You will need
- program Easy Recovery;
- program icq2html.
To restore your message history in ICQ, deleted for various reasons, almost always using special software. Remember that message history is stored in text files. Name UIN in this file is the name of the person with whom you spoke.
Try to restore information on disk. For this you need the program Easy Recovery (is available can be downloaded from the Internet). Unzip it and install it on your computer. Scan the drive on which you have installed ICQ and other programs (usually C: drive).
Restore the files to the address type C:/Program Files/QIP/Users/* your account */History. Select the text you want or select all.
There are other, alternative ways of restoring the history of personal messages in the ICQ program. Often the history is deleted and is lost when you change login. If you typically include the program under different names or from different computers, it automatically sinhroniziruete the entire history of messages. Information is stored on the hard disk, in the directory in which you installed the program.
Go to local disk C and find the folder ICQ. Open the folder History. It is always present in this directory. It saved all your correspondence with contacts from the list.
Search the Internet program icq2html. Download it and install on your computer. Restore the deleted messages. When restoring the history in this case, it does not matter how the messages have been deleted. Perhaps the incoming message was lost the moment the computer is turned off or when switching from one user to another (if the computer is used by multiple people), or maybe it was removed intentionally.
Advice 2: How to find the history of icq
Like many customer services for instant messaging, ICQ stores the history of correspondence with all contacts. Viewing history is managed through the client program or standard Windows tools.
The simplest way of reading the correspondence ICQ - viewing with a standard means of customers of this Protocol. In order to find a history of correspondence with a particular contact, open the message window by double-clicking on the line with the nickname of the desired contact. Then click the button marked with the letter "N" ("history"), which is located between a chat and a field to enter text. This opens a special window that is the entire history of messages in chronological order from top to bottom (the bottom is the new message). This viewer also allows you to search by history (the name adopted by correspondence in ICQ) for any queries.
Correspondence with any contact maintained in ICQ, automatically stored in a special .txt file which is viewed using any text editor. Files of correspondence are stored in a special directory located in the program directory. For example, to view history QIP program, which is an alternative Protocol client ICQ, go to the directory located at C:Program FilesQIPUsers(UIN)History. The correspondence with each individual contact is saved in text files whose names match the UIN of the contact.
In addition, the message history may be stored in a separate .txt file using the viewer history. The default name of this file matches the UIN of the contact, but you can rename it at any time. In order to locate a previously saved history, use local search by file name or words contained therein.
Is the advice useful?
Official ICQ client supports the preservation of the correspondence in a special file stored on a remote server. To view such correspondence you need to go into your profile and view the archives.