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Transfer Text Messages from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4 to Computer

Text often with your mobile phone? As we all know that text messaging is an indispensable part of the cell phone and continually grow as a preferred communication method. The much-appreciated Samsung Galaxy S series like S9, S9 Edge, S8, S7, etc. also provides users with powerful message features. People choose to transfer text messages from Android phone to computer for lack of space or for further records.

Before showing you how to export text messages from Galaxy S to computer, we know that there are two storage places available in a mobile phone: Internal storage and SD memory card. To help you export text messages from a Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5 to a Mac or Windows computer. Below, we will introduce 3 popular ways to help you out.

Part 1. Transfer Text Messages from Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4 to Computer with Android Assistant
Part 2. Copy Text Messages from Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4 to Computer with Mobile Transfer
Part 3. Backup Samsung Galaxy SMS for Free Using Samsung Kies
Part 4. Transfer SMS from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 to PC Using App
Part 5. Export Text Messages from Samsung to Computer via Email

Part 1. Transfer Text Messages from Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5 to Computer with Android Assistant

We humbly introduce you with a professional text message transferring tool Coolmuster Android Assistant (for Windows) or Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac, which is specially designed for Android Samsung Galaxy S series. It is a versatile program that is able to help Samsung Galaxy users to transfer text messages from their phones to computer hassle freely. And you are fully capable of managing your Galaxy files on Mac or Windows computer directly.

- Effectively transfer SMS, contacts, photos, videos, music, apps, etc., between Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5 and computer.
- You can directly send the messages, even group messages from computer to specific cell phone.
- Deeply scan all your data from your Galaxy internal memory.
- Directly send messages from your computer to specific phone number.
- Support almost all Android phones and feature with an easy GUI.

How to Copy SMS from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4 to Computer with Android Assistant?

Below is a straight-forward three-step process showing you how to transfer text messages from a Galaxy S phone to a computer by using Coolmuster Android Assistant.

Step 1. Connect Samsung Galaxy and run the program

Connect your Samsung Galaxy to your PC directly via the USB data cable. Install and launch the Android managing tool, you will see the program will automatically detect your phone and all the detailed information of your phone, such as phone model, system version and storage space size, will be displayed in the main interface.

Note: Coolmuster Android Assistant is fully compatible with all popular Android phones, including HTC, Google, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Huawei and so on.

Transfer Text Messages from Samsung Galaxy to Computer

Step 2. Start to scan and preview text messages

Next, the program will automatically scan your phone’s memory, including its internal memory. After a few seconds, all your phone data will be scanned out and displayed in a tree structure. You can choose the "SMS" category and preview all the stored messages in details, including all income and outcome text messages.

Note: By using this program, you can directly send messages, especially group messages, from your computer to specific phone number.

Transfer Text Messages from Samsung Galaxy to Computer

Step 3. Choose output path and ready to export

Select the text messages you want to export to your computer and then press the "Export" button on the top menu to start the transferring. There will be a Path dialog pops up, asking you to choose a save directory if you do not want to save the exported text messages in the default output location.

After a short waiting time, you will see all your wanted text messages are laid down in the specific output folder, saving in the format of .csv. Coolmuster Android Assistant is regarded as the best Android managing software. If you are searching for a way to make full use of your Android phone and managing your Android files much easier, Coolmuster Android Assistant is your must-have tool. There is no way better than to try it yourself, download the software right now!

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Part 2. Copy Text Messages from Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 to Computer with Mobile Transfer

Coolmuster studio has another wonderful tool called Coolmuster Mobile Transfer (Windows) or Coolmuster Mobile Transfer for Mac can also help you copy data from your mobile phone to computer, although it is mainly designed to share data between two phones. The following instructions tell you how to copy SMS from Samsung Galaxy S9 to computer by using Mobile Transfer. And if you need to copy contacts, photos, videos, apps, music, etc. from Galaxy S4 to computer, Mobile Transfer can also do you a favor. Apart from Android device, Mobile Transfer also supports Symbian and iOS based devices.

Step 1. Connect your Galaxy S9 to computer and launch the Mobile Transfer after you downloaded and installed it.

Step 2. Choose "Back up Your Phone" mode from the program interface and all the contents in your S9 will be displayed here.

Step 3. Select the "SMS" only if you just want to transfer text messages. Then, click "Start" button to transfer the text messages from S9 to your computer.

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Part 3. Backup Samsung Galaxy SMS for Free Using Samsung Kies

Samsung Kies is introduced by Samsung, which is an excellent application to help Samsung users to transfer data between Samsung phones and computer. You can use Samsung Kies to backup Samsung data, upgrade firmware and OS, etc. The following guide will show you how to backup Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5 text messages on computer using Kies.

Step 1. Download and install Samsung Kies from its official website. Connect your Samsung device to the computer using the provided USB cable.

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Step 2. Choose the "Back up/Restore" option from the top menu. Tick off the "Message" category and then click "Backup" button. Then, Samsung Kies will automatically create a backup of your Samsung text messages.

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Part 4. Transfer SMS from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 to PC Using App

You can also use some Android apps to export text messages to your computer. There are many high-rated apps in the Google Play store, and SMS Backup & Restore is one of them. Here, we will show you how to use SMS Backup & Restore to back up and restore text messages on Android devices. It should be noted that the backup location of this application is on the SD card by default. Don't forget to move the backup file to the computer to prevent the device from being stolen or damaged and the messages cannot be recovered.

Step 1. Visit the Google Play Store to download SMS Backup & Restore and follow the instructions to properly install it on your phone.

Step 2. On the Home screen, you will need to click on the Backup option and choose where to save the backup file, such as Google Drive, Dropbox or Email. Then, just click the BACK UP button in the lower right corner to back up your messages.

Once the backup is complete, you can log in to Google, Dropbox or an email account on your computer to view and download the backup files.

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Part 5. Export Text Messages from Samsung to Computer via Email

If you do not want to install any third-party software on your device, you can try the last method - email text messages from Samsung phone to computer. What you need are just an email box and an email account. The followings are the detailed steps:

Step 1. Select your needed text messages

First of all, you should open the Messages App on your Samsung phone and choose the SMS conversations that you wish to export to computer.

Step 2. Email the selected SMS to computer

After selected the messages you need, you can click the three dots icon on the top right corner to open the menu. Tap on the option MoreShare, which will bring up a window with several options. Now, you should select Email and then sign in with your email ID and password. After that, all the selected messages will be exported to your email account automatically.

Once the SMS emailing is finished, you can enter your email account on computer and download the exported messages to your computer.

Words In The End:

I prefer Android Assistant in the first solution to help you backup text messages from Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4 to computer because it can not only backup Android data, but also enables you to edit and manage Android data on computer. Samsung Kies is free of charge, but it only support Samsung devices. Therefore, more people choose Android Assistant as their right-hand tool.

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