Backup SMS from Samsung Galaxy S7/8 to Computer
Do you have any idea to backup SMS from Samsung Galaxy S7/S8/S7 Edge to computer? As one of the most important functions, texting is still plays an important role in people's daily communication, so in order to avoid missing or losing some crucial text messages on Samsung S8 or S7, you're always be recommended to export SMS from Samsung to computer with Samsung Kies or other alternative software.
Since Samsung Kies is not performed well all the time, so here we could like to strongly recommend the MobiKin Assistant for Android or Assistant for Android (Mac Version). It is a professional and intuitive Android data manager tool to help you backup SMS text messages from Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5/S4 to computer in CSV or HTML file format. All the information related to SMS, such as contact names, text content, sent or received time, etc. will be preserved here. Apart from that, Assistant for Android also has lots of other features as below:
- Transfer contacts, photos, videos, music, apps and more from Android to computer.
- Backup & Restore function is also available, you can use it to backup Samsung data or restore data to Samsung in a batch.
- Add, delete or edit your Samsung data on the desktop computer without restrictions.
- Be designed with a 1 to 2 and 3 step process in mind, anyone can accomplish numerous complicated functions with ease.
Cool, right? Just click the below icon to get it on your own PC or Mac.
How to Transfer Text Messages from Galaxy S7/8 to Computer?
To backup Samsung Galaxy messages on computer, you may need to consider this issue into two different cases: 1) backup selected Samsung messages to PC; 2) transfer all messages from S8/7 to computer. Thus, the tutorial is divided into two parts as follows:
Step 1. Launch the Samsung SMS backup tool
Click the download link from above to install and launch the Assistant for Android on your computer. Pick out a USB cable to connect your Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge to the computer and enable USB debugging on the device to get it detectable by the tool.
Step 2. Scan Galaxy S7 for target messages
All file folders on your Galaxy S7 will be displayed in categories on the left sidebar. Just go to click the "SMS" category and Assistant for Android starts to scan all text messages in your Samsung Galaxy S7.
Step 3. Backup SMS from S7 to computer
Preview the scanned out text messages from the right side window and tick off those you want to backup. Finally, click "Export" button to save all selected Galaxy S7 text messages in the folder on your computer that you will specify later.
Under this part, you need to use the function of "1-click Backup" under the "Super Toolkit" area. So please ensure your Samsung S8 or S7 is connected and recognized by the Android Contacts Backup tool. Then, you can begin your backup journey as follows:
Step 1. Choose "Super Toolkit" on the top menu, then you'll see the option of "Backup".
Step 2. Tap on "Backup" and you'll see a pop-up window, tick the "Messages" and click "Back up" to begin the process.