Motorla Droid Razr Full Backup using Android SDK

Install Android SDK

Add Android SDK (adb) to your path. usually c:\Program Files (x86)\android\platform-tools on windows 7 that is Control Panel -> System -> Advanced system settings

On your Razr make sure you set USB debugging to ON and set a Full Backup password

Install the Motorola Device Manager which can be downloaded from

start a command prompt as Administrator

issue the adb command: adb kill-server

issue the adb command: adb start-server

C:\Users\XXXX>adb start-server
* daemon not running. starting it now on port 5037 *
* daemon started successfully *

make sure adb finds your device. You do this by issuing the command: adb devices

C:\Users\XXXX> adb devices
List of devices attached
0AXXXXXXXXXXXX12        device


Tools that simplify this process can be found here: