I guess the most crucial functions of a mobile phone are phone calls and text messages. Both represent the essence of what a phone should be. People make calls and send messages to each other, the sounds and words carry vital meanings to our friends and family. Could you imagine a world without phone calls and text messages? But note that SMS loss happens quite sometimes, so it’s better if you know how to recover text messages. Here we will show you a quick way on recovering text messages from Android phones, with an awesome tool name Android Data Recovery.Android Data Recovery can save you time and energy from retrieving you lost text messages. Formatted, deleted or lost, whatever the reason is, Android Data Recovery deals with it all. Apart from lost text messages, it also helps you recover photos, videos and songs from your Android.
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Step 1: Install and launch Android Data Recovery, connect your Android to PCInstall the software to your computer, then start the program and select "Data Recovery" option. Connect your Android to PC with USB cable. Move on the next step.
Step 2: Enable USB debugging on your Android mobileAfter connection, if your USB debugging is not turned on yet, follow the instruction on the interface. Methods to enable USB debugging slight vary in different Android OS version.
1) Android 2.3 or earlier: Go to "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
2) Android 3.0 to 4.1: Go to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
3) Android 4.2 or newer: Go to "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
Step 3: Scan for lost text messages on AndroidAfter you turn on USB debugging, the device will be detected. Select the types of files you want to recover, then click "Next" to continue.
Select a storage scanning mode. Each mode is targeted for different purpose. Read them and decide a mode to go on by clicking "Next".
The scan will start, please turn to your Android device and check for any pop-up window, select "Allow" to grant permission. Or else the scan may not fully function.
Step 4: Preview and recover text messages from Android phoneAfter the scan, you can preview files of various categories. Select "Messages" on the left column, and preview messages on the right. Clicking the messages will display more details.Files that are deleted or lost or existing on your device will show altogether. You can click the "Only display deleted items" switch to view deleted files only.
Select whatever contents you would like to recover, then click the "Recover" button to restore selected messages to your computer.
Now you have your lost messages back! We highly advise you to do frequent backup on your important files like messages, contacts or other contents in case of some unexpected data loss. You can download Android Data Recovery or check out our other products like Android Transfer to help you simplify the process.