Have you accidentally removed your text messages from your mobile? Don't you know the way to get them back? Are you worried about how to recover deleted messages from the SIM card?

If yes, you are in the right place. This article is going to help you a lot because we have covered three ways of getting deleted SIM messages back in a very simple and effective way. We will give step-by-step instructions for the recovery.

Part 1: Can Deleted Text Messages be Recovered from SIM Card/without SIM Card

Can deleted text messages be recovered from a SIM card?

The answer is, Yes. Deleted text messages can be recovered from mobile without using a SIM card. It seems impossible, but it is not. There are different software and online tools through which you can easily get this task done within a few simple steps. Moreover, there are many other methods to follow other than using online tools or software.

Part 2: How to Recover Deleted Messages from SIM Card/without SIM Card

It seems frustrating to recover deleted SIM messages without a SIM card, but you can easily do it in a few simple steps. In case of recovering messages, you should know about the method, tool, and procedure to do this task. We are here to help you.

We will show you how to recover deleted messages from SIM cards on iPhone, Android, and by service provider. Let's have a look at all of them separately.

2.1: Recover Deleted Text Messages from SIM Card on iPhone

To recover SIM messages on an iPhone without a SIM card, you should go with iMyFone D-Back. It is the best iPhone data recovery software that quickly recovers data directly from iPhone, iCloud, and iTunes.

This software supports the recovery of 18+ data types. So, not only SIM messages, but you can also retrieve your photos, videos, audio, and other data from your mobile. To see how to recover deleted text messages from the iPhone SIM card using iMyFone D-Back, follow these steps.

Step 1: Launch iMyFone D-Back on your computer. The software is free to download for Mac and Windows.

Step 2: Now, connect your mobile to the computer and make sure to provide all permissions to trust the computer. Once the mobile is recognized by the computer, open the software and click on the second option of Recover from iOS Device.

imyfone dback click the next button

Step 3: The software will show you the Next Button after being connected with your mobile. Click on the Next button and select the type of data that you want to recover from your device. In our case, click on Messages > Scan.

imyfone dback select the recovery option

Step 4: After scanning, the data will appear on the screen. You can also preview all the data on the screen before recovery. In the last, click on the Recover button and save the data on your device at your desired location.

imyfone dback recover the files

2.2: Recover Deleted Text Messages without SIM Card on Android

We have seen how to use the iMyFone product to recover SIM messages from the iPhone. Now, let's have a look at iMyFone D-Back to recover data from Android devices.

This software is very efficient and designed to restore 11 different types of data from almost 6000+ Android devices. It is powerful enough to recover data from Google Drive in some simple steps. To see how to recover deleted text messages on Android without a SIM card, follow these steps.

Step 1: Launch iMyFone D-Back on your computer. Now, open it and choose the recovery mode. In our case, click on the Recover Phone Data option.

imyfone dback for android

Step 2: You will see a new window asking for your mobile information and click on the Next button. D-Back for Android will start downloading your mobile data to the computer and will show you on the screen.

Step 3: Now, select Messages and click on the Recover button. This software will start recovering data from mobile to computer and allow you to preview the data (messages) before recovery.

imyfone dback for android select data type

Step 4: You can select the format and storage location on your own. In the last, click on the Recover button, and your data will be saved and stored at the selected location.

imyfone dback for android recover data

2.3: Recover Deleted Text Messages without SIM Card Via Service Provider

If you don't want to use any third-party tool or software to recover your SIM messages, then you can use the facility of a Cell Phone Service Provider. The company will provide you the facility to have your deleted messages back without giving them the SIM card. For this, you might be asked to provide your personal information. Follow the steps to use the service provider facility.

Step 1: Contact the SIM company. You can find the contact information at the bottom line of the monthly bill or on the company's official website.

Step 2: Tell the representative to recover the message for you. Provide them the information like your name, address, cell phone number, and security pin code. They will verify your account and start the procedure to recover your messages.

Step 3: Wait for the messages to arrive within the given time. Or the company can also send the recovered messages through email.

Part 3: FAQs

1: How to Prevent Text Messages Deleting from a SIM Card?

If you are facing automatic deletion of messages from your SIM card, then definitely something is happening on your mobile. To avoid this, you can follow the below-listed points.

  • Restart your device.
  • Clear cache from your messages section
  • Force stop and restart messages app.
  • Update messages app.

2: Can I Recover Deleted Text Messages Android Free?

Yes, it is possible to recover the deleted messages on Android and iPhone as well. We have discussed D-Back for Android to recover deleted SIM messages without using a SIM card, totally free of cost. We have also shared how to recover messages via the service provider.

3: Are Deleted Text Messages Gone Forever?

No, deleted messages do not remove permanently even after deleting them. They are stored in the internal phone storage from where you can get them easily by using any backup software or tool. Moreover, you can also use the service provider facility to get your deleted messages back after your account verification.


There is no need to be worried about deleting SIM messages on Android or iPhone. All deleted SIM messages can easily be recovered without using a SIM card through different third-party tools or software.

We have shared iMyFone's product D-Back for iOS and Android to recover your SIM messages easily without using the SIM card. Moreover, you can also contact the company to get your messages back after verifying your account.