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Get apk file of your apps and backup your apps using ES Explorer

Android has undoubtedly become one of the biggest market holders of the present era. Everybody have lots of apps installed on your mobile. And most of the apps that you use are downloaded from the leading app store which is, of course, Google Play store. But one disadvantage about this is that whenever you uninstall some app from your mobile and you think of installing it again, you are again supposed to download it again from google play store which is a huge burden.

But what if you can take apk file (executable file for android like exe in windows) which in short you could use the file to install the app again from your storage. And you could also transfer the apk files to memory cards or computers to store it. This is the type of backup that you would look for.

This process is done by many apps on the internet, but it could be done in an easy way by a popular file explorer app which is ES Explorer. That's it for the intro, now lets into work.

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You have to just follow the steps to get your backup,

  • First, open your ES Explorer app, if you don't have , then download it from here.
  • Open the menu on the left side of the app.
  • Click on an item in there called 'App', like in the image.

  • Now Select the apps you want to take backup.

  • After Selecting click on the android app like icon in the top. Now the backup would have started.
  • At the end of the backup, you could see your backup files on your internal storage in folder "Backups".

  • That's it now you can easily take backups of your app and install them whenever you want.

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