I have did factory reset my phone with out taking backup of messages... its all important messages.. can i recover those messages back. if so, please guide me.

Phone : HTC Explorer

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    A factory reset wipes android settings, databases used by apps, including Messaging. In short, you're out of luck. :(
    – t0mm13b
    Commented Sep 25, 2013 at 11:40
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    What messages? SMS? Email? Kik? WhatsApp? Skype?
    – ale
    Commented Sep 25, 2013 at 12:25

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If you're talking about your SMS/MMS messages, then there's practically no way to get them back.

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