1. ROADDOG64's Avatar
    I am having issues with texting and was going to do a factory reset will I lose my contacts and apps I purchased I did a back up and moved what I could to my aim card anything else I should do and can I get aps I paid for back from the play store ? Sorry new to android thanks in advance for the help

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    01-21-2014 11:48 AM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    I am having issues with texting and was going to do a factory reset will I lose my contacts and apps I purchased I did a back up and moved what I could to my aim card anything else I should do and can I get aps I paid for back from the play store ? Sorry new to android thanks in advance for the help

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    As long as you use the same Gmail account, everything should restore. Contacts would depend on if you synced to Google or not. Paid apps will still download, and you will not have to re purchase them.
    01-21-2014 12:01 PM
  3. ROADDOG64's Avatar
    Thanks very much for the quick reply

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    01-21-2014 12:05 PM
  4. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    No sweat. Hope everything goes well. See you around the forums.

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    01-21-2014 01:36 PM
  5. FBA's Avatar
    The apps will restore automatically if you have a Google account. I did it last night...and purchased apps are designed to run on as many Android devices as you have at no additional cost. That's the policy at Google Play. You can see their policy online. I have paid apps running on 2-3 devices, with only one purchase. That's how the apps are licensed. It just takes time to restore your data...

    If your contacts are in the cloud, you're good to go and these days, most everyone syncs contacts with their e-mail accounts...
    01-21-2014 08:46 PM
  6. z06mike's Avatar
    What exactly is the problem with your text messaging? Maybe we can help you out without having to factory reset

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    01-21-2014 09:35 PM
  7. FBA's Avatar
    I was gonna say the same thing...it's just such a PITA to wipe and restore.
    01-21-2014 09:54 PM
  8. stackberry369's Avatar
    Thanks very much for the quick reply

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    If you have a sd card,remove it

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    01-21-2014 10:51 PM
  9. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Try wiping the system cache partition. Always worth a try, and you won't lose any personal data or settings.

    Reset: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 | T-Mobile Support
    01-21-2014 10:58 PM

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