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SMS Export Plus app review: offering a convenient solution for backing-up SMS and iMessages



SMS Export Plus is a backup tool that allows you to export text messages in PDF or Excel format. You can then transfer the exported messages to your Mac or PC via Wifi connection or through email. This app also allows you to print saved SMS directly from your iOS device. SMS Export Plus is a universal app so you can safely install it in your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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SMS Export Plus - Backup or Save text messages


Protect Your SMS and iMessages by Using SMS Export Plus

Like most mobile users, you are probably sending and receiving SMS on a daily basis. Over time, your device will soon be loaded with thousands of text messages. You can delete some conversations but most them maybe too important to lose.

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The best thing that you can do is to create a backup of your SMS and iMessages to your computer. And you can easily do this by installing SMS Export Plus in your mobile device.

SMS Export Plus offers three backup options for you. First, you can use the app to print your text messages directly from your phone. This option provides you with hard copies of saved conversations.

Another option is to save your SMS and iMessages as PDF or Excel file. You can then send the saved file to yourself via email. From there, you can transfer the file to your cloud storage or simply keep it in your email archive.

And lastly, SMS Export Plus allows you to export saved text messages to your Mac or PC. Simply connect your devices via secured WiFi to allow trouble-free data transfer. 

Best Features of SMS Export Plus

SMS Export Plus offers a simple interface with easy to use tools. When you open this app, all the available backup options will be shown to you. So the only thing that you need to do is to select an option that is most convenient for you. The app will then take care of everything.

One of the most useful features of the app is the direct PDF and Excel support. PDF and Excel files can be read by almost all devices equipped with the right software. In fact, these types of files are now compatible with online cloud storage services. You can view your text messages online without installing additional software in your computer.

Another great feature of SMS Export Plus is the built-in filtering tool. The app allows you to filter conversations so you can save only those text messages that you need. You can filter messages by date, time, and sender.

And lastly, the app offers a built-in instructional manual. It offers a step-by-step tutorial on how you can save and export your SMS. 

SMS Export Plus - Backup or Save text messages


Pros and Cons


  • Offers easy-to-use interface
  • With instructional manual
  • Saves SMS and iMessages in PDF or Excel format
  • Supports phone to printer option
  • Offers a convenient SMS filtering tool


  • It would be nice for this app to have built-in support for Dropbox, Drive, iCloud, and OneDrive

Final Thoughts

SMS Export Plus is one of the best backup tools for iOS devices. It is easy to use and offers different backup options. This is a must-have app for everyone. 


SMS Export Plus - Backup or Save text messages

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