I desperately need to print the messages from iPhone X, but I have to transfer text messages from the phone to PC first. I have been trying everything suggested to me that made any sense. Still no luck. Help please!
Backing up iPhone is important because whenever you need to restore the iPhone, upgrade it, or replace it with a new phone you need iPhone backup files to get back your data. Therefore, make sure you've got a full backup of your iPhone, just in case something goes wrong.
By default your iPhone will automatically sync and create a backup itself by iTunes each time your iPhone is connected to your computer. Otherwise, iPhones can be backed up through iCloud if that feature has been enabled. In this article, we will show you how to back iPhone up selectively.
There’s a professional iOS data backup called iFonebox which can help you to transfer iPhone contents to computer selectively with one click. It can also back up as many as 17 kind of files like contacts, notes, texts, photos, videos, voice memos, reminders, events from calendar, call records, safari bookmarks, WeChat data, WhatsApp data, etc. To help you learn more about the excellent program, here we list some of its key features:
- It’s easy to operate and totally safe
- Three powerful working modes: recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup, recover from iCloud backup
- It’s fully support all models of iPhone, iPad and iPod running different iOS versions
- It comes with a preview function that allows you to read all the recoverable data before you purchase
- You can choose data to transfer without backing up the whole device
Actually, with the help of iFonebox, it enables you to recover data from iTunes/iCloud backup in a few minutes. Furthermore, you’re allowed to retrieve specific data without restoring the entire backup file. It means that everything on your device will remain the same. Unbelievable, right?
It has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version, please make sure to download and install the correct version for your computer. Then you can follow the next steps to move data from iPhone to computer flexibly.
Step one: Launch iFonebox
Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you'll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.
Step two: Scan data
Take tests for example, it will scan automatically after you click the “Messages” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.
Step three: Back up data
After the scan completes, a list of texts will show up on your program interface. Just choose the items you want and click the “Recover to pc”.