How to Recover SMS Text Messages from a Broken Samsung Galaxy S3
Losing text messages can be stressful. No matter how much we deny it, text messages hold a sentimental place in our hearts. The jokes that we text friends, their responses to those jokes, every so often we’ll look back at our texts and remember a different time in our life, and we smile to ourselves. That is why when we lose our text messages, it can be an incredibly frustrating time for us. We would do anything to get those text messages back, which is where Dr.Fone Toolkit for Android comes into the picture.
If you’re looking for a broken Galaxy S3 SMS recovery method, you’ve come to the right place;(if your Galaxy S3 phone is Not broken, you can click here to try the normal way to backup Samsung S3 Messages). While many of us are lucky enough to have not experienced the dreaded experience of a horribly broken phone, a lot of people are effected by mobile phone issues on a daily basis. With that in mind, here are some situations where using Dr.Fone to recover your data would be handy:
- Losing data from updating your phones Operating System.
- Forgetting the password to your phone.
- Randomly missing data.
- Accidentally deleting data.
- Corrupted SD card causing you to lose data.
There are many situations where Dr.Fone can be considered essential, so how can you use Dr.Fone Toolkit – Android Recover to recover SMS text messages from a broken Samsung Galaxy S3
Guide for Broken Galaxy S3 SMS Recovery by Dr.Fone for Android
Steps 1 – 4 on Dr.Fone
Step #1 – Once you have the Dr.Fone software installed, launch the program.
Step #2 – Once launched, choose the “Recover” option and then switch to “Recover from broken phone” tab, click on whichever type of data you would like to recover from your phone, and click on the “Start” button.
Step #3 – After selecting the files types you want to recover, you will be shown 2 errors (Unable to access phone OR a broken screen), choose which error applies to your phone. Click the “Next” button.
Step #4 – Once you have selected the error type, you will be asked to select both the Device Name and the Device Model. While this list is currently very limited, it is very important that you select the right device for the process to be successfully completed.
Move to your Samsung phone for the next steps.
Step #5 – Make sure that your broken Samsung Galaxy S3 has been powered off.
Step #6 – Hold down the Volume (-) button, the Home button, and the “Power” button on your phone.
Step #7 –After holding these buttons down, press the Volume (+) button in order for your phone to successfully be put into ‘Download Mode’.
Move back to Dr.Fone for the next steps.
Step #8 – Now that you have put your Samsung Galaxy S3 into download mode, connect it to your computer.
Step #9 – Once connected, Dr.Fone will automatically begin to analyze your phone and identify the specifics of the phone.
Step #10 – Once the analysis has been completed, you will be able to select a variety of information from the panel on the left side and decide what files you would like to recover. On top of that, you will be able to preview the data too. Once you have selected all of the data you wish to recover, you simply hit the “Recover” button and the program will save all of your data!
In these 10 simple steps, you are able to recover any data that you feared may have been lost when your phone had been damaged and secure it. Dr.Fone for Android also includes a few other features for handling your broken Samsung Galaxy S3 recovery needs, such as: