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How to Backup SMS on Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus

“When I connect my Samsung Galaxy S8 with a computer, the computer cannot read any text messages. Can you tell me how can I transfer my SMS, text messages from Samsung Galaxy S8 to PC?”

When you wrongly tap on the “Delete” button, format, or factory reset your Samsung Galaxy S8, data will be erased, including text messages. Therefore, it is very necessary to backup SMS from Galaxy S8 to the computer, preventing data loss on one day. As we all know, text messages are saved on the internal memory or the SIM card on your Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone. If you want to export Samsung SMS to PC, an assistant software will be necessary.

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In the following contents, we will introduce you the ways on how to transfer SMS from Samsung Galaxy S8 to computer in three different parts.

Method 1: Backup Galaxy S8 SMS with Samsung Account

Step 1. Go to “Settings > Accounts” and find Samsung account.

Step 2. Sign in with your Samsung account on Samsung Galaxy S8 or just create one if you never use it before.

Step 3. Tap on “Backup” and then enable SMS to back up.

Method 2: Backup Galaxy S8 Messages with Android Manager

Android Manager enables you to backup all or selected messages on your Samsung Galaxy S8 easily and conveniently. With it, exporting text files from Samsung S8 to computer and importing from computer to Galaxy S8 can be as easy as pie. Owning to its powerful compatibility, you can easily add, export, edit, delete photos/videos/music/apps/contacts/SMS on your Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S7/S7 edge, Galaxy S6/S6 edge, Note 5, Note 4, Samsung Tab and other Samsung phones. Besides, transferring data between two mobiles can be an easy job for the program (both Android and iPhone are supported). You can also root your Samsung phones/tablets to take full control of your device.

Step 1.Download, Install, Launch this Software

After downloading and installing this Android Manager software on your computer, please double click to open it. Then link your Samsung Galaxy S8 to PC via a USB cable.

install and run android manager on pc

Step 2.Export SMS from Samsung Galaxy S8 to PC

Make sure that your Galaxy S8 can be detected well. Click Information tab. Click SMS on the left panel. All messages will be shown on the right. Tick the SMS you want to save and then click Export. You can choose the backup format from the two options: Export to HTML or Export to CSV.

export sms from galaxy s8 to pc

This brings up the file browser window. Find your desired place to backup and save the SMS on the computer.

save sms on the computer

Method 3: Backup Galaxy S8 Messages via Android Backup & Restore

Android Backup & Restore can be used to backup text messages from Samsung Galaxy S8 to PC within a simple click. Necessarily, you can restore the backup back to Galaxy S8 if you have lost one day. Apart from helping users transfer SMS from Galaxy S8 to computer, this program has more features, such as Data Recovery, Data Extraction, Lock Screen Removal, SIM Unlock, Root, Data Eraser. For more detailed product information, you can free download the software to search more.

Step 1.Install and Run the Program on Your PC and Connect Phone

After you download and installed the program on your computer, run it , connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 to PC via a USB cable and you will get a menu as shown.

launch android backup and restore app

Step 2.Backup SMS to the Computer from Galaxy S8

Selecting the Backup option from the “Data Backup & Restore” will turn on the data backup journey.

select messages backup and restore option

Next, the program will display what types of data you can backup, just select Messages you want and then click “Backup“. Soon, your messages will be automatically backed up.

backup sms from galaxy s8 to computer

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