Facebook chat recovery-How to restore deleted messenger messages from formatted android phone without root

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Feb 23, 2016 7:11:01 AM via Website

Download GT Recovery for Windows from the official website: http://www.gtrecovery.net/:

Step 1
After launching GT Recovery for Windows, you'll get the primary window below.

Step 2
Please connect your Android device to the computer via a USB cable .GT Recovery will find your phone automatically.

Note: You'd better connect one device at a time.

If GT Recovery didn’t find your phone, you can click ”Did not find my phone?”.

Step 3
Select Messenger chat messages, GT Recovery will start to check your phone’s operating environment automatically. Before starting, please make sure that the battery is more than 20%, to ensure a complete scan.

Step 4
After checking, click ‘start’ to start the scanning process, the records that can be restored will be shown in the list, you can stop the process any time you want:

Note: Do not disconnect your device during the scan, or the scan will fail.
Step 5
The scan will take you a while. After that, you can preview all recoverable data found in the scan result one by one.
After preview, mark those you want and click "Recover" to save them in CSV on your computer.

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May 25, 2016 8:14:13 AM via Website

Option 1: Recover Deleted Facebook Messenger Messages on Android from PC
There is a unique feature of Facebook Messenger- "Off the Internet", which means your deleted messages are still stored in your phone because of another copy of your messages in your phone memory. Before start, ensure that you don’t delete the cache folder in your Android phone.

1.Connect your Android phone to PC via USB cable, move to "Internal storage" or SD card, select "Android" folder.
2.Choose "Data" in "Android" folder, find and open "com.facebook.orca" folder.
3.Hit "fb-temp" folder under "Cache" folder, you will get your deleted Messenger messages.

Option 2: Retrieve Lost Facebook Messages on Messenger for Android with GT Messenger Recovery

  1. Install GT Messenger Recovery for Android through Google Play. It will remind you to root first if you have not done so.
  2. Start checking Messenger installation.
  3. Choose “Scan Deleted Chats” and after scanning select messages you need to finish the recovery.

Option 3: Restore Android Facebook Messenger Messages from Archived Messages
The premise behind this way is that you need ensure you have archived Messenger messages on Facebook before.

1.Log in your Facebook account, press “Messages” to see a screen which shows the list of your contacts.
2.Find “search messages”, type the contacts’ names you want to unarchive and click the names.
3.Go to “Actions” and choose “Unarchive” to get the messages to your Facebook Messenger back.

If you don’t know how to archive the Messenger messages, you can follow this steps below.
1.Go to your Messenger, open your conversation list, choose the contacts you want to archive and give them a long press.
2.Select “Archive” when a new windows comes out.

Hope this article can help you recover deleted Facebook Messenger messages on Android.