It Is Possible To Restore Lost iMessages From iTunes Backup

By | April 21, 2015


“Hi everyone, I was wondering if there is a way to restore deleted messages from iMessage? I deleted some messages couple of weeks ago and now I am wondering if I can access them or may be restore my backup from that time?

iPhone 5s, iOS 8″

Obviously, the above user wanted to restore deleted iMessages from his iTunes backup and he wondered whether he could do  this. Of course, it is possible to restore lost iMessages from his iTunes backup. And those deleted iMessages were not covered by other data, it is possible to recover deleted iMessages from your iPhone 5S directly. How? Keep reading this article and it will show you more information.

In order to restore lost iMessages from iTunes backup, you need a third party software named as iFonebox to help you. So what is iFonebox? As you may have known that iFonebox is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery software which is supportive to recover deleted data like contacts, notes, messages and more from your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch directly. Plus, iFonebox is able to extract and restore your iPhone or iPad data from your iTunes or iCloud backup. Pretty convenient and functional. One more point, iFonebox is capable of recovering deleted contacts and notes to your iPhone or iPad directly. Next, what I want to show you is the detailed steps to use iFonebox to restore lost iMessages from iTunes backup.

How to restore lost iMessages from iTunes backup?

The first thing you have to do is to download and install iFonebox. There are two versions are accessible: Windows version and Mac version. Of course, you can experience the free trial version (Win and Mac ) in advance. Now you can follow the 1-2-3 simple steps below:

  • Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup.
  • Scan Messages from iTunes backup data.
  • Preview and select the deleted iMessages to restore. After scanning, you can choose the deleted iMessages to restore and click Recover to PC, the whole process is finished.


Notes: you can also try to use iFonebox to scan your iPhone 5S directly to find the lost iMessages and choose Recover from iOS Device in the first step.

It is convenient and powerful to use iFonebox to restore lost iMessages from iTunes backup.


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