There are so many people post the questions about how to recover deleted SMS messages from iPhone 5/4s/4/3gs, and also they will get many answers about some helpful tools or brief tutorials. But most of them can’t solve the problem. That’s why I write a full guide to show you how to recover deleted messages from iPhone without iTunes.
When you find your important messages have been deleted, please don’t worry and take it easy. The most convenient method is connecting with iTunes, and use iTunes to restore the backup. If you found that you can’t use iTunes or the backup is too early to find the recent message back, you can try to use a special tool – iPhone SMS Recovery to help you. And Wondersare Dr.Fone is a kind of great iPhone SMS Recovery which can recover your deleted messages from iPhone without iTunes safely.
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How to Recover Deleted SMS Messages from iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS
Step 1, Connect your iPhone to computer
After you install this program, please connect your iPhone with computer, and run this program. This program will recognize your device and show you the next instruction. You can see 2 mode have provided by this program, one is “Recover from iOS Device”, and the other one is “Recover from iTunes Backup Files”. Just follow the default one.
Step 2, Put iPhone into DFU Mode and scan the device
Now this program showing you how to enter you iPhone into DFU Mode, you can do it according to below steps:
1. Hold your iPhone and click “Start” button.
2. Pressing “Power” and “Home” buttons simultaneously for 10 seconds.
3. After 10 seconds, release “Power” button, but keep holding “Home” for another 10 seconds.
When you’re told that you’ve entered the DFU mode, release the “Home” button, and the program starts to scan your iPhone as follow.
Step 3, Preview and recover deleted messages from iPhone
After the scan, all your data on your iPhone or lost from iPhone are found and listed in organized categories. To find your messages, check the “Messages“, which contains phone numbers, E-mail address and message content. You can preview all the messages and mark those you want and click “Recover” button at the bottom to save them all on your computer with one click. If you only want back your deleted ones, you can refine the scan result by using the slide button at bottom to only display deleted items.
This iPhone SMS Recovery can not only recover your messages from iPhone, but also can recover call history, contacts, notes, photos, videos etc.