There are a lot of companies sending text messages regarding product details, logistics information etc) to the customers directly, and sometimes it might occur spam messages for the users. Users might accidentally delete the important messages while clearing the spam messages. Therefore, when our readers accidentally delete the important messages, normally they will ask “how to recover deleted text messages on iPhone 7/7 plus ”, this tutorial will guide you the methods of retrieving deleted text messages on iPhone7/7 Plus by using backup files, such as iTunes backup and iCloud backup files.
Actually, you are allowed to get back the deleted text messages from your iTunes or iCloud backup but at the same time you might erase other data when u just want to restore only deleted text messages. So, to avoid taking this risk, all you need is a third party iOS data recovery tool. And in here I’m introducing iFonebox. iFonebox is a must-have iOS data recovery tool when you want to retrieve deleted text messages. The main advantage of using iFonebox is you are allowed to preview and recover your deleted text messages without erase your current data on your iPhone 7/7 Plus.
What is iFonebox?
- Safe, secure and user-friendly iOS data recovery software.
- Built up with 3 recovery modes: Recover from iOS device; Recover from iTunes Backup File; Recover from iCloud Backup File
- Data recovery tool that allows you to recover as much as 16 types of data from iOS device.
- Supports extract and retrieve data from iTunes and iCloud backup files selectively.
- Recover lost data when iPhone screen broken, stuck on Apple logo, water damaged, factory reset etc.
Download and install iFonebox and begin to get back your lost messages by reading the methods below. iFonebox is supporting Windows and Mac version.
How to retrieve deleted text messages on iPhone 7/7Plus from backup files
Backup files referred to iTunes backup files and iCloud backup files. Keep reading.
Solution 1: Get back deleted text messages on iPhone 7/7Plus from iTunes backup
Step 1: Run the software and scan your backup files
Launch iFonebox and connect your phone via USB cable. Select “Recover from iTunes backup File” on the interface of iFonebox, and you will see your iTunes backup files. Start to scan. PS: Please click “select more” if you do not found your backup file on the interface. You may only select Messages to download during this recovery to reduce the download time. Next, select “Messages” item from iTunes backup files and click start scan.
Step 2: Preview and recover messages
Select “Messages” under “Text Data” column, and then start scanning. PS: The scanning time will be slow if your iPhone 7/7 Plus has large data in it, be patient.
Step 3: Preview and Recover
After scanning process done, you may turn on the button “Only display the deleted” to filter the results if you only looking for deleted messages. Next, preview and select the messages you want to recover either “Recover to PC” or “Recover to device”.
Solution 2: Restore lost text messages on iPhone 7/7plus from iCloud backup
Step 1: Install, launch the software and sign in iCloud.
Launch iFonebox and connect your phone via USB cable. Select “Recover from iCloud backup File” as the recovery mode on the interface of iFonebox. Please log in your apple ID and password before proceed to next step.
Step 2: Download, extract and scan iCloud Backup
Select the backup files you want to recover and then click “Download”. You may only select Messages to download during this recovery to reduce the download time. Next, select “Messages” item from downloaded backup files and click start scan.
Step 3: Preview and Restore messages
After scanning, turn on the button “Only display the deleted” to narrow down the results if you only looking for deleted messages. Preview and select the messages you want to recover either “Recover to PC” or “Recover to device”.