How to Recover iMessages from iPhone?

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Aug 02, 2013

Posted by Richard Green to iPhone Data Recovery

"My messages have been deleted and I would very much like to recover iMessages from iPhone. And about a week ago I synced my iPhone with iTunes on my PC, Can somebody please help me?"

"My daughter accidentally deleted her iMessages on the phone. She is not too happy about that. Is there any way to redownload them? Thanks in advance."

"Is it possible to recover deleted messages from iPhone 5/4S/4?"

Lots of iPhone users are asking for help to recover iMessage from iphone after they deleted them by accident. iMessage is a great service designed by Apple that allows users to send texts, photos, videos, contact information, and group messages among iOS users. It is now accessible through the Messages app on an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch running iOS 5 or later or on a Mac running OS X Mountain Lion or later. The problem is that some users might accidentally deleted or lost iMessage due to reasons like iOS upgrade, sync failure, improper operations etc. In this situation, iPhone iMessages Recovery Software will be great helpful.

Guide to recover iMessages from iPhone

As an iPhone user, we all know that iTunes backs up everything of your iPhone first when you sync with it. This will be the warmest thing when you lost your iMessage from iPhone. The bad point is that the backup file is not regular file type, but a SQlitedb file, which is not allowed to preview, even access. Sometimes it's encrypted, just for private safe. However, with a third-party iPhone iMessage recovery tool, you can extract and view it.

As to iPhone iMessage recovery tool, EaseUS MobiSaver is my recommendation. On one hand, it allows you to extract and export iTunes backup file in 2 simple steps: scan the backup file - preview and export the deleted iMessage. On the other hand, it also supports to recover the deleted iMessages by directly scanning your device, requiring no backup files.

Recover deleted iMessages directly from iPhone without backup file

Step 1. Connect your iOS device to the computer

First of all, install and run EaseUS MobiSaver, then connect your iOS device to the computer. As you can see in the main window of the software, your device will soon be recognised and displayed in "Recover from iOS Device" Mode. Just choose your device and click "Start" button to begin your iPhone iMessage recovery process.

Connect your iOS device to the computer to recover deleted iMessage from iPhone without backup file

Note: Here if your iOS device is iPhone 3GS, iPhone4, iPad 1, iPod touch 4, the free software will first guide you enter into "Advanced Mode" before starting to scan the device. It's very easy! You can make it by following its video tutorial.

Step 2. Preview and recover the lost iMessages

After you finished all the operations in step 1, EaseUS MobiSaver will start to scan your device to find out all your files on iPhone. After scanning, all the files that have been found by the software will be displayed on the left side in well-organized categories and you can preview them one by one. Choose the iMessages you want to regain and click "Recover" button to export and save them on your computer.

Preview and recover deleted iMessage from iPhone without backup file

Recover deleted iMessages from iTunes Backup file

Besides, if you lost your iMessages because your device is lost, stolen or damaged, you can try EaseUS MobiSaver to retrieve the lost iPhone iMessages by extracting iTunes Backup files with 2 steps. First choose "Recover from iTunes Backup" and choose the iTunes backup files for your device. Then click "Start" to make the software scan the backup files. Second, preview and recover the lost iMessages.

Choose an iTunes Backup to extract when recover deleted iPhone iMessage from iTunes backup

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