal mode you should not use dd for mounted partitions, content may change during progress (android is running) and you probably get ...


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the checksum prevents of stealing data (put sdcard into someones phone and create a backup). you can not restore to even similar phones. i post the ektoric solution, please download the script from page 2. this skip checksum and makes it restoreable to other phones. root is required but no need to flash custom recovery. http://forum.xda-developers.com/...


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it's a general issue with Android 6.0, i also have this bug on my Galaxy S6 using ORO CSC and latest ROM (G920FXXS3DPE7 May-2016). It appears only after the phone is unplugged from charger and the backup app keeps the phone awake (not entering Deep Sleep). For the moment the only fix possible is to disable backup (Google "back up my data).


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You can access your data trough TWRP. In case you don't have that installed, try re-flashing your current rom via fastboot or stock recovery.


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there are some ideas to restore backup and reset screenlock without flashing anything. if still interested please come back to forum.xda-developers.com and answer my question regarding solution C. solution A is easiest way, but i have not tested 1. create userdata_20160208_095026.backup 2. root the phone. don't flash custom recovery 3. factory reset 4. ...


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I fixed the issue all you need is to flash the firmware ROM. I was using a custom ROM so I used CWM recovery to install it. Here's a link that could help but DON'T wipe data/reset factory, otherwise you will lose all your data.



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