It always happens when some iMessages from iPhone or iPad running iOS 9 are just deleted or lost. You are anxious to recover those deleted iMessages. But you will use the wrong way. When it comes to data loss problem, most people think the best way is to restore deleted iMessages from iTunes or iCloud backup. However, not all works.
When you restore lost iMessages from iCloud backup, firstly, you have to erase and reset your iPhone or iPad, which means, the existing data from your iDevice will be erased and then, you can restore the whole backup to it. Also, when you restore lost iMessages from iTunes backup, you will face the same problem here: erase existing data from your iPhone. So how to recover deleted iMessages on iOS 9 without missing any data from iDevice? (Recover lost contacts after updating to iOS 9) You need a third party software iFonebox for help.
As is known that iFonebox is a professional iPhone Data Recovery, which is able to recover deleted iMessages from iPhone or iPad directly. Also, it supports to extract deleted iMessages from iTunes or iCloud backup if you have one, pretty powerful. Of course, other data like contacts, notes, WhatsApp messages, calendars, photos, videos, etc, can also be recovered and found. There are three working modes for iFonebox: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup. Here, I will show you how to recover deleted iMessages on iOS 9 from iOS device mode.
How to recover iPhone deleted iMessages on iOS 9 with iFonebox?
Definitely, to download and install iFonebox is the first step. Two versions are accessible: Windows version and Mac version. Plus, Free Trial Version (Win and Mac) for iFonebox is always handy. Next are 3 simple steps to recover deleted iMessages:
- Launch iFonebox. Choose “Recover from iOS Device” mode. Please connect your iPhone or iPad to the computer.
- Scan iMessages from iPhone. iMessages is included in Messages item.
- Preview and select deleted iMessages to recover. Now, you can pick out those deleted iMessages and save them to your computer after scanning. Just click “Recover to PC” and all will be in a folder on your computer.
Notes: if you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your deleted iMessages on iOS 9, you can also choose to Recover from iTunes/iCloud backup mode.
This is how to recover iPhone deleted iMessages on iOS 9 with iFonebox, pretty convenient. Hope you can successfully recover deleted data from iPhone after reading this article. Next is a video to help you better understand what iFonebox can do for you: