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    Default how to reset game data?

    can anyone please help me, i have downloaded games on my samsung s4 and now i want to restart them from scratch, but when i uninstall them and re install the same game it takes me back to the point where i last played. is there any way to completely start from scratch?
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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    How about deleting it on your google play purchases?
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    Sounds like u have a dave file that is not held in the apk.

    Meaning that wiping app data may not help you but u csn try.
    Thsts in the applications menu in settings under the particular app.

    Otherwise finding the save data in the root directory is the only thing I csn think off.
    Probably an obb file set, cant remember where those are held off the top of my head.

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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    Quote Originally Posted by VictoriaPa1 View Post
    How about deleting it on your google play purchases?
    I dont think this will work. But u can try it.

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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    i have tried that but it still takes me back to the same point in the game when i re install it.
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    i did wipe the data and it did not help. where can i find the root directory?
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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    If you are asking me that, then I would not recomend you try to do that.

    U must be rooted to reach the root directory.

    Es file explorer will allow u to view the root directory, u must set up in the options to allow u to write changes or delete things from root.

    You must find where ur phone put said save file, it is diffrent for various devices. And various versions of android.

    I dont know the awnser to that without crawling into your root directory after making a backup in a recovery first and just teyong things which could kill ur os and force me to use the backup I just made to restore your device.

    Untill you sre comfortable with all this I dont recomend u try.

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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    thanx for your help so for now guess its just some games i will have to go without playing
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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    You can also check your sd card for a save game folder.

    Select in es file explorer to show hidden files and look for smothing that has the app name.

    This is much safer than exploring the root and may solve your issue.

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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    is this a common problem do you know? or could there be a problem with my phone
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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    Badley thought out code

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    Default Re: how to reset game data?

    You can try emailing the gsme developer and asking them where your saved game data is stored.

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