1. Expydude's Avatar
    Hey all I have a s3 rooted with a 4gb SD card installed and I just got a 32 GB class 10 for it. My question is I have my stock ROM backed up o my 4 gig what would be the safest way to transfer the trwp file from the old one to the new one. I'm a little worried I'll corrupt the file or lose it
    my awesome nexus 7
    11-23-2012 09:17 AM
  2. Cellmeister's Avatar
    Hey all I have a s3 rooted with a 4gb SD card installed and I just got a 32 GB class 10 for it. My question is I have my stock ROM backed up o my 4 gig what would be the safest way to transfer the trwp file from the old one to the new one. I'm a little worried I'll corrupt the file or lose it
    my awesome nexus 7
    Here it's easy, follow instructions below:

    - Using a USB Cable connect your device to PC & "Copy" (Do Not Move it) the SD card to a new folder on your PC OR Shut off phone (or dismount SD card in settings) & Remove old 4GB card & put it in SD Adapter to PC
    - Install new 32GB SD Card in the "Phone/device", go to settings, find the new 32GB SD & "Format it" using your "Phone"
    - Reboot phone & check the new SDcard is being seen (around 30-31 GB ish)
    - Connect phone/device via USB cable to PC and open that folder on PC
    - Copy (Do Not Move!) old SD card from PC to new Folder on phone/device (Optional name it Stock_Rom or similar)
    - Disconnect USB cables properly ie eject
    - Reboot phone & check, it should be all set

    I prefer the "reboots", "folders" & "proper USB Disconnect"

    Also put the old 4GB card in a safe place, I would also "Copy it" again to the "PC" as a backup

    Their are other ways but I find this the safest method for most all devices

    Hope that helps.
    Expydude likes this.
    11-23-2012 10:26 AM
  3. Expydude's Avatar
    Thanks that's what I was gonna do just wanted to double check

    my awesome red Slll on CM10
    11-23-2012 11:04 AM
  4. Expydude's Avatar
    It took about 15 min to copy to new folder then to new card does that sound about right

    my awesome nexus 7
    11-23-2012 11:56 AM
  5. srkmagnus's Avatar
    Those are often large files, so that seems about right. Did you keep a copy on the PC as a backup? You should have one copy on new sd card, one on the PC and maybe one on the old sd card if you left it there.
    Expydude likes this.
    11-23-2012 05:28 PM
  6. Expydude's Avatar
    Yea I have the old card put away and still have the folder on the pc , can never have to many back ups thanks for all of you guys help:beer:

    my awesome nexus 7
    srkmagnus likes this.
    11-23-2012 06:44 PM

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