An iPhone 6 user wrote to me that he received a messages which were about a couple of photos but he deleted those photos accidentally. He wanted to recover those lost messages attachments from his iPhone 6. He said that he just had an iTunes backup for his iPhone before updated to iOS 8.4 and those photos were sent after updated to iOS 8.4. Do you think there are chances to recover those lost message attachments from iPhone running iOS 8.4?
I would say, NO! It’s unlikely to recover lost message attachments if you don’t have any backup for your deleted data. So I have to tell this user that you will lose those photos forever. If he has an iTunes backup containing those message attachments, he can get back those photos via iFonebox, which is a great help to extract lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup. Here, I want to tell you how to recover lost message attachments if you have a backup file for lost attachments.
As I mentioned above, iFonebox can help you extract lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup. What is iFonebox? iFonebox is a professional and powerful iOS data recovery software which is able to recover deleted data like contacts, text messages, notes, reminders and more from your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, But as to those lost media data like message attachment, photos and voice memos, you have to extract and restore them from iTunes or iCloud backup with iFonebox. Pretty functional. Next, I will show you how to recover lost messages attachments from iPhone with iOS 8.4.
How to recover lost message attachments from iPhone running iOS 8.4?
Definitely, it is necessary to download and install iFonebox firstly. There are two versions optional: Windows version and Mac version. Also, Free Trial Version (Win and Mac) is always there for you. Now, you can follow the simple steps listed below:
- Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iTunes Backup.
- Scan message attachments from iTunes backup. You should select one iTunes backup containing your lost message attachments to scan.
- Preview and select lost message attachments to recover. After scanning, you can pick out your lost message attachments to recover by clicking Recover to PC and all data will be in your computer.
Notes: if you have an iCloud backup for your lost message attachments, you also can choose Recover from iCloud backup mode. Just sign in with your Apple ID and password, then choose one backup to download.
I would say, with iFonebox, it becomes convenient and easy to recover lost message attachments from iPhone running iOS 8.4.