How To Recover Deleted Text Messages On Android

How To Recover Deleted Text Messages On Android


Have you accidentally deleted a text message from your Android smartphone and wished you could get it back? You’ve come to the right place.  In this tutorial I’ll be showing you how to recover deleted messages from your Android smartphone in two different ways.  Now let’s get started.

I’ll first be showing you how to backup your text messages using the SMS backup and restore app. Then I’ll show you how to recover messages from those backups.

Finally I’ll show you how to recover deleted messages with the phone pas data recovery software for PC and Mac.  If you’d only like to see one of these sections skip ahead to the time list on your screen.

How To Recover Deleted Text Messages On Android

To back up Android text messages you’ll first need to install SMS backup and restore, you can download it for free from the Google Play Store >>> SMS BACKUPS

Recover Deleted Text Messages On Android (Method One)

A download link will be listed in the description box below this tutorial, once the installation is complete launch the app.

Tap get started, allow the app to access your device’s data and contact list.

To create your first backup tap set up a backup.

Choose what data you’d like to be included in your backups

You can backup messages only or also backup your call history

By default both are selected

Tap Next to move on

Indicate where you want to store your backups

You can keep them in Google Drive Dropbox or stored locally on your device

Tap the storage location you’d like to use, then tap next

When creating your first backup SMS backup and restore will automatically prompt you to set up automatically recurring backups so that you won’t have to remember to backup your messages and calls in the future

Tap the circle beside how frequently you’d like your data backed up. Daily, weekly or hourly

Then tap backup now in the bottom right corner

To restore Android text messages from a backup with SMS backup and restore start by opening the SMS backup and restore app

Then tap the menu’ icon in the Top Left

From the menu that appears select Restore

Select the backup you’d like to restore messages from

Then tap the restore Button

To complete the process you’ll need to temporarily set SMS backup and restore as your default messaging app

To agree to do this tap Ok

In the second pop-up window tap Yes

Lastly you’ll see a window appear letting you know that the restoration has been completed

When you see this window tap Close

Recover Deleted Text Messages On Android (Method Two)
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Another way to recover deleted text messages from your android smartphone is to use the phone PHA android data recovery software for mac and pc

This method requires use of a computer but is a good option if you don’t want your backup stored online or directly on your Android device

To start download the phone pause software that’s compatible with your computer

Download links will be provided in the description (FonePaw Data Recovery)

Once you’ve installed the software launch it on your computer

Then connect your Android device to your computer using the USB cable that came with

To allow the software to display your Android’s messages on your computer you’ll need to enable what’s known as USB debugging on your Android

The steps to do this may vary from one device to another but the basic steps are to open your settings then access developer options

Here you should see the option to enable USB debugging

Now you will be able to select the types of files you’d like to recover

For text messages select messages , if you also want to include attachments to messages like pictures sent in text conversations click message attachments

When you’re done click Next

In the window that pops up on your Android device tap allow authorize or grant the word that appears here varies across different devices

Now you should be able to see your text message conversations in the phone Pro window on your computer

Click the checkbox beside a conversation you want to save, then click recover.

Tthe messages will then be saved as a file on your computer

To view the messages you’ve recovered open the HTML files you’ve saved to your computer

That’s everything you need to know to recover deleted text messages from your Android. Thanks for read this tutorials


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