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How to transfer iPhone SMS to Mac or PC?

  • How do I transfer iPhone SMS to Mac or PC?
    1. How to transfer/upload SMS/texts msgs from iPhone 4s to computer? Hey guys, I would like to keep a few important messages and transfer it to my PC. How would I be able to do this? - Megan

    2. Is there any way possible to save my texts from my Iphone onto my computer (mac or pc) ? I really need a way to save my texts without paying for these online transfers. All I want to do is save my girlfriends texts (all 60,000 of them!!!) so that I can delete them from my Iphone for memory. My SMS box is currently full so I need it quickly! - Jams

    3. How can I transfer iPhone SMS to my Mac? I have an 3G iPhone and it is not jailbroken I want to transfer my messages to my Mac, Is there any way to do that? - Centralt

    Step by step to transfer SMS from iPhone to Mac
    First, begin to transfer iPhone SMS to Mac, we need a third-party tool, like Mac iPhone SMS Transfer, right here, we use: Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) or Dr.Fone for iOS (Windows). With the Dr.Fone, you can copy iPhone SMS to Mac in 2 ways: directly transfer iPhone text messages to Mac and copy your iPhone SMS iTunes backup to Mac. In the article we introduce the first way, for the second way you can have a try by yourself.


    Next, let's transfer SMS from iPhone to Mac with Dr.Fone (Mac) in steps.

    Step 1: Connect your iPhone to Mac & choose recovery SMS Mode
    You will get the main window bellow right after running the tool on your Mac. Here you have to choose your device type and get the SMS mode. Here we choose the “Recover from IOS Device”.
    elect the "Recover from iOS Device" mode, There are two kinds of situations:

    1. If you use iPhone X / 8 Plus / 8 / 7 Plus / 7 / 6S Plus / 6S / SE, directly click "Start Scan" to fully scan your device for lost data on it.
    iPhone iMessage Reocvery - start scan

    2. If you use iPhone 4/3GS, you need to follow the steps on the window below to enter the device's scanning mode. Then the program will automatically scan your iPhone for deleted imessage on it.
    Recover iPhone iMessage - enter scan mode

    Step 2. Start to scan your iPhone and get the SMS
    Once you've entered the iPhone's system, you can start to scan your iPhone now.
    transfer iPhone SMS to Mac - scan sms

    Step 3. Transfer SMS from iPhone to Mac
    Before copy SMS from iPhone to Mac, you can preview and check them (can including deleted text messages), then click on “Recover” and transfer iPhone SMS to Mac.
    copy iPhone SMS to Mac - recover & transfer


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