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Transfer Text Messages from Sony Xperia to PC( Windows/Mac)

Help: I have saved too many messages on my Sony Xperia Z phone, so that I'm not able to add new messages or contacts to the internal memory of my device. In order to make room for new SMS, I have to remove some text messages from my phone, but I don't want to lose them, do you know how to deal with this problem? Please help me, thank you!

Generally speaking, you can choose to store text message conversations on the internal memory or the SIM card, while both of the two locations have limited storage space. When the memory reaches its limits, you won't be able to save new data to it unless you remove some existing data. While, if you don't want to delete those precious messages from your Sony Xperia phone, I suggest you to transfer text messages from Sony Xperia to computer as a backup. Thus you can view your text messages on computer whenever you want, and you are able to take them for more usages at will.

However, in order to successfully transfer text messages from Sony Xperia to computer, you need to operate an assistant software, that's because messages that saved on the phone memory or the SIM card are usually forbidden to be accessed on PC without limitations. Here this Coolmuster Sony File Manager( Win/Mac) must be your best choice. With it, you can not only transfer text messages from Sony Xperia to computer without difficulties, this program also allows you to export SMS messages from Sony phone to PC, transfer music, photos, movies and more files between your mobile phone and computer with only a few clicks.

Now you can download the free trial version to have a try by yourself.

Guide: How to Backup Sony Messages to Computer( Windows/Mac)

Step 1. Launch this Program, Connect Sony Device to PC

At first, download, install and operate this program on your computer. Then connect your Sony Xperia mobile phone to PC via a USB cable. When you run this software on PC for the first time, you should follow the steps to enable USB debugging on your phone. Then this program will detect your phone immediately.

enable usb debugging

Step 2. Install USB Driver and Scan Sony Xperia Phone

As soon as it detects your Sony Xperia mobile phone, this software will automatically install USB driver on your computer, please be a little patient. After that, it will start to scan your phone data deeply. A few minutes later, you will get a menu as shown.

phone info

Step 3. Transfer Text Messages from Sony Xperia to Computer

Now you can see that all files are listed on the panel, including Apps, Music, Photo, Video, Book, Contacts, and so on. Then you can click "Contacts" and "All SMS" in order to preview the whole text message conversations. Mark your needed messages and touch the "Backup" option, you will save all messages on PC within minutes.

preview messages

As you know, this Coolmuster Sony File Manager( Win/Mac) can not only help transfer text messages from Sony Xperia to computer, but also assist users to backup contacts to PC. If you want to copy contacts to computer as a backup file, you can press "All contacts" to preview contacts list first.

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