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How to Recover iMessages from iPhone

iMessage in iPhone can make communications with family and friends more colorfully. There are some important iMessages in iPhone. But due to the iPhone system update, wrong operation, and other reasons, you cannot image that the iMessages in iPhone were lost. And you do really want them back, want to view the iMessages and store in your iPhone. But how to get the lost iMessages back if you can not find them?
iPhone iMessage recovery is designed to recover lost/deleted iMessages from iPhone, iPad, iPod. It can scan the iPhone and restore messages even without having a backup from iTunes. Just run it, connect your iPhone to your Mac, and start retrieving iMessages. Now follow the tutorial step by step, you can be able to get your lost iMessages back. There are two ways for you to recover iMessages from your iPhone. One is to extract your iTunes backup file, and the other is directly scan your iPhone.
Advice: If you have synced your iPhone with iTunes recently (before you deleted your iMessages), you can choose the former. If you haven't, switch to the latter.
Download the trial version of iPhone iMessage Recovery program below and then you can install it on your computer. Next, let's perform iPhone iMessage Recovery with iPhone iMessage recovery in steps.

Tutorials 1: How to Scan and Recover iMessages from iPhone Directly

Connect your iPhone and scan directly
First, Connect iPhone to the computer and launch the program. It will detect your device automatically. It will show you the window below. Then click “Start Scan” to scan your device. If your iPhone model is iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4 or iPad 1, please choose “Advanced Mode” at the corner of the window.
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Preview and recover iMessages from iPhone
When finishing Scanning, it will show you all found data and files in categories as below. Just select "Messages" and preview the detail information. After you preview one by one, you can retrieve deleted imessages from iPhone to computer by clicking “Recover” Button.
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Tutorials 2: How to Recover iPhone iMessages from iTunes Backup

Choose iTunes backup and scan it
Run iPhone Data Recovery program. Choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File" mode. You can recover existing data in iTunes backup. And choose the backup file you want to recover. Then click “Start Scan”.
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Recover iMessages from iTunes
It will take a few minutes to scan your iPhone. After that, you can preview iMessages of your iTunes backup. Choose the iPhone iMessages and click “Recover” button to get them back to your computer.
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Tutorials 3: How to Recover iPhone iMessages from iCloud Backup

Choose Recovery mode and Sign in your account
Run iPhone Data Recovery, choose ”Recover from iCloud Backup File” mode. Then sign in your iCloud with your account and password as below.
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Note: All personal information will be seriously protected. It won’t be recorded at any time during this session.

Choose your iCloud backup and scan
All your iCloud backup files will be found in your account after you sign in successfully. Before scanning iCloud backup files, download it. Then click “Scan”.
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Preview, Recover deleted iPhone iMessages
After the scanning, you can preview the data displayed in well-organized categories. Check the "Messages" that you want to get back and click “Recover” to recover them. In addition, you can delete the iCloud Back files downloaded after recovery.
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