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Backing up saved game data

03-11-2012, 06:18 PM
Senior Member [Original Poster]
Joined: Mar 2012
Posts: 167
Backing up saved game data

Hi all,

Will be getting the new iPad soon, and just had some questions about saved games. I'll be needing to transfer my saved games to the iPad, and also I'd like to be able to keep backup copies of saved games...so if I delete a game I can reinstall it later and pick up where I left off.

Does anyone have any advice on this? I've never jailbroken, is there a way to keep your saved game data without that?
03-12-2012, 11:19 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Pokke Village, Indonesia
Posts: 1,329
Use the backup of your old ipad to the new one (using iTunes)
It'll restore all of your old ipad data to the new one including you gamesaves

To backing up savedata manually, you'll need to use ifunbox (windows) or iExploler (mac). This two programs let you access idevice data without jailbreaking. You'll need to backup (copy paste) savedata from documents folder of the game folder..

Currently Playing: Crashlands, Pokemon Heart Gold, Digimon Re: Digitize, Monster Hunter Portable 3rd
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03-12-2012, 05:12 PM
Joined: May 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 281
You can also up iCloud to back up everything.