Since it is common that iPhone users accidentally deleted their iPhone message in their daily life, it is necessary to make backup of iPhone in iTunes regularly. But some users never backup iPhone data to iTunes,they don’t like to use the iTunes,because ever sync iPhone to computer with iTunes is very slow,many iPhone users use third-part iPhone data manager tool to transfer data between iPhone and computer,like TunesGo for iOS. However,how to directly restore SMS messages on iPhone if you didn't have a backup of your iPhone. At this moment, once you iPone was lost or stolen,you may need to restore lost iPhone messages,how to recover lost iPhone text messages will become an urgent issue for you.
|Recover iPhone SMS messages|
This iPhone SMS Recovery-iPhone Data Recovery, which is a easy-to-use iOS data recovery to recover data from iPhone/iPad/iPod,you can use this iPhone data recovery program to recover deleted or lost messages, photos, contacts, videos, notes and so forth in three solutions. You can take a look at the detailed tutorial below to recover deleted text messages on iPhone step by step.
Note: For those who have already made a backup of iPhone in iTunes, you may simply refer to the solution mentioned in the end.
Firstly, choose the right free trial version of iPhone Data Recovery for your computer.
How to Recover Deleted SMS from iPhone 6/5S/5C/5/4S/4
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to computer
Launch the program and connect your iPhone to computer. Then it will begin to detect your iPhone automatically. The interface for iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S and iPhone 4/3GS will be a little different:
1) For iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S, users only need to click "Start Scan" button shown in the window below to start scanning your iPhone data:
2) For iPhone 4/3GS, you need to download a plug-in by clicking the "Download" button as follows:
After downloading, please follow the instructions here to scan your iPhone:
a. Hold your iPhone and click the "Start" button in the window.
b. Press the "Power" and "Home" buttons simultaneously for 10 seconds.
c. After 10 seconds, release the "Power" button, and keep holding "Home" for another 15 seconds.
Step 2. Preview and recover lost messages from iPhone
After scanning, it will display all found data and files in categories as below. You can then choose the SMS messages you want to recover and then restore them to computer by clicking "Recover" button.
Note: Data found here includes deleted data and those still in your iPhone. If you only need the deleted ones, you can refine the scan result by using the slide button at bottom to display deleted items only.
Solution 2: Recover SMS from iTunes Backup for iPhone
Step 1. Select recovery mode as iTunes backup file
Choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File" mode after launching iPhone Data Recovery.
Step 2. Extract iTunes backup file and scan
All your iTunes backup files will be found and displayed here. Choose the one for your iPhone and click "Start Scan".
Step 3. Preview and recover messages on your iPhone
Once the scanning finished, all the backup files will be listed and displayed in categories. Check the "Messages" option and hit the "Recover" to save all the SMS on your computer.
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Learn More: Recover Deleted Messages from iPhone By Using iTunes Backup
Note: You can refer to this solution only if you have a previous backup of iPhone saved with iTunes. Otherwise please turn to the solutions mentioned above by using iPhone Data Recovery program.
Step 1. Disable automatic syncing in iTunes
Please note that if you do not disable automatic syncing, your iPhone and iTunes will begin syncing process as soon as you connect iPhone to your computer. If this happens, it may rewrite the backup files and they can't be restored in result.
Step 2. Connect your iPhone to computer
Give your computer a few minutes to recognize the new device before pressing forward.
Step 3. Restore the iPhone from a backup
The simplest way to do this is going to the File menu on iTunes and selecting Devices. From there, choose the "Restore from Back up" option.
Step 4. Allow the content to download onto your iPhone
This could take several minutes to complete. After that, your iPhone will be restored to the older version.
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