Sometimes, we just delete meaningful messages from iPhone that we desperately need to keep them. Just as the user: "I went to delete a text thread when another text was coming in at the exact same time. So my phone deleted the text thread that had just come in rather than the one I intended for it to delete. I desperately needed to keep the thread. It is for my business and has very valuable information. Is there any way to recover the messages? iPhone 6, iOS 9" After accidental deletion of those messages, most people will think of the question: how to retrieve deleted text messages from iPhone? Absolutely, yes. With or without any backup for your deleted text messages on iPhone, we have methods to help you recover deleted text messages from iPhone easily. Here we go.
But before that, I want mention that whenever messages or other data are deleted from iPhone, you need to turn on Airplane Mode or power off your iPhone directly, to avoid deleted data from being overwritten by new added ones. Also, you can back up your iPhone data after delete data by accident, just in case.
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When it comes to iPhone text messages recovery problem, what we must mention is a professional iPhone data recovery tool called iFonebox. Within the help from iFonebox, it is quite simple to get back iPhone deleted text messages as well as other data like contacts, notes, wechat messages, whatsapp messages, etc, from iPhone or iPad directly. Of course, if you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your lost data, iFonebox is a great helper to extract and restore lost data from backup selectively. So cool. Now, iFonebox has becomes more and more powerful to transfer recovered messages back to iOS device, just like contacts and notes. Detailed steps are listed.
There is no doubt that you should download and install iFonebox on your computer firstly. Two versions accessible: Windows version and Mac version.
How to recover deleted text messages from iPhone?
If you want to recover found text messages back to your iPhone, you'd better turn on Airplane Mode when connect your iPhone to the computer, just in case messages transferring fail because of new text messages received during the process. Steps are here.
Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iOS Device mode. Please plug in your iPhone to the computer with USB cable so as to scan and retrieve messages back to it. Once connected successfully, your iPhone will be detected by iFonebox. Click Start button to begin.
Scan messages from iPhone. Click on Messages item to start scanning and analysis process. It may take some time to scan if you get a larger data for text messages on iPhone.
Preview and select messages to retrieve to iPhone. Now you can select those deleted messages and then, click Recover to Device button. Once clicked, just follow the reminders pop-up from the software. You need to turn off Find My iPhone in advance. After restoring, your iDevice will be restarted and then upgrade. Once all are done, those deleted messages have been in your iPhone safely and successfully.
If you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your deleted messages, you can also choose Recover from iTunes Backup or Recover from iCloud Backup mode to retrieve deleted text messages to iPhone selectively.
In short, it is quite convenient to use iFonebox to recover deleted text messages from iPhone, isn't it?