Posted by Aimee , Sep 20, 2019
Mobile phones like Samsung are easy to be broken for various reasons. Say, dropping you device accidentally, water damage on your device or other unknown factors. If these happen to you, what you worried about most is not the broken one, but the private and important data stored on your device, especially your Text messages. But even so, you don’t have to say goodbye to your Android phone yet. Here in this article, we will introduce a couple of great solutions to recover text messages from a broken Samsung phone. Let’s continue to check them out.
If you're lucky enough that you still have touch functionality, you may be able to export your SMS from the app. On the other hand, in terms of USB debugging, if you're not seeing the "Developer Options" choice, you may need to go to Settings > about the phone, then find "Build Number" and tap it multiple times until it says you are a developer.
If you still fail to get the USB debugging on, I would recommend RecoveryTool Android data Recovery in part 2, please continue reading.
RecoveryTool Android Data Recovery is specially designed for broken Android users to provide timely help. In short, this program enables you to recover data including contacts, SMS, photos, videos and more on your broken Android phone. Now let's follow the steps below to restore your text messages with ease.
Step 1: Launch and Run Android Data Recovery on your PC
To begin with, install and run this program, connect your broken Samsung phone to your PC via USB cable. After it, select "Broken Android Data Extraction".
Step 2: Select Fault Types
Just select the first one since we want to recover text messages from the broken Samsung phone. Then the program will lead you to the next step.
Now you need to select the correct Device Name and Device Model for your broken Android phone.
Step 3: Enter Download Mode
To get your Android phone into the Download Mode, you need to follow the tutorials below:
- Power off the phone.
- Press and hold Volume "-", "Home" and "Power" button on the phone.
- Press Volume "+" button to enter download mode.
Step 4: Analyze the Broken phone
Once entering the download mode, this program will analyze your Android device automatically.
Step 5: Preview and Recover Text Messages
Keep patient until the analysis and scanning process complete. The program will present you a note when the deleted and undeleted messages have been scanned. So now you can start to preview and check all messages in detail. Select those that you want to restore and then click "Recover" to save them to your PC with one click.