twrp failed to make backup folder


synzy

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i'm trying to backup my rom before installing a new update (android 10 to android 11) but twrp says that i need to enter a password first to backup my rom, i know that my password is also my phone's password but it doesn't work, any help?
 

katerpanne

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i'm trying to backup my rom before installing a new update (android 10 to android 11) but twrp says that i need to enter a password first to backup my rom, i know that my password is also my phone's password but it doesn't work, any help?

Try to use pin, pattern, remove everything…
I dont know which phone, twrp and how do you have entered twrp
 

synzy

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oh yea, im using RN8 also using pin, pattern, and removing every passcode doesn't work, i'm using the "reboot to recovery mode" instead of the "volume and power button thing" to enter twrp
 

isamwise

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oh yea, im using RN8 also using pin, pattern, and removing every passcode doesn't work, i'm using the "reboot to recovery mode" instead of the "volume and power button thing" to enter twrp
Just use Orangefox, I have never had a problem backing up my devices via Recovery

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synzy

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update: just installed the update, working smoothly thanks for the help!