Someone deleted a text, I updated my iPhone and all the text disappeared. What happened? I just have an iTunes backup before update my iPhone, but I don't want to restore the whole backup using iTunes, just in case of other data loss. So is there any way to selectively restore only lost messages from backup? Thanks.
Obviously, the question here is how to selectively restore lost messages from iTunes back to iPhone? Usually, when it comes iPhone message recovery
problem, most people hold the idea that you can restore lost messages from iTunes or iCloud backup directly. However, just as the above user mentioned, what he need is only messages and he is unwilling to restore the whole backup to iPhone just in case of other data loss. That's why I write this article here, for I have found a method to help you restore only messages from iTunes backup to your iPhone directly
. Just follow the steps listed below.
In order to selectively restore lost messages from iTunes backup to iPhone, what you need is the help from iFonebox
, which is a professional iPhone data recovery
software to help you extract and restore only lost messages from backup to your iPhone directly. Also, you can recover deleted or lost contacts
, notes, messages, whatsapp messages
,etc, from iPhone and iPad directly with or without any backup. So cool. The most amazing feature of iFonebox is that it can transfer recovered messages, notes as well as contacts back to your iPhone instead of computer, compared with other similar software.
Undoubtedly, it is necessary to download iFonebox firstly on your computer. There are two versions accessible: Windows version and Mac version.
Selectively restore lost messages from iTunes to iPhone
Choose Recover from iTunes Backup mode. All iTunes backup files will be detected by iFonebox, just select one containing your messages to scan. Bear in mind to plug in your iPhone to the computer so as to recover messages back to it.
Scan messages from selected iTunes backup.
Click on Messages item to start automatic scanning and analysis process.
Preview and choose lost messages to recover.
Now you can select those messages you need and then, click Recover to Device
button. Once clicked, all selected messages will start transferring to your iPhone. 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.
Now, you have successfully restored only messages from iTunes backup to your iPhone within the help from iFonebox, pretty convenient and powerful.