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. From the home screen, select the Messages app image icon Messages 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.

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 on or for some devices SYNC MESSAGES.

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5. Select OK.

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6. TURN OFF: From the Messages settings screen, select AT&T Messages Backup & Sync.

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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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