- by: CNET staff on OCT 30th, 2014.
Overall，it does a great job at recovering lost files from your iOS devices or iTunes backups. Just launch the software, and all you'll have to do is press "Next"
- by Softonic Editorial Team.
Some messages in your iPhone may have specific significance to you if they include important information. And when you lose these messages due to accidental deletion or other reasons, you must be very anxious and wonder whether you can find these important messages back. Of course you can retrieve these messages even without backup as long as you take action in time. Recovering lost messages from iPhone is never a tough task with 321Soft iPhone Data Recovery for Mac; instead, everyone can do this job. Besides, you can also use 321Soft iPhone Data Recovery for Mac to recover other files in you iPhone, like videos, photos, contacts and more. If you have iTunes backup of your iPhone, you can also use this software to retrieve messages.
The following is a tutorial of recovering lost messages directly from iPhone. (To recover messages from iTunes backup, please view How to Recover Lost Photos from iPhone on Mac)
Connect you iPhone with Mac OS computers and run 321Soft iPhone Data Recovery. Then you will see the following interface, choose ‘”recover for iOS devices” as the recovery mode.
Once you choose the recovery mode, the software will start to deep scan you iPhone. The process of scan may take long time depending on the size of you iPhone files, please be patient and do not disconnect your iPhone.
When the scan is completed, please select “Messages” from the toolbar in the top. Please check the option “Only display deleted files”. Then you will see all lost messages. Choose the messages which you want to recovery and click the “Save” icon to restore them into your computer.
Tips: You can not preview all the contents of messages with the trial version. You have to active the full version to save lost messages.
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