Line, as a free instant messaging software, can work with Andriod and iOS smartphones, as well as computers using Microsoft Windows, Mac OS and etc. And Line supports to send free messages, make free voice, video and group calls on PC and mobile device. With Line is getting more and more popular, people increasingly tend to send Line messages to communicate with their friends and family members. However, if you want to transfer the important Line messages from your iPhone 7/7 Plus/6s/6s Plus/5s/SE to computer, what should you do? Don't worry, here you might find out the guide to transfer Line messages from iPhone to computer. Just check it out.
To transfer Line messages from your iPhone to computer, you can make a backup of Line messages and their attachments to iCloud on your iPhone and then download the backup to your computer. And please note that the Line app should run the 6.4 or later version, and your iPhone should run iOS 8.1 or later. Here is guide for you.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to a Wi-Fi network.
Please ensure your iPhone has connected to an available Wi-Fi network, or you might fail to make a backup of Line messages.
Step 2. Back up Line messages on iPhone.
Launch the Line app on your iPhone, and go to "More" > "Settings" > "Chats & Video Calls" > "Chat History Backup" > "Backup Now". Wait for a while till the backup process is completed.
Note: If you would like to backup the exact messages on conversation you have with someone, you can go to the conversation page on Line and drag down the window on the up right button, and tap "Settings" > "Export Chat History" and send the chat history by Message, WhatsApp, Mail or other apps on your phone.
Step 3. Check the new backup you have made.
On your home screen, go to "Settings" > "iCloud" > "Storage" > "Manage Storage" > "Line" to check the new backup you just made. You can check the backup details with time of last backup and total size of backup.
Step 4. Download iCloud backup from iPhone to computer.
To transfer Line messages from iPhone to computer, you might need a iPhone Data Recovery - Coolmuster iOSRescuer to recover the iCloud backup containing Line messages from iPhone to computer. With the tool, you can recover data directly from iPhone/iPad/iPod, or restore lost files by extracting iTunes backup, including the messages, call history, contacts, note, safari, calendar, voice memos, photos and more.
1st - Download and install the program on your computer, then run it. And connect your iPhone to the PC with a USB cable.
2nd - Once you connect your iPhone to the computer, the program will detect automatically the connected device and show different different modes. Just select "Recover from iCloud Backup File" mode to recover the iCloud backup to your computer.
3rd - Later, you will be asked to sign in your iCloud account. Just enter your Apple ID and passwords to log in your iCloud account. And you will see various backup files with details like total size. Select the backup files with Line messages and click "Download" button to save them on your computer.
Note: The current version of the program only supports two modes, the "Recover from iOS Device" mode and "Recover from iTunes Backup File" mode. And the mentioned "Recover from iCloud Backup File" mode has been developing and will be coming soon.