How to Sync Messages from iPhone to PC

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Tioka Updated on Jun 13, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Cause messages on your iPhone may contain a lot of important information, you need to sync it to PC for backup and keep it from loss. From this post, you will get the easiest & effective way syncing your messages from iPhone to PC, since most iPhone users complain about the complex operations of iTunes. But as the most common way, syncing messages from iPhone to PC will also be mentioned in this article.

Highly suggested way: Sync messages from iPhone to PC with MobiMover

MobiMover is a completely free alternative to iTunes which allows its users to transfer data from iPhone to PC with just a few clicks. So, you can also use it to sync your messages on iPhone to PC for free. Read on and get the detailed steps syncing messages from iPhone to PC.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer (Mac or PC) and click Trust on your iPhone to trust this computer. Launch EaseUS MobiMover and navigate to "Content Management". Choose "Messages".

How to save iPhone text messages to computer - Step 1

Step 2. Go to "Settings" to choose a folder to save the items to be transferred. 

How to save iPhone text messages to computer - Step 2

Step 3. Select the messages, including text messages (SMS), multimedia messages (MMS), and iMessages, you want to save from your iPhone to the computer and click the "Transfer to PC" button. After that, MobiMover will start downloading text messages from your iPhone to the computer automatically. When it has finished, you can go to the selected folder to check the messages. (The items will be saved an HTML file on your computer, thus you need to open it with a browser to view its details.)

How to save iPhone text messages to computer - Step 3

In this way, you can also try to sync messages from iPhone to another iPhone.

Way 2. Sync messages from iPhone to PC with iTunes

When it comes to transferring or syncing data from/to iPhone, you may think of the iTunes first. So, you will be informed how to sync your messages from iPhone to PC with iTunes, although its operations are not so user-friendly.

1. Open iTunes and plug your iPhone into PC with a lightning cable.

2. Click the iPhone icon in top left corner on the interface and select "Summary".

4. Choose "This Computer" in Backups circle and click "Back Up Now" to start backup your messages.

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