Owning a cell phone these days, is considered as one of the fundamental rights of a human. We often talk about the features of flashy android phones, especially Samsung devices. We compare Samsung devices with those like Apple products and Huawei in order to check as which one outstands the other. Imagine you are holding your iPhone in one hand and your friend’s Samsung device in the other and accidentally, your friends phone slips out, drops and gets broken! Seems like quite a situation you’re caught up in, right?
For many of us out there, phones really matter because they cost us a lot of money. But what matters to us the most is the data, especially the text messages which are stored in our devices. Let’s see how to recover text messages from broken Samsung devices!
Oh wait, before we begin, let us mention that there are several ways that people could break their expensive cell phones. However, the most popular ones are:
- Dropping your device from a certain height where it ends up being shattered totally. According to some stats, around 30% of overall phones are broken by falling off from enormous heights. Keeping the shock-proof features aside, direct contact with the concrete surface breaks the hell out of any device.
- If your phone is water resistant, thanks to the extra bucks you paid to get your hands on such an awesome samsung device. But unluckily if you accidentally drop your non water resistant phone in the water, hopefully every integrated circuit of your phone will get defected.
- And there are other ways which can cause damage to your samsung phones especially falling off from a car while taking a selfie with your arms outside and etc.
In any case whatsoever, it was near to impossible to recover text messages from broken samsung devices. Until, Dr.fone – Android Data Recovery tool turned this horrible reality, into a whiff from the past.
Here in this article, we will be focusing on unveiling a really simple process to recover messages from broken Samsung phone. Yeah, now it’s as easy as ABC and we really encourage you to follow the steps along with us as we proceed. We hope you’ll enjoy retrieving the lost messages.
Step by Step Text Message Recovery from Broken Samsung Phone Using Dr.Fone
Follow the step-wise recovery process and bear the witness to the efficiency of Dr.Fone, yourself!
Step 1: Download, Install & Launch Dr.Fone
First of all, you need to download and install Dr.Fone on your desktop machine. After the program has been installed successfully, restarting your desktop is recommended for some PCs however, it’s not at all compulsory. Launch Dr.Fone and you will the following screen popping up in front of you:
This is the primary dashboard of Dr.Fone. From here, we will be proceeding further.
Step 2: Select “Recover”
Connect your broken Samsung device to your PC using a high-quality USB cable. From the image above, select the “Recover” option which will lead you to another screen where you need to select “Recover from Broken Phone”. A whole new window will pop up where you’ll see a list of all the types of recoverable data. From this catalogue, we will be selecting “Text Messages”. Once you have selected your choice of recoverable data, simple click on the START button.
Step 3: Select Relevant Fault Type
Clicking on the “START” from above screen will redirect you to another screen where you’ll have to select the appropriate fault type. Since we are recovering text messages from broken samsung devices, we will be selecting the option which says “Black/Broken Screen”.
Soon after, the following screen will appear in which you’ll have to select your phone, make and model. In most cases, Dr.Fone – Android Data Recovery tool detects and displays the make and model of your phone itself but just in case it doesn’t happen, you can put it yourself.
Step 4: Allow “Data Analysis” and Enter “Download” Mode
First, let your phone be analysed properly by Dr.Fone by giving it the access to your phone. Once the “Allow” button stops showing up, it’s time to click the “Start” button as it will scan your broken Samsung device for lost messages. The next step is to enter the download mode. Follow the below instructions to enter into the download mode of your Samsung device:
- Switch off your phone.
- Press & hold the volume down button, “-”, the “Home” button and “Power” button on your Samsung device.
- Now, simply press volume up button, “+” and you’ll get into the download mode of your phone.
Step 5: Let the Analysis Begin!
Let Dr.Fone examine, analyse and recover every bit of lost messages from your Samsung device. It will take some time depending on the magnitude of the memory reserved for the messages but eventually, you’ll have all the messages recovered within a few minutes.
Once the messages have been recovered, you can copy them into your new Samsung device or even in the same device after it’s been fixed. See, all you did was nothing except a few clicks and you got what you wanted. We are hopeful that you’ve understood the process of recovering text messages from broken samsung devices and we encourage you to spread the word for greater good!