Here’s how you can archive text messages on Android:
- Open Messages app.
- Select the conversation(s) you want to archive.
- Hit the Archive icon at the top, which you can find beside the Trash can icon.
That’s it. The selected conversation(s) are archived.
Here’s an important thing to note: The archived conversation will be automatically unarchived if it receives a message or you send a message from it.
To View Archived Conversations
Hit the three vertical dots at the top and then tap Archived. Now, you can view the conversations you’ve archived.
Select the archived conversation(s). Hit the Unarchive icon at the top.