How To Recover Texts Backed Up To iCloud?

By | January 18, 2018

My iPhone 6s is backed up to the Cloud. Is there any way to recover text messages I accidentally deleted? I can’t locate them on my PC because I back up to the Cloud. Any help is greatly appreciated!

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Recovering losing texts to your phone is never easy even if you have a backup. We all know that Apple doesn’t provide any service for backup downloading unless you restore the whole backup. Since you are able to access the backup, you may wonder if there’s an effective and easy way to recover texts backed up to the cloud. Don’t worry, if you’ve synced your device to iCloud, you can certainly to extract whatever you want from that backup under the help of iFonebox.

As a specialized and reliable iOS data recovery software, it’s designed to fit various requirements from iOS users. In addition to restoring texts stored in the cloud, it also enables you to regain/back up another 16 kinds of data, like contacts, notes, photos, videos, voice memos, calendar events, call logs, safari history, WeChat messages/Attachments, WhatsApp conversations/Attachments, etc.

If you simply restore the whole backup, all contents on your device will be erased. And you cannot see what is stored in your backup. Besides, it’s impossible for you to download the target data. But iFonebox overcomes all these shortcomings. With iFonebox, you’re allowed to preview the detailed information from any backup, you can also perform recovery selectively without losing any current data on your device. Sounds unbelievable, right?

Before we start the instructions to retrieve only text messages saved in the cloud, it’s necessary to download the program to your computer. There are two available versions: Windows version and Mac version. Please make sure to 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.

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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.

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Step three: Scan data

Click on “Messages” icon to start scanning automatically. It will take some time, you should wait patiently.

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Step four: Preview and recover data

Now you can select the items you want and click “Recover to pc” or “Recover to device”, then the instruction is accomplished.


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