how to backup text messages
You can configure your phone to backup text messages, be it SMS / MMS / IM chats.
- Open the Messaging.
- Expand the menu by tapping the ellipsis (…).
- Tap the “settings”.
- 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.
This how to is written based on Windows Phone 8. Actual functionality might differ from device to device. Some features may not be available with pre-Windows Phone 8.