How to backup and restore data

Steps to create database backup

  1. Go to the menu, by tapping on the menu button on the top right corner;
  2. Open settings tab and tap on the “Create data backup” menu item under “DATA BACKUP” section;
  3. Click on the “OK” button.

 

backup_menu
backup_menu_settings
backup_backup_confirmation

 
 

Steps to restore data from the backup

  1. Open setting tab and click on the “Restore data” menu item under “DATA BACKUP” section;
  2. Select data file that you want to restore;
  3. Click on “OK” button.

 

backup_menu_settings
backup_restore_dialog
backup_restore_confirmation_dialog

 
 

Where backup files can be found?

Backup files are placed into “com.monefy” folder, which is located in the root of device’s primary shared/external storage.

 

Backup folder on Mac
Backup folder on Android

 
 

Permissions on Android 6.0 and up

If you are using application on Android 6.0 and up Monefy will request permissions to access storage. If access was denied Backup and Restore functionality won’t work.
To be able to fix this issue please follow “Settings” -> “Apps” -> “Monefy” -> “Permissions”. Please visit this link for more information.

 

Backup permissions request dialog
Backup permissions settings

 

How to delete application data

Steps to delete application data

  1. Go to the menu, by tapping on the menu button in the top right corner;
  2. Open settings tab and tap on the “Delete database” menu item under “DATA BACKUP” section;
  3. Confirm operation by tapping “Yes” button int the confirmation dialog.

 

Settings tab
Delete database menu item
Delete database confirmation dialog

 

Please note that remote data will be removed too in case if dropbox synchonization is enabled during application data cleanup.

 
 

How to synchonize Monefy data between devices using Dropbox account

How to enable dropbox synchonization between devices

Monefy data synchonization is available between all supported platforms (Android, iOS, Windows phone).
At the moment it is only possible to sync data within a single/shared Dropbox account.
Monefy files can be found in the Dropbox folder https://www.dropbox.com/home/Apps/Monefy/Database.

 

Please follow this steps to enable synchonization:

  1. Create a new Dropbox account if you do not have any yet;
  2. Go to “Monefy”->”Menu”->”Settings”->”SYNCHONIZATION” and tick “Dropbpox sync” check box;
  3. In the opened window enter your Dropbox account credentials;
  4. If for some reason you find your data not synced to other device please go to “Monefy”->”Menu”->”Settings”->”SYNCHONIZATION” and
    “Synchonize” button first on the source device and then on a device where data is missing.

 

Enable syntonization
Dropbox login screen
Manual syntonization