In order to comply with the current Google Play Policy restrictions, the core functionality to access the SMS database had to be removed so as to keep this app on the Play Store.
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Message Counter is a Free and Open Source Android App that counts your Text (SMS) Messages.
It has been downloaded more than 100,000 times from the Google Play Store, translated into 5 languages and used in more than 10 countries.
Message Counter Version 4.0 is now available from the Google Play Store.
Message Counter is Open Source, with the complete source code hosted online at GitHub. You can contribute to this app by reporting new issues or improving the current code.
It is developed in native Android technology with the latest version of Android Studio and build tools.