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Restore a deleted text message

How do I restore a deleted text message, once upon a time, you used to be able to log on and read through your old texts through o2, now you can't, or can you?

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Re: Restore a deleted text message

Unless you have it backed up somewhere, you can't.

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Re: Restore a deleted text message

I think you're remembering Bluebook, that facility stopped a good while back and it is closed now for contacts storage too:

 

http://service.o2.co.uk/IQ/SRVS/CGI-BIN/WEBCGI.EXE/,/?New,KB=Companion,T=vanillaCase,question=ref%28...

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Re: Restore a deleted text message

Hi Mrshorthair

 

 

We need to know what phone your using and any associated software you connect up to.

 

ie : If you use an iPhone do you connect up to iTunes or have you activated iCloud.

 

 

 


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Re: Restore a deleted text message

How do I restore deleted messages on my iPhone 4s, please

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Re: Restore a deleted text message


aomr_racing wrote:

How do I restore deleted messages on my iPhone 4s, please


A quick google search found this article from the Macworld forum. It tells you all you need to know :smileywink:

http://www.macworld.co.uk/forum/mac-help-tips-31/can-you-recover-deleted-text-messages-iphone-448345...

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Re: Restore a deleted text message

I'm not certain if apps are available for the iPhone, but on Android I use an app to backup my messages to gmail automatically.
This saves me from accidentally losing anything important.
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Re: Restore a deleted text message

Due to the limitations Apple impose I don't think there is an app that will do the same on iOS.  Everything is supposed to be backed up in iTunes or icloud.

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jonsie wrote:

Due to the limitations Apple impose I don't think there is an app that will do the same on iOS.  Everything is supposed to be backed up in iTunes or icloud.


Makes sense but a pity it has to be one way only.....

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Re: Restore a deleted text message


MI5 wrote:

jonsie wrote:

Due to the limitations Apple impose I don't think there is an app that will do the same on iOS.  Everything is supposed to be backed up in iTunes or icloud.


Makes sense but a pity it has to be one way only.....


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