Sometimes, we need to back up our iPhone data to our pc or Mac. As we know, iTunes can help you to back up iPhone data, but the data you backup by iTunes is unreadable on your computer. How to view text messages of iPhone on pc or Mac as a text?
Actually, this article can help you solve this problem. The first way is make your messages readable directly from your iPhone, and the other way is to to extract your iTunes backup to make it readable. Both of these two ways need the help of a third-party tool: , or (Windows), and they are safe and professional. You should choose the right version for your computer and download the free and trial versionof iPhone Data Recovery to have a try.
To extract, view or recover iPhone messages from backup, you can click here: .
Without backup, to recover deleted messages from iPhone directly, check the tips: .
Download, install and run iPhone Data Recovery on your computer, and then use a USB to connect your iPhone with the computer.
If you use iPhone 7 (Plus)/SE/6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S, you will see the main window of the program as follow
If you use iPhone 4/3GS, the main interface of the app will be like this.
For iPhone 7 (Plus)/SE/6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S, you can click the "Start Scan" button to scan your iPhone directly.
For iPhone 4/3GS, you should enter the scanning mode of your iPhone to scan lost data.
After you got into the scanning mode, the program will scan your iPhone automatically. If not, please try it again.
After the scan,you will get the window of the scan result as below. Choose those data we intend to get back and save them on your computer by clicking "Recover" button. The saved file is a kind of HTML file, which allows you to view effortlessly.
Now, download iPhone Data Recovery to have a try!