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retrieving old text messages
How can I retrieve old text messages and print them out
How can I retrieve old text messages and print them out
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Edited by ATTDmitriyCM on Oct 12, 2015 at 8:29:10 AM

Unfortunately, there is no way to view contents of any messages, AT&T doesn't store them to protect its customers' privacy. I apologize for the inconvenience. There are records of phone numbers, dates and times, but not the messages themselves.

 

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Nov 7, 2013 11:10:13 AM
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Hello @edward1957 

 

You can get logs of dates, times and phone numbers, but not contents of text messages. You can get up to 18 months of those records in your myAT&T online account.

 

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Hello @edward1957 

 

You can get logs of dates, times and phone numbers, but not contents of text messages. You can get up to 18 months of those records in your myAT&T online account.

 

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Nov 8, 2013 4:23:49 AM
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I need these messages for legal reasons is there anyway at all to get them?

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I need these messages for legal reasons is there anyway at all to get them?

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Sent via the Samsung Galaxy S™ III, an AT&T 4G LTE smartphone

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Edited by ATTDmitriyCM on Oct 12, 2015 at 8:29:10 AM

Unfortunately, there is no way to view contents of any messages, AT&T doesn't store them to protect its customers' privacy. I apologize for the inconvenience. There are records of phone numbers, dates and times, but not the messages themselves.

 

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Unfortunately, there is no way to view contents of any messages, AT&T doesn't store them to protect its customers' privacy. I apologize for the inconvenience. There are records of phone numbers, dates and times, but not the messages themselves.

 

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Ask the NSA for a copy of it
Ask the NSA for a copy of it

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May 20, 2014 3:09:02 AM
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Edited by Taylarie on May 20, 2014 at 5:21:58 AM

edward1957 wrote:


Text messages are not on the SD card, they are kept in internal phone memory. If new texts (or emails, or other data that is routinely created) have overwritten deleted texts.


edward1957 wrote:


Text messages are not on the SD card, they are kept in internal phone memory. If new texts (or emails, or other data that is routinely created) have overwritten deleted texts.

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Oct 23, 2014 1:33:08 PM
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Where can I find this information on the AT&T website?

Where can I find this information on the AT&T website?

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Oct 27, 2014 7:41:52 AM
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I'm sorry @missa131977 , what information are you looking for?

 

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I'm sorry @missa131977 , what information are you looking for?

 

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Nov 18, 2014 9:26:48 AM
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she wants to find out where you can go on the website and see the numbers you have text...

 

she wants to find out where you can go on the website and see the numbers you have text...

 

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Nov 18, 2014 9:30:33 AM
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I posted the answer in another post

 

https://forums.att.com/t5/Other-Phones-Devices/Text-message-logs/m-p/4162020#M69725

 

This is a user to user forum. I am a user, just like almost everyone else on the site.
This is a user to user forum. I am a user, just like almost everyone else on the site.
*The views and opinions expressed on this forum are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party.

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hello

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Hello, Can AT & T provide deleted text message

Hello, Can AT & T provide deleted text message

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Hello @seaworld673

 

There are records of phone numbers, dates and times, but not the contents of your messages. You can view the logs on myatt.com.

 

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Hello @seaworld673

 

There are records of phone numbers, dates and times, but not the contents of your messages. You can view the logs on myatt.com.

 

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If I cancel my cell phone service, will I still have access to all my undeleted text messages?

If I cancel my cell phone service, will I still have access to all my undeleted text messages?

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