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How to keep old games and saves?

04-09-2016, 04:19 AM
#1
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How to keep old games and saves?

My phone has like 300 games installed on it of which I'm playing perhaps 10 actively. I like to keep them on my phone however because of the save files and/or because these games aren't downloadable from the App Store anymore.

If I make a local backup via iTunes do I keep both the game and the save file? So if I later were to reinstall a nondownloadable game this would work and still have my save files aswell?
04-09-2016, 11:02 AM
#2
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When exactly are .ipa files saved on your pc or mac? I tried making a backup via itunes and syncing, but in both cases the .ipa files arent transfered to my pc
04-09-2016, 11:07 AM
#3
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I think apple got rid of having backup ipa's

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04-09-2016, 11:46 AM
#4
Joined: Sep 2013
Posts: 947
Quote:
Originally Posted by coolpepper43 View Post
I think apple got rid of having backup ipa's
On iTunes
Not true, for al your recent download got to the app tab on top
Then update
Then update all- I will also download your recent purchases- for the
04-09-2016, 11:47 AM
#5
Joined: Sep 2013
Posts: 947
Anybody can top my backup of 70gb?😎