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How to Recover Lost SMS from Samsung Galaxy Note

author Emily Watson
date Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Summary: This article tells you how to recover deleted text messages from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S5/S4/Note 6/Note 8 effectively with FonePaw Android Data Recovery app. Scroll down the screen and also check how to see deleted text messages on Android.

Android, with a user interface based on direct manipulation, is designed primarily for touch screen mobile devices such as Samsung Galaxy Note 8/5/4/3/Edge. The OS uses touch inputs that easily correspond to real-world actions, such as swiping and tapping to manipulate on-screen objects, and a virtual keyboard. However, it is also more likely to enable wrong operations and accidental deletions. Therefore, question like 'recover lost SMS from Samsung Galaxy Note 9/8/5/4' comes out since Samsung Galaxy Note is published. Today, we are here to give you the answer.

We want to suggest FonePaw Android Data Recovery (opens new window) for you. To recover deleted messages from Sim card, for example, you should firstly Start the program. You can selectively choose and recover SMS messages you need. There is no risk of your data getting leaked. However if you don't use this software in the appropriate way then the chance of recovering all the lost text messages on Galaxy Note may be lost. So it becomes a must that you browse this complete user guide of SMS recovery before you actually use this software. And then, install the program and utilize it.

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# Proven Tips: Recover Lost SMS on Samsung Galaxy Note

After you download and install the FonePaw Android Data Recovery, you should launch it on your computer. Then follow the below guide to retrieve deleted text messages Samsung without backup.

Step 1. Open USB Debugging on Samsung Galaxy Note

Go to your phone. Enter "Settings" < Hit "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until pop up saying that "You are under developer mode" occurs < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".

Open USB Debugging on Samsung Galaxy Note

Step 2. Match Samsung Mobile to PC

Connect your Samsung device to the computer using a USB cable. The portable device will be automatically and instantly detected by the computer.

Match Samsung Galaxy Note to PC

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Step 3. Select File Types to Scan

When there is an interface asking to select file types. Tick "Messages" and then the "Next". Attention! Deleted message attachments cannot be scanned, previewed, and recovered currently. The future version will help you with this problem.

Select File Types to Scan SMS

Step 4. Allow Android Phone to Scan Lost SMS

Check your phone and see whether it gives permission to the program to scan or not. If not, turn to your Samsung phone and tap "Allow/Authorize/Grant".

Allow Android Phone to Scan Lost SMS

Step 5. Preview and Restore Deleted SMS from Galaxy Note

Before recovery, you can preview all the items. Select "Messages" from the left column. Then they will be displayed on the window. Messages are sorted by various contacts. Locate and expand the ones you need. You can preview the phone numbers, contact's name, SMS content, sent and received time, etc. Then mark what you need and click "Recover" to get them back.

Recover Lost SMS from Samsung Galaxy Note

Some people are asking a soluttion for how to retrieve deleted text messages Android without computer. You may sometimes get the job done by download a recovery app on your smartphone. But in most of cases, you'll fail to do this. That is becasue the downloading of the app may overwrite your lost texts and you can't get them back anymore. And That is the reason why we would like to suggest you to download a recovery software on a computer to recover deleted test messages from Samsung Galaxy Note.

In fact, restoring Samsung Galaxy Note messages to computer is just a fraction of the entire software capabilities. Want to ask more questions about Samsung like Samsung contact recovery (opens new window)? Be the first to comment. If you are not using an Android but iPhone, our products like FonePaw iPhone Data Recovery (opens new window) also helps to recover deleted files to iPhone.

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