I am going to be getting a new phone soon and want to backup my world to transfer over but when I navigate to games/com.mojang/minecraftWorlds/... and try to copy the contents, only a couple files transfer before an error pops up

ok so now I tried to do it to replicate the error (an error I've seen like 20 times) and it worked... :(

UPDATE: So I was able to get the error again, is just says unspecified error while coping files, and it seems to be the db folder that has the issue

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    So, what's the question here? It seems you solved the problem by yourself... – spund3 Jan 7 '16 at 15:09
  • well I'm curious why I got errors in the first place, it wouldn't copy the files from my phone over USB to the PC – ScottC Jan 7 '16 at 18:45
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    If you want to know why, post the erroro log first (or a screenshot is useful too) – spund3 Jan 7 '16 at 19:03
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    Do you get the error message while transferring other files, or just Minecraft worlds? Does it occur when your phone is on/off/locked/unlocked? What does the error message say? – SirBenet Jan 8 '16 at 14:18
  • "Error copying file to folder: unspecified error" I was able to get it to come back up, seems to be a bunch of microsoft access locking files that stop the transfer, if I don't try to copy them, other files will copy, but the access files stop the others from copying – ScottC Jan 11 '16 at 16:23

I have had this issue before and restarting the device (Kindle Fire for me) and then connecting it before unlocking the home screen and copying helps. I belive it's a file in use type error that doesn't let it be copied when it's in use as it's usually only on the world(s) I've most recently played.

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