How to Recover Deleted SMS on Android Device

Although conventional text messaging (SMS) has been largely replaced by instant messaging apps like WhatsApp, WeChat, LINE, Viber and others but the importance of the ancient texting still lies where no internet is available.

If you are one of those 2 billion people around the globe using Android smartphone and still fond of SMS, you may encounter a situation where your SMS data is deleted unintentionally or when you restored and formatted your device. You need not to worry as you are equally capable of recovering those deleted SMS; thanks to Android!

How to Recover Deleted SMS on Android Device

I am going to share two popular methods to recover deleted SMS on Android device. The methods described below are very simple and depend on a cool recovery software that will help you to get back your deleted text messages easily. Just follow the steps listed below to proceed.

Method 1: Android Data Recovery

Step 1. Download and install Android Data Recovery tool on your windows PC.

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Step 2. Enable USB debugging on your Android device; go to Settings -> About Phone -> Build Number and tap on it 7-10 times. Now you will see developer option in your settings; tap, scroll down and enable USB Debugging.

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Step 3. Launch Android Data Recovery Tool on your PC, select your android version and proceed by connecting your android to your PC via USB cable. Select the Messages at the recovery section and then simply click on Next.

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Step 4. The software will ask you to Allow/Grant/Authorize the access in order to get the privilege to scan SMS data; simply allow it.

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Step 5. Once the scan gets completed you will see all the deleted text messages from the android device, click on the items you want to restore and then click on Recover button.

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That’s it! You have done, now the restoring process will begin and all your messages will get recovered.

Method 2: Using Dr.fone Toolkit

Step 1. Download, install and launch Dr.fone Toolkit on your Windows PC.

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Step 2. Select Data Recovery among all the toolkits.

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Step 3. Enable USB debugging on your Android device; go to Settings -> About Phone -> Build Number and tap on it 7-10 times. Now you will see developer option in your settings; tap, scroll down and enable USB Debugging.

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Step 4. Once connected, Dr.fone toolkit will display all types of data types it supports to recover. Choose the option Messaging and then click on Next to continue.

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Step 5. When asked to select between two modes, simply select the Standard Mode to continue.

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Step 6. Once scan gets completed, you will see your lost Text messages. Select the messages and then click on Recover.

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That’s it! You have done, now the restoring process will begin and all your messages will get recovered.

 

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