EaseUS MobiMover

All-in-One iOS Content Manager & Free Video/Audio Downloader

  • An iOS data transfer tool to transfer files to or from iPhone/iPad
  • An iPhone manager to manage files on iPhone/iPad from a computer
  • A free video downloader to download online videos to a computer or iPhone/iPad

MobiMover Free: Backup Text Messages on iPhone 8/8 Plus Without iTunes

Text messages on your iPhone 8/8 Plus always carry the important or valuable info that can't be lost in any way. Backing up the text messages on your iPhone 8/8 Plus is a good way to keep the data safe when encountering accidents, like failure iOS update or downgrading, iPhone water damage, iOS crash or mistakenly deletion.

When we talk about how to back up text messages on iPhone 8/8 Plus, you may think about using iTunes or iCloud, which won't allow you to view and manage the exported text messages unless you restore them back to your iPhone again. In this post, we will offer you a reliable and free iTunes and iCloud alternative to back up your iPhone 8/8 Plus text messages to the computer in a readable and manageable way by using EaseUS MobiMover Free.

How to backup text messages on iPhone 8/8 Plus to computer

EaseUS MobiMover Free is a user-friendly iPhone transfer program for iOS devices. It works as a professional iPhone manager that can help you to transfer, add, delete and edit text messages on iPhone 8/8 Plus with a few clicks. With the transfer files from iPhone 8/8 Plus to PC features, you are able to back up variable iOS files from iPhone 8/8 Plus to the computer with simple one-click, such as contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, and audios. With the Transfer-to-This-Device feature, you can transfer files from PC to iPhone without iTunes syncing, which will cause previous data overwriting. 

Now, download and install MobiMover Free to have a try. If you still want to back up other iPhone 8/8 Plus data to the computer with MobiMover Free, such as backup music on iPhone 8/8 Plus to the computer, you can check the relevant online post. 

Step 1. Use a USB cable to connect your iPhone to your computer. When a pop-up asking you whether to trust this computer appears, click Trust to continue. Then start EaseUS MobiMover and click "Phone to PC".

How to back up text messages from iPhone to computer - Step 1

Step 2. Since you want to back up your iPhone messages, select "Messages" only. As you can see, you can back up other supported file types together with messages from your iPhone. The messages will be kept on Desktop by default, but it's also possible for you to custom a new path. Next, click "Transfer".

How to back up text messages from iPhone to computer - Step 2

Step 3. Wait for the process to complete. The backup of messages will be saved as an HTML file on your computer. Thus, if you want to check the details, use a browser to open the HTML file.

How to back up text messages from iPhone to computer - Step 3