how to backup text messages

You can configure your phone to backup text messages, be it SMS / MMS / IM chats.

  1. Open the Messaging.
  2. Expand the menu by tapping the ellipsis (…).
  3. Tap the “settings”.
  4. Switch on the “Text message backup”.

Alternatively you can also navigate to the settings through “Settings -> backup”.

All the backups will be made to SkyDrive.

Text Backup Settings

Text Backup Settings