RE: How can I recover Samsung Galaxy messages?

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Loie Favre
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Mar 12, 2014 10:42:22 AM via Website

There's lots of dodgy apps and programs for your PC out there, but apps that we've heard generally positive things about are:

These usually are free or come with a free trial. In general, the thing is that data may be ''lost'' but it is still recoverable until something else is written over the top of it. So there's a chance you can still recover data if you haven't been saving lots of stuff on your phone since you lost your messages.

Give it a shot and let us know if you had any success.

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Aug 15, 2014 5:07:24 AM via Website

I have accidentally deleted all my SMS messages on my Galaxy S3, and luckily, I found another tool named Jihosoft Android Phone Recovery. It scanned my phone and really helped get back the lost messages.

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Aug 15, 2014 5:17:36 AM via Website

Lily Meester

I have accidentally deleted all my SMS messages on my Galaxy S3, and luckily, I found another tool named Jihosoft Android Phone Recovery. It scanned my phone and really helped get back the lost messages.

Well, that was great Lily ! I haven't heard about Jihosoft Recovery but if it works out for you then its just amazing! Like @Loie has mentioned above there are also other recovery software stated above next time when you ran onto try Wondershre or Coolmuster it really offer different experience than others. ;)

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Dec 23, 2014 3:38:50 AM via Website

Take a look at the following link, it may provide a solution for you:

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I personally haven't used it, but it looks like a potential solution.

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Feb 8, 2015 4:21:07 PM via Website

These softwares are not free, I download and install them, it ask you to purchase the key code and register it, then it allows you to use it for recovering sms from Galaxy s5 without complex operation.

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Jun 20, 2015 5:33:11 PM via Website

Hi Loie,

I was just wondering, when you say that I cannot add any new information as this will not permit any of these programs to work, does this include email as well? I re-started my friends phone for her, but she forgot to copy down a few contacts. She has already put in her email to receive emails through her phone, but she has not taken any new photos or added any new contacts. She has also received some texts already.

If I use one of these programs, and although the email is set up already, will it still work? And do I have to re-set the email on the phone again?

Hope to hear from you soon!

Thank you!

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Jun 20, 2015 5:40:26 PM via Website

Hi Loie,

Sorry, I submitted this post before, but I don't think it was a reply to yours and it was suppose to be! Please let me know if you see it anywhere, as it will not let me post anything with similar content...

Thank you!

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Nov 16, 2015 4:06:48 AM via Website

wow, there are many tools for you to choose from, apart from mentioned before, Samsung Recovery Mac is really good for you.

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May 30, 2016 3:32:46 AM via Website

More Tools on Google:

Amazing Any Android Recovery

Free Any Android Recovery

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Jul 27, 2016 1:40:41 AM via Website

So any experience with these apps and resources for texts recovery. It's really confusing sometimes :(

Are they working? which one is better?

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Oct 7, 2016 11:31:12 AM via Website

here is the solution -
Step 1: Connect your phone to PC and enable USB debugging. Launch the program and connect the Samsung Galaxy to your computer. ...
Step 2: Start to analyze and scan you Samsung Galaxy. ...
Step 3: Choose the text messages to scan. ...
Step 4: Preview and recover text messages on Samsung Galaxy S3/S4/S5.

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Feb 10, 2017 4:43:38 AM via Website

Another tool which is worth to recommend is MobiKin Doctor for Android :)

It offers two modes with "Android Data Recovery" and "SD Card Recovery" for different user needs. For messages, contacts and call logs, you need root device to recover.

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Mar 27, 2017 9:48:31 AM via Website

Messages are very important in our daily life. However, No matter how cautious we are, we have always come across situations where we have accidently deleted the important SMS. If you are facing such problem nowadays, you will be delighted to know that there is a good tool now in which you can easily recover the deleted messages from your Samsung Galaxy phone. But you need to act quickly as the deleted message remains in the memory for very short time span until it is overwritten by a new file.
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