recover deleted text messages in Galaxy S4 android HtC Can your husband, wife, girlfriend or boyfriend read your deleted text messages on your HTC, Samsung Galaxy S4 or any smartphone??  the answer is that it depends on how tough they are.  There are apps that have undelete capabilities.  When information is deleted, it isn’t really fully deleted.  It can be recovered with software.  There are ways to securely delete data but the most guaranteed way to delete data is to actually take a hammer on the hard drive and ensure it is broken into very small chunks. I would say don’t worry about your deleted texts or emails being read by your lover.  The average person isn’t tech Savy.  Below is a link to a tutorial that teaches you how to recover texts that are deleted in Android devices.  I haven’t tried it yet but it is interested.