“I want to upgrade my Droid. I have some important text messages on it and I don’t want to lost them accidentally. Is there any solution to transfer Droid SMS to PC? What should I do”
— Asked by Thomas from Washington
Have you ever run into the similar situation? Do you want to transfer/Backup SMS from Android to PC for future records or any other purpose? If yes, then you will need a Android SMS managing tool to help you do this. Here, we would like to recommend you use AST Android SMS Backup for Droid SMS Backup to PC.
Below are the steps about how to transfer Droid SMS to PC:
Step 1: Download and Install the App
To get started, free download AST Android SMS Transfer on your computer. Separately install this Android App on your PC and Droid.
Step 2: Backup Droid SMS to SD Card
Run Android SMS Backup on your droid. In the home window, click “Backup SMS” and all your Droid SMS messages will be saved to SD Card in .db file.
Note: After clicking “Backup SMS”, you will see a popup window which allows you to input a file name for the backup file. Ignore it is you want to use the default name.
Step 3: Transfer Android SMS to PC
Connect your Droid phone to your PC via a USB cable or other possible ways. Copy droid SMS to PC. Then you successfully backup droid SMS to PC.
Step 4: Manage Droid SMS on PC if Needed
After exporting Droid SMS to PC, AST Android SMS Transfer allows you managing your text messages on PC freely. You can edit or print out Droid SMS as you want.