Friday, 12 July 2013

How to Backup and Restore SMS on Android Devices

If you are planning to upgrade your phone to a custom ROM, you phone will have a data format and all of your data will be lost. If you do not want to lose your SMS, then follow the below mentioned steps where we'll show you how to backup and restore SMS on android devices.

You can do the job using an android app called SMS Backup and Restore. It creates a backup file in XML format, emails a backup file. You can view the backup contents on your phone as well.

How to take a backup of Android SMS:

1. Download SMS Backup and Restore from The Google Play Store and install it to your phone.
2. When installed, launch the app and click on Backup button.
3. Enter a name and click OK to proceed.
4. The app will start making a backup file. When done, the phone will vibrate.

That's it. You have successfully taken a backup of your SMS.

How to restore SMS on your Android:

1. Open SMS Nackup and Restore app from you phone's menu.
2. Click on Restore.
3. Select the backup file and click OK to start the process.

That's it. You have successfully restored your SMS.


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