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Recalling BBM messages

Is it possible to recall old messages sent via BBM to / from a specific contact? As far back as 4 months?

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Re: Recalling BBM messages

Nope. You can close the BBM chat convo, and that 'should' delete the messages to that BBM contact.

 

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Re: Recalling BBM messages

By recalling I don't mean taking back the message or cancelling it, but actually seeing if there is any record kept of previous messages sent? Since there is only certain capacity kept on the phone, once you exceed that the older messages dissappear, and I need to find them again

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Re: Recalling BBM messages

Oh.

 

In that case, in your BBM > Options > Save Chat History. Is that enabled?



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Re: Recalling BBM messages

No, it says "never"

 

Is there any other way?

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Re: Recalling BBM messages

That's not the setting.

You want to save the chat history to your media card.



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Re: Recalling BBM messages

Ok, I have changed it, I guess that will now save all history from now, but what about messages from January this year?

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Re: Recalling BBM messages

If those messages from January are not in the current chat, they are gone.

It will save from this point foward of what is in the chat.



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