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How do I find a number that I texted but then deleted
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Nicholas Johnstone

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Posted 5 years ago

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Mo D.

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If you deleted the text thread from your messaging list, you might still be able to access it from your call log, if you have a newer Android:

Access the call log by opening your dialer, and pressing the call button.

Then press the menu key and select "View By:"
Select "All messages"

Good luck!
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John Burke, Mobile Master

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Unless you're rooted, no.

To prevent this from happening again, I'd recommend an App from the Play Store like "SMS Backup+"-->
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OP just wanted the number, though, John. My phone isn't rooted and it tells me who I texted (including number) using the native text app from the call log. Granted I don't use the native text app a lot, but it is accurate when I do. I just tested it.
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You can go on your self serve account and if you remember what date you texted the person and at around what time, you can find his number there.

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