Apr 112016

In most cell phones, text messages are saved on the phone memory or the SIM card memory. However, if your cell phone comes with a micro SD card you can switch the default memory for storing text messages from phone memory to the micro SD card. This is useful if you’re running short of free phone memory and want to store a larger amount of text messages in your cell phone folders.

Follow the below steps, you will know how to read a text Messages on a SD card:
1. Press the “Menu” button on your phone.
2. Go to “Messages” or “Messaging.” Specific instructions might vary from cell phone to cell phone.
3. Press the “Options” key and select “Settings.” In the “Settings” folder, select “Other.”
4. Specify “Memory in use” as “Memory card.” This will let you read SMS messages stored on your memory card.

It is very easy to read text messages from SD card, isn’t it? However, most people response said they sometimes accidentally deleted important contacts, photos, text messages, call history from the SD card, it often makes them very upset.

In fact, you needn’t so worry, you can use Tenorshare Android Data Recovery Pro to help you find all of them you lost.
Tenorshare Android Data Recovery Pro is a very practical tool that can recover contacts, photos, text messages, call history from SD card on your mobile phone. You can use it to recover all kinds of lost Android data in no time, including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, WhatsApp data, call history from Android phone and tablet of any brands.

The guide to use Android Data Recovery Pro is here:
Step 1 Download Android Data Recovery Pro and install it on your computer.
Step 2 Connect your phone with a USB cable or via Wi-Fi.
Step 3 Select a recovery mode: Quick Recover (time-saving) or Deep Recovery (Thorough scanning).
Step 4 When the scanning finishes, Click the category to preview items in it. And check what you want to restore for your phone.

how to read a text messages on a sd card

By the way, if you unfortunately lost text messages on your SIM card, you can use a program named SIM Manager to retrieve deleted data such as SMS, contacts from Sim card.

Hope can give you help, and if you have a better solution to read a text messages on a SD card or recover lost data from SD card, welcome to recommend to us.