Could I get my messages back if I restored my iPhone from iCloud? I want to do a clean reset, but I don’t want to lose valuable historical information that are in my text messages. I have iPhone 6 with the latest update iOS 11.0.3. Thank you.
Downloading only texts from iCloud backup is never easy even when you do have a backup. Backups are for restoring replacement devices, you can’t access specific content from within it.
What is iFonebox?
- A professional iOS data recovery tool
- A handy iOS data transferring software
- An excellent iCloud/ iTunes backup viewer
- A powerful extraction application
Key features of iFonebox:
- Three reliable recovery modes
- Apply to all kinds of iOS devices
- Compatible with all kinds of iOS systems, including iPhone X
- Ease of use
- 100% security guarantee
- Can handle up to 17 kinds of data
- Support data preview before purchase
As long as you’ve backed your iPhone to iCloud, then you can certainly to save texts from iCloud backup by using iFonebox. Because the program is adept at detecting and extracting data from device or backup. In addition to that, you don’t have to restore the whole backup and all the existing data on your phone will not be overwritten. Sounds cool, right?
The following steps will guide you in an effective way to extract only text messages from iCloud backup. Before the instructions, it’s necessary to download and install the suitable version for your computer.
Step one: Run iFonebox and enter your Apple ID
Run the program, then just click the “Recover from iCloud Backup” at the top right of the software. You’ll be asked to sign in with your Apple ID account and password correctly.
Step two: Download data from iCloud backup
After you have selected an iCloud backup to download, it will start the downloading process. You can select all to download.
Step three: Scan data
Click on “Messages” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.
Step four: Preview and download data
Now you can select the texts you want and click “Recover to PC”, then the instruction is accomplished.