Posted by Aimee , Mar 17, 2015
How to find deleted messages on iphone? I had my iPhone repaired last week, but I forgot to back up the text messages. The repairman told me that data of my iPhone had been wiped! Is it possible to retrieve deleted text messages from iphone?
Don't worry. This is just a minor problem. Directly recover them by scanning your iPhone or extract the data from iTunes backup file or iCloud backup file, and you've done. The key is to find a trustworthy tool to help you recover deleted texts on iphone. In other word, you need a recovery tool for iPhone data. I recommend a well-recognized program for you, iPhone Data Recovery. The Windows of this software allow you to recover text message from iPhone in three ways.
Download the free trial version below to have a try.
3 Solutions to Retrieve Deleted Text Messages from iPhone 6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4s
Step 1 Launch the software & Find messages on iPhone
Run "Data Recovery" tool on your computer and connect your iPhone to your computer via USB cable. Then click "Start Scan" button in the window to find all of your files.
Note: For iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS users, you also can switch to an Advanced Mode through the button at the lower-right corner. It's better for retrieving media content.
Step 2 Preview & Recover iPhone text messages
You can see the result of scanning showing in the next window. Then choose the item of "Message" in the left column. You can preview the content one by one and mark those you want and click "Recover" to save them in your compute or in other devices. Besides, the deleted iMessage contents can be found too, including text, emoji and attachments.
Step 1 Launch the software & Extract iTunes backup files
Run the "Data Recovery" function of the program and choose the recovery mode of "Recover from iTunes Backup File". If you have ever synced your other iOS devices with your iTunes, there would be several iTunes backup files listing in the window. Choose the one for your iPhone and click "Start Scan" to scan the backup file and extract all the data including the missed ones.
Step 2 Preview & Recover Deleted Text Messages for iPhone
It will take you a few seconds to find the data in iTunes backup file. All deleted message will be listed on the interface. You can click "Recover to Computer" to retrieve your data.
Step 1 Extract your iCloud backup
Run the program after installing it. Choose the "Data Recovery" tool as the screenshot below to shows "Recover from iCloud Backup" option. Then enter Apple ID and password to log in your iCloud.
Note: The program will not record any information about your iCloud account. Please feel free to use.The software will automatically detect your account and itemize every backup file in the window. Choose the one you want to recover and download it. The process will take you a little while. Make sure your device is connected to internet all the time.
Step 2 Recovering Deleted Text Messages from iCloud
After the scan process, the program will list all the iCloud backup on the screen. You may preview them before retrieve. Choose the ones you want and click the "Recover" button.