Uh...all my texts randomly deleted


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  1. kyleonfire

    kyleonfire Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    I went to try and open a message but the app kept bringing up an error and I'd have to force close it. The screen would then switch to my home screen but with no shortcuts just a background then after a second go black until I hit the home button. I restarted the phone and when I opened messaging ALL my conversations were gone. Is this a known glitch? is there a way to get all my texts back?
     

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  2. cbux5000

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    This happened to me about a month ago and it just happened again yesterday. Luckily I started using WaveSecure to back all my texts after the first time. In just a few minutes after it happened, I had them all restored.
     
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    kyleonfire Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    I tried that, but wavesecure for some reason didnt bring them all back. The person I text the most, none of her texts came back. And I backed it all up march 31st but it doesnt have any texts after march 8th
     
  4. unknown force

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    i had this happen to me 2 times with the default messaging app, lost over 2000 txt from different people. i now use handcent and haven't had this problem since, even if handcent force closes it still saves the texts
     
  5. cbux5000

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    WaveSecure not working? Damn, that sucks. There's probably other backup programs you could try -- otherwise I dunno.

    Funny thing is until I got my Droid a few months ago, I could only have ~200 texts at a time so I was constantly deleting them. Wasn't a big deal. Now though, the thought of losing them all is terrifying.
     
  6. s1ckGhost

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    I have had this issue occur with me using the stock version.

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    Handcent as well.

    I find it inconvenient but luckly for me, i do my own backups for attacked files which is the only important thing with the texts i get. Others i can remember, so its all good.

    Still.. i hate that it has happened. I dont know what the deal is. Maybe we are ending up hitting the max? a small annoying glitch for sure.
     

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