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How to Recover Deleted SMS from iPhone X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7 on Mac/Windows?

Q: "My phone always got messages from some random person, so I used to delete them after a period of time. However, recently I delete messages which I think it is a spam message, but I realize that I deleted the wrong one. I had deleted a important new message from my friends which I haven't backup his number. I don't know how to do it now. Is there any way to find it back?"

1. Recover Lost Text Messages from iPhone X/8/7/6s Plus with iTunes Backup
2. How to Restore Deleted iPhone SMS/Messages without iTunes Backup

Nowadays iPhone is becoming more and more fashionable and popular. Sometimes we will use the iPhone exchange information by SMS. Therefore the information SMS contains plays an indispensable role in our life. But what if sometimes you may lost the SMS, such as deleted by accident, failed to jailbreak your iPhone device; failed to upgrade; iPhone was lost or stolen. This situation can cause your worry and panic because some messages in your iPhone 6S are so important to you.

This is a common situation which is happened here and there in the daily life. And some people say it is no way to restore text messages on your iPhone device. In fact, there's a way to retrieve deleted SMS from iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6S/6S Plus/6/6 Plus. But you need to find a reliable yet professional tool to help you.

Coolmuster iOSRescuer is a professional recovery tool, which enables users to find back lost or deleted text messages, photos, videos, contacts, call history and more from iPhone, iPad and iPod iTunes backup files directly. Thus, Coolmuster iOS recovery program could be a nice choice.

Below is the iPhone SMS Recovery free trial of Windows and Mac version. Just download and install them on your computer. And then follow us to experience the super fast way.

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1. Recover Lost Text Messages from iPhone X/8/7/6s Plus with iTunes Backup

Note: To recover lost files from iTunes, please not to connect your iOS device with iTunes after you lost your files. Otherwise the original backup files that contains your lose files would be overwritten.

First of all, please be sure that you've installed this powerful program on your computer. Then directly launch it. The program can automatically detect all iTunes backup files on your computer without connecting your iPhone to computer. So if you have ever synced your iPhone to iTunes before deleting SMS messages, then you have a chance to find them back. Otherwise, it is hard to find the file you're looking for.

The interface on your screen will just like below picture. Just select your iPhone backup file and click "Start Scan".

recover deleted sms from iphone

After the scan, all files on your iPhone backup file will be divided and displayed in the program into different folders like contacts, messages, notes, safari, etc. For lost messages, you only need to choose "Messages" and check the detailed info under this category.

recover deleted sms from iphone

Finally, go through and mark the text messages you want to recover. Or you can check the box next to "Messages" to pick all SMS at one time. When these things have done, just feel free to click the "Recover" button to save the found text messages on your computer.

Bingo! Now you've recovered the lost SMS and you can save your friend's number easily. In order to avoid losing again, please backup the message and your iPhone data on the computer frequently.All in all, in order to avoid your important information losing. Backup is important and useful. However in some conditions, this program is more important than the backup made by ourselves. It is highly recommended by its good function and practicability. After you learn, you can download this software with free and have a try.

2. How to Restore Deleted iPhone SMS/Messages without iTunes Backup

If you want to recover deleted text messages from iPhone device directly without iTunes backup, you can also rely on the above Coolmuster iOSRescuer and turn to the mode named "Recover from iOS Devices" for help.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to computer with a USB cable and run the program. If you are using iPhone 4/3G, iPad 1 or iPod touch 4, you might need to download a plug-in to enter the scanning mode as below.

connect iphone to computer

Step 2. Then please click "Start" button, the program will scan your iPhone for lost data, like contacts or SMS. Just select SMS and text messages you want to restore, then hit "Recover" button to recover iPhone messages without iTunes backup immediately.

recover iphone messages without itunes backup

If you have backed up your text messages to iCloud, you can also recover messages from iCloud as well.


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