All in one Android Phone Management Software for SMS, Contacts and Media
I never liked Samsung Kies and used Windows Explorer for File and Media Management on Android Phone. Somehow, it is not so convenient and didn’t had option to backup Contacts and Messages. So, Dedicated Phone Management software was necessary. Here we will be going through two Free software to perform all Android tasks directly from Windows Desktop.
SnapPea is a small freeware to control your android smartphone from Windows. All you need to do is connect your phone to PC once SnapPea is installed. SnapPea will automatically install your phone drivers on Windows and SnapPea agent on your phone.
Once connected, your phone details will appear on SnapPea welcome screen. You can set auto backup if necessary, use this feature if you are on a personal PC. Apps can be installed directly from Google play to your phone, optionally you can also select the install location on phone.
You can also send and manage messages from SnapPea. Additionally you can sync music files from PC to phone and vice versa. SnapPea also has a Chrome extension. So, if you are not in mood to install the desktop application just use it in a new tab.[button-green url=”http://www.snappea.com/” target=”_self” position=”left”] Download SnapPea [/button-green]
Installation of MobileGo requires Mobile USB drivers to be already installed which if not, setup will prompt, download and install itself. Before connecting your phone to PC, USB Debugging mode should be activated as it installs MobileGo Daemon on Phone.
Interface of MobileGo is classified according to type of Files ad Content namely Contacts, SMS Messages, Music, Movies and Photos. You can add / edit / backup / restore Messages and Contacts in one click. Also, the Music and Movie management lets you organize playlists, add new songs to library or set them as ringtone.
Along with Data Management, it supports SMS / Contacts and Application Backup on demand which can be restored when needed. In my case however, it didn’t detect any Appliction installed (maybe because of Custom ROM) but SMS and Contacts backup worked fine.
Wondershare MobileGo is really a wondrous software and worth a try for complete Android Phone Management right from Windows Desktop.
Note: For Samsung Mobile USB Drivers, you may face problem related to Shewsbury which will ask you to restart Computer again and again. To avoid that, Kill that application from Windows Task Manager and Don’t press Exit button on Window.[button-blue url=”http://www.wondershare.com/mobilego/” target=”_self” position=”left”] Download MobileGo [/button-blue]
Moborobo is a simple and powerful tool to perform all tasks of your android Phone from PC. Like the previous software it also allows connection to your phone via USB or WiFi. For connecting your device the pre requirements remains the same, i.e Phone USB drivers must be installed and USB debugging must be turned on from within the device.
Once your device is connected you can toggle around and view some quick details about the internal and external storage, remaining battery, information about contacts, messages, images, music and installed apps. You also have useful features like File Manager and Device backup.[alert-success] You can transfer Android Contacts to iPhone [/alert-success]
On the Home Screen you will also find various tools just below the image of your phone. With these tools you can capture screenshots and also view screen activities in real time.
If your phone is connected to Moborobo, you can instantly receive and reply to SMS from your Pc without any hurdles. Other sections Like Data, Tunes, images and videos can be used to manage these categories as usual and similar to MobileGo. Now the App section is bit interesting.
The App section shows all apps installed on your device. System apps cannot be uninstalled but user applications can be removed easily. New apps can be installed directly after downloading.
You can select from numerous apps available in the app section. While installing the app you have option to put the application in internal or external memory directly. Pending tasks are shown in the upper right corner.[alert-note] Each category has web resource, so you can download wallpaper, Apps, Ringtones & videos to your Device[/alert-note] [button-blue url=”http://www.moborobo.com/” target=”_self” position=”left”] Download Moborobo [/button-blue]
You never liked samsung kies, same here. Will definitely try out Mobile Go.