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How to Extract Text Messages from iPhone Backup

Old 01-15-2015, 12:03 AM
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Default How to Extract Text Messages from iPhone Backup

Have you ever been keen on an easy way to retrieve lost iPhone messages? If you do, Free iPhone Backup Extractor will help you with amazing functions. This free tool can extract and retrieve deleted/lost text messages, as well as contacts, call history, photos, videos, notes, etc. from iTunes backup.

Why Choose Free iPhone Backup Extractor Free
Extract and retrieve data from iTunes backups of iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
Recover deleted/lost contacts, SMS messages, call logs, photos, videos, notes, WhatsApp, and so forth.
Extract text messages from iTunes backup created for all iPhone models, including iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5S, 5, 4S, 4, 3GS, etc.
Enable users to preview scanned files before recovery and selectively recover what they want.
Intuitive and wizard-like interface, which helps extract text messages from iPhone backup within few simple clicks.

How to Extract SMS/Text Messages from iPhone Backup Free
Step 1: Run this free iPhone Backup SMS Extractor and select the iPhone backup file you need to extract text messages from, then click “Next”.

Step 2: Select “Messages” from the listed file types and then click “Next” to scan and extract text messages in the iPhone backup file.

Step 3: After scanning, you can preview the scanned text messages in details. Then select what you want and click “Recover” to save them on your computer.

Extracting text messages from iPhone backup is on condition that you have available iTunes backup. If you don’t backup your iPhone with iTunes before, don’t get disappointed, there is another way to retrieve messages. iPhone Data Recovery will help you retrieve text messages from iPhone directly. Give it a try.

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Old 04-16-2015, 08:16 AM
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There are three ways you can follow:

1. You can restore iTunes backups to your iPhone at any time. Follow these steps to choose a backup and sync the data to your iPhone.

(1) Connect the iPhone to the computer with a USB cable.
(2) Open iTunes.
(3) If you have a new or erased iPhone, iTunes will prompt you to restore from backup.
(4) Otherwise, Control-click on your iPhone under DEVICES in the left menu.
(5) Select Restore From Backup...
(6) Choose the backup you wish to sync and click the Restore button.
2. You will be prompted by Setup Assistant by a new iPhone to set up as a new phone or restore from backup.
how to restore deleted contacts on iPhone
(1) Make sure your iPhone is connected to Wi-Fi and plugged into the charger.
(2) Select the option Restore From iCloud Backup.
(3) Enter your iCloud account and password.
(4) Choose the recent backup you wish to restore to your iPhone.
(5) Enter any passwords required when prompted.
Or you can use some third-party programs like iPhone Data Recovery. Here is a guide for you: how to restore deleted text messages on iPhone
Old 06-24-2019, 08:11 PM
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You can backup your iPhone with iCloud and iTunes. So you will have iCloud backup file and iTunes backup file. You can use iPhone Backup Extractor program to scan your iPhone backup files and find the messages you want to extract. Besides messages, you can also get back photos, videos, contacts, call history, notes, reminders, calendars, voice memos, voicemail, safari bookmarks, Whatsapp messages and other deleted data from iPhone backup file.

Last edited by alansmith; 06-24-2019 at 08:15 PM.
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