How to Transfer SMS from Samsung Galaxy S3
For Samsung Galaxy S3 users, you may have
important text messages that you want to
preserve somewhere other than your cell
phone. Although you cell phone does not
have built-in capability to accomplish this
task, you can make it with some third party
Android SMS Transfer app to transfer SMS
from Samsung Galaxy S3 to PC.
1. Download and install Android SMS Transfer
application on your computer.
Unzip the file to your desktop with a Phone
Port folder and a PC Port folder.
2.Install and launch the Phone Port
application on your Galaxy S3.
Connect your Samsung Galaxy S3 to computer
through the USB cable with it, drag the apk
file from the Phone Port folder to your S3.
Then disconnect your phone with the
computer, start the program on your Galaxy
SMS to .db
on the main
skip the pop out “Register” window, and input
the file name for the SMS that you wish to
backup, then hit “OK” button and the SMS
backup process will start automatically.
Transfer backup SMS
SMS will be saved to the Internal storage card
of your Samsung Galaxy S3. Connect your
phone to computer, locate and open the
SMSBackup folder, you will be able to find
your backup SMS .db file in it, you can then
transfer Samsung Galaxy S3 SMS to PC by
copying this file to computer or an external SD
card for later restore.