How does Samsung Note/Galaxy S2/S3/S4/S5/S6/S7 store text messages?
Other than multi-media files that are saved on SD card, text messages are stored in the internal flash memory of Samsung Note or Samsung Galaxy. Just like the storage principle of hard drive, when you delete text messages or clear your SMS inbox, these deleted text messages are not be erased actually, they are still here, in another form that is invisible and inaccessible. Therefore, if you delete some important messages from your Samsung phone by careless, no need to panic. It is still possible to recover SMS from Android phones, as long as you haven’t taken in new messages to overwrite the deleted ones. One matter needs attention that you should stop using your phone to send or receive new text messages to avoid the deleted messages from being overwritten by the new data. Find a professional SMS recovery tool as soon as possible.
|recover SMS from Samsung Galaxy S/Note/A/J phone|
Now the program has detected your Samsung device, you can select one of scan mode "Standard Mode" or "Advanced Mode".
|choose a scan mode|
|scan your Samsung phone for lost SMS|
In this interface, you will see that there're different data types listed. Just choose the one that you want. For example, "Messages", "Whatsapp Messages" will be shown. Just tick it if you want to recover deleted text messages on Samsung. And then, click "Next".
After scanning, the recoverable messages will be display in the scan result. Preview them one by one and mark those you want to back, at the last step is just click "Recover" to save them as a HTML file on your computer.
|recover deleted sms on Samsung phone|
How to Recover Text Messages from Broken Samsung Phone
If your phone is broken,like broken screen,black screen, can not enter the phone system, touch screen not work,you can't access the precious data, such as contacts, text messages, pictures, videos, call history, whatsapp messages and more that have been stored in the phone memory
Step 1. Connect your broken Samsung phone to the computer
After you launch the Android Data Recovery on computer,we also provides Android Data Recovery(Mac) version for you download, then click "Android Data Extraction(Damaged Device)",the program will pop up an new windows and go to the next step.
Step 2.Choose the file type "Messages" item you want to extract from broken Samsung phone
|select the SMS file type recovered from broken phone|
After you select the file types,you need to choose the fault type of your phone. Choose "Black/broken screen",then it will lead you to the next step.
|Choose the fault type of your phone|
|select thephone model|
Step 4. Enter Download Mode and Download Recovery Package to Samsung Phone
Now, just follow the instructions on the program to get the Samsung phone into Download Mode.
1)Power off the phone.
2)Press and hold Volume "-", "Home" and "Power" button on the phone.
3)Press "Volume +" button to enter download mode.
|Enter your phone to download mode|
Step 5. Analyze the Broken Samsung Phone
As you can see, the program will download the recovery package and analyze your broken Samsung phone until it is completed.
|Download Recovery Package for your broken phone and analyze the devices|
Step 6. Preview and Recover SMS from Broken Samsung Phone
After the analysis and scanning is completed, the Android Data Recovery program will display all the file types by categories. Then select the files type "Messaging" to preview. Click "Recover" to extract all the messages from damaged Samsung Galaxy phone and save them on computer.
|begin to extract/recover SMS from damaged Samsung phone|
Tips: You also can recover recently deleted SMS, contacts, photos, videos from the broken/damaged Samsung Galaxy phone.All of existing files can be extracted by the Broken Android Data Recovery.What's more,you can preview and recover samsung contacts, photos and videos (no preview), as well as you do with the messages. Contacts can be saved as CSV, VCF and HTML files on your computer.
To avoid data loss or deleted by careless,we recommend you should backup Samsung data to computer,regularly.
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