How to Recover Deleted Messages on Android
“Is it possible that I can recover deleted messages on Android? I accidentally deleted some from my Phone. And the bad news is that I haven’t backup them with the app yet. Do give me some suggestions please. Many thanks.”– From a user.
Text messaging is still the best way to communicate with your friends, families and colleagues. And if you are regular on sending and receiving messages then it can be presumable that your phone has tons of important and precious text messages that you cannot afford to lose such as bank statements, medical records, important notes and reminders and so on.
But what if you accidentally deleted your messages all of a sudden by mistake without realizing or maybe your messages are deleted due to factory reset or while you were trying to update your phone. In short, it can be a very disastrous moment if don’t want to lose the messages that are deleted.
But never fear, as usual we have come with few solutions to recover deleted messages on Android phones. Of course, there are no in-built programs provided by Android that could help to restore the deleted messages but with the help of some professional data recovery tools, we can easily get them back. In this short guide, we will show you two ways to recover the erased messages on Android phones to save your day.
Method #1: Recover Deleted Messages from Google Drive
Google Drive is one of the fanciest apps provided by Google to store a backup of your phone on their cloud server. If you have generated a backup of your smartphone before deleting the messages then you are in luck. You can easily retrieve the messages from your Google drive. Here’s how to do that –
Step 1. From your smartphone or computer, head on to drive.google.com/drive/trash using any web browser.
Step 2. Now, this will show all the deleted messages and all you need to is, right-click on each and every deleted messages that you wish to recover.
Step 3. When you are done selecting the messages, click on “Restore” to recover all the deleted messages back into your phone.
Step 4. Open the SMS app on your phone and you can see that all the deleted messages are recovered.
- You must have an active Google Drive for this method to work.
- Will only work if you had a previous backup stored on your Google Drive.
- Cannot recover recently deleted messages if your phone was not synced before deleting the messages.
Method #2: Recover Deleted Messages using Tunesbro DiskLab for Android
To overcome all the drawbacks from the above method, we would like to introduce a third party software that requires no Google Drive or additional app installed on your system to work called Tunesbro DiskLab for Android. It is all-in-one solution to any kind of data recovery issue. It doesn’t matter what type of file you have deleted from your phone, Tunesbro DiskLab for Android can recover deleted Android messages as well as photos, music, videos, contacts, Whatsapp chat and so on. It works very quickly and within minutes you can have all your deleted messages back on to your phone. Furthermore, it let you preview all the deleted messages so that you can selectively recover them as per your need.
Do follow the steps mentioned below in order to recover deleted messages on your Android smartphone.
Step 1. Download Tunesbro DiskLab for Android from the official website and install it on your computer by reading the setup instruction. The installation process is pretty self-explanatory.
Step 2. Launch the program to see the main interface of the program. It has a very clean and clear design and is quite straight-forward to use.
Tip: You may have to enable USB debugging mode to run everything smoothly.
Step 4. Next, click on “Start Scan” to begin scanning all the deleted messages on your phone. The scanning process may take some time depending on the size your memory storage.
Step 5. Once the scanning process is finished, the software will let you preview all the deleted data on its main interface. You can hover around each tab to check the deleted files. To preview your deleted messages, simply click on “Messages” from the left sidebar.
Step 6. Select all the messages that you want to restore and finally click on “Recover” from the bottom right corner to retrieve all the messages back onto your phone.
This is how easy it is to recover deleted messages using Tunesbro DiskLab.
Tunesbro DiskLab never fails to recover any kind of deleted files whether it is messages, photos, music, videos, contacts or other types of files. Tunesbro DiskLab for Android works very fast and it doesn’t need any additional app or software to recover files from your phone. It is assured that all your erased files can be recovered using this program. Moreover, it is totally free to use so you can give it a try without paying anything.