One of the must use feature in Samsung Galaxy S4 is ClockworkMod Recovery (CWM) Nandroid backup. You are not utilizing CWM if you don’t ever use its backup function. Yes, you need to create a backup first before apply any mod or install custom kernel, ROM. This is a must to do task. It will create a full system backup (all applications, settings and data). And let you to restore to the backup stage if anything bad happen. Who know the stuff that you plan to install is safe. In order to use Nandroid backup, you need to install CWM on Galaxy S4 first. Installation done? Let’s get started…
Step by Step Guide
- Boot into Galaxy S4 CWM Recovery Mode.
- Go to Backup and Restore.
- Select Backup or Backup to External sdcard.
- After backup finished, select Go Back.
- Then select reboot system now.
- That’s it.
I usually make CWM Nandroid backup to external SD card. And it will be stored clockworkmod/backup folder. Do remember to backup your Galaxy S4 from time to time. Enjoy customization on Galaxy S4…