AT&T Messages Backup & Sync
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AT&T Messages Backup & Sync

View text and picture messages, calls, and voicemail messages in a single inbox. Send and receive messages from your tablet or computer.

  1. AT&T Messages Backup & Sync stores your text and picture messages in the AT&T cloud and syncs them to your supported smartphone. Select the Messaging app.
    Note: With AT&T Messages Backup & Sync, you can download messages stored in the AT&T cloud to a smartphone that supports Messages Backup & Sync. You can also access your messages and send or receive messages using your mobile number from your tablet or computer at To learn more, visit AT&T Messages Backup & Sync.
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  2. Select the Menu icon, then select Settings.
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  3. Select AT&T Messages Backup & Sync.
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  4. Review the prompt, then select Turn it on.
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  5. Select OK.
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  6. TURN OFF: Select AT&T Messages Backup & Sync from the Messaging Settings screen.
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  7. Select Stop Backup.
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  8. Review the prompt, then select Stop backup. Select OK to confirm.
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