I have to update my iPhone and I wonder how to back up only WhatsApp messages without iTunes or iCloud. I hope you can help. Any advice is appreciated. Thank you!
To prevent data loss, most iOS users are inclined to back up their iPhone/iPad/iPod touch through iTunes or iCloud regularly. However, some iOS users encountered a lot of iTunes backup errors while other also became frustrated about iCloud space limit. Actually, with a powerful iPhone backup program, you can selectively back almost all kinds of iPhone data up with ease.
iFonebox is such a professional and reliable iOS data backup tool which can help you deal with as many as 17 file types like phone numbers, notes, messages, iMessages, photos, videos, voice memos, safari history, call logs, WeChat data, WhatsApp data and so forth. Let’s take a look at some of its main features:
- Three excellent working modes: recover from iOS device, recover from iTunes backup, recover from iCloud backup
- It’s quite easy to use and totally safe
- You are allowed to download the free trial version to read texts backed up on iCloud
- Selectively recovery without losing any existing data on your device
- It works for a large arrange of iOS devices and iOS operating systems, including iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone XS Max
- It’s highly increases the possibility of data recovery
Many situations will lead to photos loss, like factory reset, accidental deletion or virus attack and more. When this situation comes to you, don’t worry too much, with the help of iFonebox, you still have a big chance to get lost/deleted data back even if you don’t have any iTunes or iCloud backup. iFonebox has two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to install the right version for your computer. Below steps will simply show you how to back up target iPhone data.
Step one: Launch iFonebox
Connect your iPhone XS 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 WhatsApp for example, it will scan automatically after you click the “WhatsApp 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 messages will show up on your program interface. Just choose the items you want and click the “Recover to pc”.