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How to modify android apps or games data
  Posted by : Color Picker     Date : 15 April       Leave a comment
Hey, Android lover !

Most of the android users don't know that they can modify apps data stored on their devices. For example, you like to play games in your android device but every level of those game is too tough that you can not complete the level and unlock the next level.

In car racing game there are a lot of options for you like improvement of engine, tire, speed, accelerator, places, cars etc.The basic rule is that you have to play this game, earn coins or points then you will be able to buy as you need.

Sometimes many apps offer purchasing coins or unlocking level by paying $(USD). But a small trick can saves your money as well as times.This tricks about hacking !!!

What ? Hacking !!. This is not totally hacking but as we change data outside the app, this is slightly hacking task.Let's start...

Be aware, you will be editing the games' raw data.(Rooted device is needed !!!)

Edit game data stored in xml file

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Though, without installing android tools we can modify android data only with any root explorar. But for simplycity, we will use android tools.
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In this tutorial, i will show you how to edit SharedPreference for unlocking game level.In my device i have installed a game "River Ultimate". Only first level is unlock for playng and after completing 1st level, i can play 2nd level. So, now it's time to say cheer !!
  • Open My Android Tools pro and Select SharedPreference from left navigation panel.
  • Allow Super user Permission if needed.
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From the app list select your app. You will find some xml files where you can edit game level stored in xml file.If sufficient xml file is not found then try to complete at least one level.Because when you complete one level and go to second level, SharedPrerference creates file to store data as key value paired to the xml file.
  • Open all xml files one by one and find out gamelevel key.
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In my case the app is "River Ultimate" and I have checked all xml files and found 'Cocos2dxPrefsfile.xml' contains key for gamelevel..
  • Open "Cocos2dxPrefsfile.xml" file. You may Open other xml files to edit other options.
  • Select gamelevel and give it a value as you want.i have given 20.That is 20 level is now unlocked.
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I think, You have already understood the basic and unlocked game level.But sometimes it will not work if game app runs in background.
  • For simply, Open task history and remove your game app from the task history before editing data.
  • or you may go to apps setting to stop app completely.

Edit game data stored in Database

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Some datas are stored in App database so, if you see that database contains any data that should be changed, just edit it by selecting that row from database table.
  • Open My Android Tools and Select Database from left navigation panel.
  • Allow Super user Permission if needed.
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As above, first select your app. In my case it is "River Ultimate".You will find database file where you can edit data.
  • Select database file than select any database table.
  • you may seen some rows and columns with a lot of data.Try to understand and edit what you need.

Tips

  • Here only one SharedPreference file is edited but you can edit other file as you need.
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