How to Transfer Text Messages from Motorola Mobiles to Computer?
I need to get some of my text messages off my Android phone and save them as text documents on my computer. Is it possible? Any tool I need? By the way, my phone is Motorola Atrix 4G.
Nowadays, we can see a large number of people using Android phones everywhere, for amusement, communication, or other purposes. So people would like to export the text messages from Android phone to a computer for backup or futher record because most of important information are sent or received by text messages and we won't to lose them in any case. But how can we transfer these important SMS to computer?
Thanks to iPubsoft Android Desktop Manager, which is an easy-to-use and effective Android text message transfer and backup tool to help users finish the Motorola SMS transfer quickly and conveniently. Android Desktop Manager for Mac is also available. Before we show you how to transfer messages from Motorola mobile phone to computer by using this software, we'd like to take a look at the main features of it:
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* Directly send group messages from computer to any phone number;
* Transfer text messages, contacts, photos, music, videos and apps between computer and Android phone;
* Manage contact info on computer, including adding new contacts, deleting or editing existing contacts;
* Restore your phone from the backup files with one click.
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Steps to Backup Motorola Phone Text Messages on Computer with Ease
Preparatory work: Download, install and launch the SMS transfer program on your computer to get ready. Then, follow the guide below to finish the Motorola SMS transferring task step by step. Please note we will set Windows version as an example but the operations on Mac platform are almost the same.
Step 1: Connect your Motorola phone to the computer
Launch the installed Android Manager and you will get an interface asking you to connect your Motorola mobile phone to the computer via a USB cable. Just connect your phone to the computer and once the connection is successful, you will get the interface like below. The model, state, system version, storage and more information of your phone will be shown in the main interface.
Tips: The software is fully compatible with all Motorola phones like Motorola Atrix, Motorola Atrix 2, Motorola Charm, Motorola Quench Cliq XT, Motorola Droid, Motorola Milestone, Motorola Droid X, Motorola Milestone X, Motorola Droid X2, Motorola Global, Motorola Backflip, Motorola Devour, Motorola DEXT, Motorola Defy, Motorola Flipout, Motorola Droid Bionic, Motorola Admiral, Motorola Droid RAZR, Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX, Motorola Atrix HD.
Note: If it is the first time to run this software, you need to enable USB debugging on your phone. If you did it before, you can skip to the next step.
(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".
Once the USB debugging is enabled, click "Allow" on your phone to allow the program super user authorization when an Superuser Request pops up.
Step 2: Preview Text Messages
All files in your Motorola phone will be displayed in clear categories on the top menu. You can select the Contacts tab and choose "All SMS" from the left panel. Preview all the SMS messages saved in your Motorola phone on the right window and then click the button of "Backup".
Step 3: Save Motorola SMS to Computer with 1 click
Specify an output location where you want to save the exported text messages on the pop-up window, and then you can hit on the "OK" button to transfer these selected messages to the specific folder immediately.
Done! Now you can turn to the output folder to check the transferred text messages.