Backup management is a feature added in version 3.1.0 however MapIt Pro extension is required to use this feature. The tool allow creation of a snapshot in time for current core database and saves it to MapIt->Backups folder on your device.
When you open a project management for the first time you should get the blank list looking similar to the picture below. Please press the ‘Add’ button in the right-bottom corner to get your first backup created.
When you select an item on the list, the context menu will be displayed on the Action Bar.
Buttons on the context menu will allow you to:
- restore the data from backup file
- share the backup file using different apps
- delete the backup file
When ‘Restore from backup’ option is chosen, an alert dialog will be shown asking you for the confirmation.
Please be careful when using this option – current database will be overridden and this operation cannot be reveres.
The core MapIt database is a standard SQL Lite database and can be opened and edited by SQL Lite Editors e.g. SQL Lite Studio: