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Some of my text messages get saved in my SIM card automatically and this does not show up in notifications and I miss out on reading them.

I only realize the messages have arrived when I get a notification saying my SIM message

inbox is full please delete messages.

Is there a way to make the phone memory the default storage for text messages?

I am using ICS 4.0.4 in Intext Ibuddy Connect

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Normally sms's are saved in your phone. Did you try clearing your sms inbox on your SIM? – Sid Jan 17 '13 at 9:58
    
Yes I clear it everyday deleting all the messages in the list....but after a few more incoming messages it comes back to full... – Sangeet Menon Jan 17 '13 at 10:18
    
There are several apps in google play to backup SMS. you can use one of them. – Bishan Jan 30 '13 at 10:15
    
Have a look on this link : android.stackexchange.com/questions/18194/… – Marshmallow Jan 30 '13 at 11:26
    
@ManishAndroid,Bishan Thanks both of you suggest me the same to use the SMS backup apps, but before using that I need to know whether I have received a SMS or not PS: Please see the EDIT, Sorry if I was not clear with the question earlier. – Sangeet Menon Jan 30 '13 at 16:43

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