Migration tutorial to help users transition from Lifetime Goals app version 1.7.9 to the new version 1.8.0 while retaining their data:
Step 1: Update the new App Lifetime Goals 1.8.0
- Open the Google Play Store on your device.
- Search for “Lifetime Goals 1.8.0” and locate the app with version 1.8.0.
- Or click here if you are on a mobile device to go directly to app Play Store Listing
- Tap on “Install” to install the app on your device.
Step 2: Backup Data from Version 1.7.9
- Open the old Lifetime Goals app version 1.7.9 on your device.
- Go to the app’s settings section.
- Look for an option like “Backup” within the settings menu.
- Tap on the backup option, and the app will create a backup file of your goals and data. This backup will be saved in the root folder on your phone’s internal storage.
Step 3: Locate the Backup File
- Once the backup process is complete, you will receive a confirmation message indicating the location of the backup file. Note the folder path where the backup file is saved. Typically, it will be in the root of your external storage.
Step 5: Restore Data to Version 1.8.0
- In the new version of the app (1.8.0), go to the app’s settings or preferences section.
- Look for an option like “Restore” within the settings menu.
- Tap on the restore option, and the app will prompt you to locate the backup file.
- Navigate to the folder where you saved the backup file in Step 3.
- Select the backup file (usually with a file name lifetime_goals_backup.zip)
- You may be prompted to grant access to media. Please select “Yes” to proceed.
Step 6: Verify Data Transfer
- Once the restoration process is complete, verify that all your lifetime goals, and other data have been successfully transferred to version 1.8.0 of the app.
- Check the goal list, and any other customized categories to ensure everything is as expected.
- Note that settings are not included in the backup.
Step 7: Enjoy the Improved Experience
Congratulations! You have successfully migrated your data from version 1.7.9 to 1.8.0 of the Lifetime Goals app.
Explore the new version and enjoy the benefits of the minor UI fixes and bug fixes, which will enhance your overall experience with the app.
Should you encounter any issues or have questions about the new version, don’t hesitate to reach out to our support team for assistance.
Note: If you face any difficulties during the migration process, or if you have any questions, feel free to contact our support team for prompt assistance. We are committed to ensuring a smooth transition for all our users.
Upon the successful migration of most users to the new app without any issues, I will commence with the planned improvements to lifetime goals.
Thank you for choosing Lifetime Goals, and we hope the new version brings you closer to achieving your dreams and aspirations.