Preferences don't show up in data/data nor can i access them with code

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http://stackoverflow.com – I'm trying to create a game. Now for some data i need to keep(music, efects, background on/of) i would like to use preferences. I create new xml file named preferences.xml <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <PreferenceScreen xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android" > <EditTextPreference android:key="music" android:title="Some title" android:defaultValue="true"/> </PreferenceScreen> Then i go to the location(with root privileges) and there is only lib folder in data/data/my.app.folder/. No shared prefs folder. When i try to access the pr (HowTos)