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Firmware updat for Samsung S3.

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I am updating software in Samsung S3. Is there any chance to lose my data like photos, videos, contacts and other apps? I didn't back up anything.

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There shouldn't be any problem updating but there is always the risk of losing everything, in this case a backup is highly recommended. If you attempted to update via OTA (Over The Air) then there is a very minor chance the data will get corrupted. Alternatively, any firmware update done through Kies might delete all your apps, videos, settings, etc. If the update completes successfully, attempt a backup of the phone as soon as possible. You can do it with Kies application, the official product for Samsung S phones.

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There may be chance that You lose all your data so back up is very necessary. Samsung Kies is a professional software used to manage files on various Samsung devices.Firstly
Connect your Samsung with your computer
Select items to back up
Restoring and finish
For more details You can check at Samsung India site
http://www.samsung.com/in/support/usefulsoftware/KIES/JSP

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