To recover sms from ZTE, you can try using an Android Data Recovery, because the ZTE phone runs Android OS system. You just need to follow the basic use guide below:
1 Connect your ZTE to the computer
Before doing anything else, install and launch it on the computer. Then connect your ZTE to the computer with a USB cable. After running the program, you'll get the main interface. Your device will be detected immediately.
2 Enable USB debugging
3 Analyze and scan your ZTE
4 Preview and recover sms from ZTE Warp
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