How to Export SMS to PDF on Android

If you want to export your important text messages to PDF or HTML on Android, you can refer to this guide, which will tell you how to easily make it.

By Gigi Albert | Posted on: Sep. 29, 2018, Last Updated: Sep. 29, 2018
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Recently, we received a message from an Android user asked us if he can export his text messages to PDF on Android. Actually, besides the user who has this request, there are many other users who also want to convert their messages to HTML. In order to help you convert the messages to PDF, we will give you the method.

Export SMS to PDF on Android

Export SMS to PDF on Android

How to Export SMS to HTML And Then Convert them to PDF

Generally speaking, the HTML nearly posses all merits of PDF. It can not only save your images, text, interactive buttons, hyperlinks but also support browsing online. And compared with PDF, it is small to store and easy to read. Actually, you can directly export your messages to HTML for using or export the messages to HTML first and then convert them to PDF. Now you can follow us to make it.

Firstly, you need a professional and powerful export tool – AnyTrans for Android, which allows you to set the format and export path of text messages before exporting, with two types of formats, TXT and HTML. It’s really the one you desire for. Now you can follow us to see how to make it with a few clicks.

Step 1 The first thing you need to do is download and install AnyTrans for Android on your computer, then open it on PC/Mac and connect your Android device to your computer via a USB cable, finally scroll down to the category page. (You can also choose Content to Device to transfer files from the computer to your device, or Content to PC to transfer files from your device to the computer, want to know more about AnyTrans for Android, you can read this guide.)

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 1

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 1

Step 2 Click the “Messages” icon. As you can see, except for the messages, you are also allowed to manage many other data on your Android phone like music, movies, ringtones, books and so on, just like the following picture shows.

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 2

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 2

Step 3 Previewing and selecting the text messages you want to export > Click Setting icon to set the format (HTML or TXT) and path of files you want to export. Besides the messages, you can also set the output format of Call Logs, Contacts, and Calendar.

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 3

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 3

Step 4 Last, just click the computer icon to export your messages to your computer. By the way, you can also transfer these messages to another Android phone by clicking the icon next to the computer icon, learn more now!

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 4

Steps to Export SMS to PDF on Android – Step 4

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Step 5 Now If you want to convert your HTML files to PDF, you can use this free online converter to make it easier. Nothing to install, no registration, no watermark.

The Bottom Line

As you can see, there are two choices for you, you can choose any one of them to achieve your goal. By the way, AnyTrans for Android is really a good file manager which indeed can help you export your messages to the format you need in a simple and fast way. It is really worth a download.

Gigi Albert

Member of iMobie team, a professional editor, is interested in solving iOS & Android related problems by writing various tutorials.