iOS 10 brings a revamped message app to iPhone users, transforming it from a simple messaging app to a feature-packed messaging experience. It allows users to send free texts, pictures, videos, animations, links, stickers and more in iMessages with bubble effects, which makes chats more fun. There may be quite a lot of interesting messages that you want to keep forever for future review. However, it may get deleted due to a human error or a hardware problem. This article will provide 3 possible solutions to recover deleted iMessages on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, SE, 6S, 6S Plus, 6, 6 Plus, 5S, 5.
Find Deleted iMessages on other Apple Devices
If you have configured iCloud on your multiple Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Mac with the same account, iMessages will sync across your multiple Apple devices. You can turn to iPad, iPod and Mac to find your missing iMessage when it is deleted off your iPhone. Vice Versa.
Restore iMesasges from iTunes Backup
A backup will come into use in such cases. You are able to restore iMessages on iPhone if you have backed up your device with iTunes recently.
- Connect your iPhone to PC and launch iTunes.
- Click your iPhone icon in iTunes and choose "Restore Backup".
- Check the time and size of your backup file and click "Restore" to confirm.
Recover Deleted iMessages from iPhone
Not work? You can use a recovery program as the last resort to get back your lost iMessages. iPhone Message Recovery is a comprehensive tool that enables you to retrieve deleted iMessages directly from iPhone or from an iTunes backup. It is capable of recovering text messages, photos, videos and other data from iPhone as well.
What you need to do is to plug your iPhone into computer and scan your iPhone. You can preview the recoverable deleted iMessages in the result when the scan completes.
Just try the best method that fits you among the 3 ways introduces above to find your deleted iMessages.