APN Backup & Restore

APN Backup & Restore


A simple App to backup and restore APNs (Settings to connect to the internet with the mobile connection). The backup is stored in the /sdcard/APNBackupRestore folder.

Android 4.4 / KitKat: The app has to be moved to the /system/priv-app folder for it to be able to acquire the correct permissions.

NOTE: Starting with Android 4.0/ICS, 3rd Party apps don't have access to write APN settings, hence this app no longer works for restoring APN backups as a normal app. You can convert it to a System app using Titanium Backup on a rooted phone and use.

Instructions:
- Open Titanium Backup
- Go to backup/restore tab
- Find APN Backup & Restore on the list
- Long press on the app when you find it
- Select Convert to system app
- Open APN Backup & Restore
- Click menu and disable ICS check
Thanks to Joaquín for the instructions.

Report any problems on my site or email me with details.

Recent changes:
v1.91:
- Removed the Ads and the Permissions needed for them :)
As such the app always had Ads, just the previous network didn't work properly to show them.

v1.9:
- Using a new Ad Service (Mobclix).
- Added an option to disable the check for ICS devices. This allows the app to be used as a System app on rooted devices.
- Read Phone State/Identity permission required by Mobclix to access a unique identifier that some ad networks require to track impressions..
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4.4
User ratings
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Installs
500,000+
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File size
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About APN Backup & Restore
A simple App to backup and restore APNs (Settings to connect to the internet with the mobile connection). The backup is stored in the /sdcard/APNBackupRestore folder.

Android 4.4 / KitKat: The app has to be moved to the /system/priv-app folder for it to be able to acquire the correct permissions.

NOTE: Starting with Android 4.0/ICS, 3rd Party apps don't have access to write APN settings, hence this app no longer works for restoring APN backups as a normal app. You can convert it to a System app using Titanium Backup on a rooted phone and use.

Instructions:
- Open Titanium Backup
- Go to backup/restore tab
- Find APN Backup & Restore on the list
- Long press on the app when you find it
- Select Convert to system app
- Open APN Backup & Restore
- Click menu and disable ICS check
Thanks to Joaquín for the instructions.

Report any problems on my site or email me with details.

Recent changes:
v1.91:
- Removed the Ads and the Permissions needed for them :)
As such the app always had Ads, just the previous network didn't work properly to show them.

v1.9:
- Using a new Ad Service (Mobclix).
- Added an option to disable the check for ICS devices. This allows the app to be used as a System app on rooted devices.
- Read Phone State/Identity permission required by Mobclix to access a unique identifier that some ad networks require to track impressions..

User reviews of APN Backup & Restore
Hope it works!!! After a hole day I got my APN working,so I am crossing my finger for this appz...
Apr 21, 2011
Very useful , works well .
Jan 25, 2011
Works well!
Jan 4, 2011
Superb, helped recover my fooked htc wildfire from process com.android fault. Thanks big time for making the app.
Dec 10, 2010
Backups are made normally but it fails to restore them. Pretty worthless to me :(
Sep 4, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Oct 31, 2014
It doesn't work
A Google User
Oct 31, 2014
Fails Used Titanium Backup to convert to a system app and still fails to work citing ICS and above's security policies.
A Google User
Oct 26, 2014
Android 4 won't let me !?!???
A Google User
Oct 14, 2014
Sweet! ^_^ Right away click on the delete button and all the rabble-rousers are history! Hah!!
A Google User
Oct 13, 2014
nice appp