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How to Recover Deleted Text Messages from iPhone

SMS is sometimes important. If messages are deleted or get lost accidentally, it may cause inconvenience or even damage to us. Imagine an interview message got lost and you forgot the time and address, how would you feel? This is can be worse when the deleted message is about your business. So, can deleted messages on iPhone be recovered? Of course. iPhone Data Recovery is here for you.

iPhone Data Recovery allows you to recover deleted text messages from both iOS devices and iTunes/iCloud backup. Install it and take a few steps, and then you can get your deleted text messages back.

Note: If you restore your text messages from iTunes or iCloud backup, all devices are supported; while from iOS devices, iPhone 6/5s/5c/5/4s/4/3GS are supported.

Tutorial 1: How to Restore SMS from iPhone

Step 1. Connect Your iPhone to PC

Connect your iPhone to PC and run iPhone Data Recovery. Your iPhone will be detected automatically. If it shows as below, click "Start Scan".

iPhone Data Recovery

Note: If your phone is iPhone 4 or iPhone 3GS, click "Advanced Mode" and start scan.

iOS Data Recovery

Step 2. Preview and Recover Deleted SMS

Select "Messages" and preview your text messages. Choose what you would like to restore, and click "Recover".

Recover iPhone Text Messages

Tutorial 2: How to Recover SMS from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Scan iTunes Backup

Install and launch iPhone Data Recovery. Then connect your phone to the computer and choose the mode "Recover from iTunes Backup File". Next, select the iTunes backup you want and click "Start Scan".

Restore Text Messages from iPhone

Step 2. Preview SMS and Recover Them

After the scanning, you can preview detailed information of the text messages. Select the SMS you want to extract and click "Recover".

Recover SMS from iPhone

Tutorial 3: How to Recover iPhone SMS from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Log in Your iCloud Account

Launch the iPhone Data Recovery and connect your phone to PC. Then choose "Recover from iCloud Backup File" and sign in your Apple ID.

Extract Text Messages from iPhone

Step 2. Download and Scan Your iCloud Backup

Now the program will list out all your iCloud backup files. Choose the one you want and click "Download".

Retrieve iPhone Text Messages

Step 3. Restore Your Text Messages

Preview what is listed, and choose the text messages you want to get back and click on "Recover".

Recover iPhone SMS

Within a few minutes, you deleted SMS will show again on your phone. If it is about your interview, you can arrive on time now; if it is business related, your deal will be right in your pocket. iPhone Data Recovery, dedicated to restore your lost data, will always be the best for you. Any other questions, please contact us by commenting below.

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Bunyan Lisa
Managing Editor
Posted - 26 Mar, 2014

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