How to Recover Deleted iMessages from iPhone

iMessage is a great feature of Apple ‘s Messages app, it’s enjoyed by a growing number of iPhone users. Which Similar to traditional SMS text message and MMS message, allow you to send text, picture, and video messages through Wi-Fi to one person or to many friends at the same time along with links attached, Photos, videos, locations or contacts.

Many users often mistaken deleted important files when they are using iMessage. Generally speaking, they will find ways to restore imessages on the Internet, here are three methods to restore delete iMessages from your iPhone/iPad/iPod.

iPhone Data Recovery is a professional data recovery assistant, which allow you to recover lost or deleted Data from iPhone 6S/6/Plus/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS,Such as Contacts,SMS,Photos,Songs,Videos,Call history,ect. There are 3 recovery modes to retrieve deleted iMessages on your iPhone:Directly Recover Deleted iMessages from iPhone,Recover Deleted iMessages from iTunes Backup,Recover Deleted iMessages from iCloud Backup Files.


Steps to Recover Deleted iMessages from iPhone Directly

Step 1. Connect iPhone to computer and scan

If you are iPhone Plus/6S/6/5S/5C/5/4S/ users, Your Phone will be detected by the iPhone Data Recovery Program automatically and show you the following window. You can click “Start Scan” to scan it.

If you are iPhone 4/3GS users, the window will be different.

If you want to quickly recover the lost data, please follow the steps below before you scan it

  1. the “Start” button.
  2. 2.Press the “Power” and “Home” buttons on your device together for exactly 10 seconds.
  3. 3.After10 seconds, you can release the “Power” button right away, but keep holding the “Home” button. After another 15 seconds, you’ll be informed that you have entered the device system successfully and you can release the “Home” button now.

When you enter the iPhone’s system, you can start to scan your iPhone.
Note: A black status maybe showed on your iPhone but it’s normal. Just move on. You can get your iPhone back to normal by clicking “Restart Device to Normal“.

Step 2. Preview and restore deleted iMessages from iPhone

You will spend a few minutes of time to complete the previous steps,all found data are displayed in categories as below, choose “Messages” and “Message Attachments“. Besides iMessages, you can recover your deleted photos, contacts, videos, notes, call history and so on. You’d better preview full contents of all of them one by one and mark the data you want to save on your computer by clicking “Recover to Device” or “Recover to Computer” Button.

Part 2,How to Recover Deleted iMessages from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Extract iTunes backup file and scan

After running software, the default mode is to recover the from iTunes Backup Files, you need to switch to “Recover from iTunes Backup File“,and all your iTunes backup files will be found and displayed here. Choose the one for your iPhone and click “Start Scan“.

Step 2. Recover deleted iMessage on iPhone

After scanning, all the content contained in the backup file will be extracted and displayed in categories. You can view the iMessage history in the category of Messages on the left side of the window. then you can preview your messages and iMessage completely, and save them on your computer by clicking “Recover to Device” or “Recover to Computer”.


Part 3,Recover Deleted iMessages from iCloud Backup Files

Step 1. Install the program and Sign your iCloud account

After launching the program, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup File“, and sign in your iCloud account as below.

Step 2. Download and export your iCloud backup

After you entering the program, all the backup files of your iCloud backup account will listed automatically. Choose the data you need to restore with the “Download” button.

When it completes, click the same button to start extracting, and you’ll get interface as below.

Step 3. Restore iMessages from iCloud backup

You can preview all the data after the scanning process. Choose the iMessages you need to restore and click on “Recover to Device” or “Recover to Computer” to finish the recovery.