Samsung Impression: How to Recover Messages
How can I recover messages on a Samsung Impression SGH-A877?
I deleted some importane text messages on my Samsung Impression SGH-A877. Now I need them back. I've searched a lot, and almost all of them can only recover media contents like photo, video. So what I'm wondering is that: is it possible to recover text messages that are deleted?
Text messages are stored on the internal memory inside your phone, which is different from the media content. To recover them, you need to find a tool that enable you to recover deleted data from the internal memory on your device, such as Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android. This program is the world's first Android data recovery tool allowing you to recover messages and contacts from Android phones, including your Samsung Impression. The only thing is you need to root your device before you begin the recovery.
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Note: This software supports lots of Android phones, you can check the list here.
Install and run the program on your computer. It will look like this:
Step 1. Connect your Samsung Impression to your PC
Get your device connected to the computer. If you see the window below, you need to enable USB debugging on your device. Follow the way below to do it:
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
Step 2. Start to scan your Samsung Impression
Check the battery on your device before you start to scan your device, ensuring that the battery is more than 20%. Then click Start to analyze the data on your device before scanning it.
When you see the window below, you need to move to your device and click Allow appearing on it, until it's gone. Then back to your computer and click Start on the window below to scan your device for data on it.
Step 3. Preview & recover text messages on your Samsung Impression
When the program begins scanning your device, you can begin to preview the found data at the same time. On the left side of the window, you can click Messaging to preview the details of all messages. Choose any of them that you want and click Recover to save them on your computer by one click.
Note: The messages you found here contain deleted ones and existing ones on your device. Both of them have their own color. You can separate them by using the button on the top: Only display deleted items.
Download the free trial version of the software below to have a try: