How to Recover Deleted and Lost SMS/Text Messages from Huawei Mate 20(Pro)

Summary: No matter what’s the reasons that your lost your text messages, Huawei Data Recovery can helps to restore the deleted and lost SMS/text messages and more on Huawei Mate 20(Pro) even without backup.

Huawei will be unveiling the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro smartphones on Oct. 16 through a press conference in London. It is speculated that the Mate 20 Porsche Design will also get announced along with Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro. The 7nm Kirin 980 chipset and 4,200mAh battery will be powering the Mate 20 Pro.

Some 83% of American adults own cell phones and three-quarters of them (73%) send and receive text messages, according to the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. They frequently send and receive SMS with their phone like Huawei Mate 20(Pro). And some conversations may contain important data. If SMS is deleted before reading, you will miss something important. So, this is a guide that shows you how to restore deleted and lost SMS from Huawei Mate 20(Pro) with Huawei Data Recovery. You can also use the method for recovering data from Huawei Mate 20(Pro) or other Huawei smartphone.

Huawei Data Recovery is an almighty recovery tool, matches perfectly to almost every Huawei smartphone and tablet, including the latest Huawei Mate 20 and Huawei Mate 20 Pro. With the help of this tool, you can directly retrieve the deleted and lost data including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, call logs, audio, WhatsApp messages and so on. The program works at high speed, so you can get your files back quickly. Huawei Data Recovery is free-risk. It only read, scan and recover your lost data without copying them.


Next, please follow our simple tutorial to have a try.

Directly Get Back the Deleted and Lost SMS on Huawei Mate 20(Pro)

Step 1. Prevent Lost SMS from Overwriting

Once you realize the data loss, stop using your Huawei Mate 20(Pro). Or the lost SMS will be overwritten by new files. Now, please download and install the program on your PC.

Step 2. Connect Your Phone to Computer

Now connect your Huawei Mate 20(Pro) to your computer via cable. Then you need to open USB debugging mode on your Huawei device.

Step 3. Select File Types to Scan

When your Huawei Mate 20(Pro) is connected, you will need to choose data types to scan. To retrieve lost SMS from Huawei Mate 20(Pro), you need to select “Messages” and “Messages Attachments”. Then click the “Next” button.

The program needs to get privilege to scan data from Huawei phone. You should Allow/Authorize/Grant when it prompts on your phone screen.

Note: There might be a superuser authorization appearing on your device during the scan. If you get it, click “Allow” to continue. If not, just skip this step.

Step 4. Restore the Selected SMS from Huawei Mate 20(Pro)

Be patient when your phone is being scanned. Once the scan process is completed, check “Messages” at the left pane. Then you can preview deleted messages on your phone, including details of name, phone number, time, and more. After that, tick items you want and click the “Recover” button to get stuffs back.

Tips: Please do not disconnect your phone until the whole recovery process is completed.

As mobile phones become more frequent, data loss increases, so it is necessary to back up your phone data regularly. To backup your data like text messages, photos, contacts and more from Huawei Mate 20(Pro), you just need the Mobile Transfer, which can one click to backup your data from any Android and iOS devices to computer, and restore these backup files to any supported device with ease.


Step 1. Download, install and run the Mobile Transfer on your computer. Then select “Back Up Your Phone” in the main interface.

Step 2. Connect your Huawei Mate 20(Pro) to computer by using its USB cable.

Step 3. When your phone is recognized, all the transferable files will be listed, just choose those what you needed, then click on “Start Transfer” to sync them to your computer.