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[Solved] How to Transfer Text Messages from Android to Computer/PC?

Summary: After reading this passage, you will know how easy it is to transfer text messages from Android to computer. You will learn more than one way in this passage, so just read it and get a super easy way as liked!


How to transfer SMS from Android to computer? Nowadays it is quite popular for us to use an Android phone as the tool for communication and entertainment. We send and receive messages everyday, among which there are some important or confidential texts that we do not want to lose. However, when click the touch screen with fingers, we often drop the finger at the wrong position, which would lead to the forever lost of important messages. But it is too late to regret after the "tragedy" have happened, and what you need to do is transferring text messages from Android to computer for backup frequently.

How to Transfer Text Messages from Android to Computer Selectively or In A Batch?

android sms transferMobiKin Assistant for Android (Windows & Mac) empowers Android users with the ability to transfer messages on their mobile phone to computer quite safely, quickly and professionally with very easy operative procedures to free up more space on Android devices. You can choose to transfer the selected or whole message folder to computer according to your own needs. Now, let's have a brief look on the main features:

- Transfer or copy text messages from Android to a computer in 4 different formats, like CSV, HTML, Text and Bak.

- Restore or import texts from PC to Android within few clicks.

- Send and reply text messages on desktop computer directly.

- Delete or remove unwanted messages from Android in a batch.

- Backup other types of data to desktop computer, including contacts, apps, photos, etc.

- Support a wide range of brands, such as HTC, Samsung, Motorola, Sony, ZTE, LG, Huawei, Dell and many other phones with Android system.

This program allows you to copy specific messages or all messages on Android to PC at one time.


Note: It is no doubt that this recommended program can help you manage the messages on your Android's internal memory well, but if you have some messages from other sources like Whatsapp, Facebook, etc. need to be managed, you can't miss below detailed tutorials:

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Video Tutorial

Step 1: Install and Run the Program, and Connect the Android Phone

First of all, you need to start USB Debugging on your phone. Here, you can follow the onscreen prompt to open it or learn how to enable USB debugging on different Android OS.

enable usb debugging

When your phone is recognized by the program successfully, the parameter information of your phone, such like phone model, system version and storage space capacity can be seen in the window like below.

 tansfer text messages to pc

Step 2. Preview and Begin to Transfer the SMS

You should choose the "SMS" button on the left panel. All the SMS in your Android phone will be shown in the right panel. View them in the program directly and then find the one you want to backup. And then click the button of "Export " to transfer all the texts you need to computer.

 export messages to pc

As the extended feature, MobiKin Assistant for Android also provide users with 1-click Backup & Restore feature, that allows you to directly backup the whole message folders to desktop computer with few clicks. So, if you wish to transfer the whole message folder to computer for backup, you can find the function from "Home > Super Toolkit > Backup". (See how to backup SMS from Android to PC with 1 Click Backup Feature >>)

backup all sms with one click

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How to Transfer SMS from Android to PC with Official Tools

It is known to all that many mobile phone manufacturers have released their own Android phone to capture the market, such as Samsung Galaxy, HTC One, LG Optimus, Sony Xperia, and so on. So you can also find the related official management tool from these brands like Samsung Kies, HTC Sync Manager, LG PC Suite, Huawei HiSuite, Sony Xperia Companion, etc.

These tools can help you easily transfer Android messages to computer, but every tool has its own supported devices. For example, you can't use the Samsung Kies to backup HTC text messages to PC because the Samsung Kies can only be used on Samsung devices. What's more, you may also need to check the supported file types of every official tools before taking it as your final option.

transfer sms from android to pc with official tools

Backup Android Text Messages to Computer with 1-Click

If you only wish to copy the whole SMS folder from Android to computer, you can take a free trial on this Phone Transfer. It is the ideal mobile transfer solution for both Android, iOS and Symbian users. With it, you can transfer contacts, SMS, calendar, call logs, photos, videos, music, apps etc. to computer or other devices as you like. Now, we will show you how to use it to backup SMS from Android to PC with 1 simple click:

This program only provide you the option of transferring all messages from Android to computer.


Step 1. Connect your Android phone to computer

Installs and launches the software on the computer. Use a USB cable to connect your Android phone to the computer.

choose the mode for backing up android sms

Step 2. Choose "Back Up Your Phone" mode

Choose the "Backup Up Your Phone" option from the main interface and you will have an option to transfer the files requested from your phone to computer via specific list (i.e. Text Messages, Contacts, Contacts, Photos, Music, Videos etc.).

 backup android sms to pc with 1 click

Please be noted that you can only export the whole message folder to computer for backup. If you only need to transfer specific messages to PC, you'd better to take a trial on the method 1.

Step 3. Transfer text messages from Android to computer

After selecting the text messages, you can click the "Start Transfer" button to transfer Android messages to computer.

begin to backup sms from android

Final Thought

As you can see, there are 3 different ways for you to backup text messages from Android to PC or Mac, which one is the best in your mind? In my opnion, the first method will be the ideal choice because it is not only a simple Android SMS Transfer program, but also deals well with other types of data. All in all, it can works well as a comprehensive Android assistant in your digital life!

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