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 How to undo Deleted Texts on iPhone?

May 31, 2016 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to iPhone Data Recovery

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  • "Can you undo deleting a whole text message conversation on iPhone 7?
    I had a conversation on my phone from the day I bought it between me and my boyfriend, it had everything there, and as you all know (people who have iPhones, it keeps the whole conversation) well, i just accidently deleted it :(, and now I can’t stop crying, is there any way to get it back? " - Asked by Mustang

    "So basically I was on iTunes and my phone was connected .. and I pressed "restore" and didn’t know it was gonna delete everything... for some reason i thought it was going to restore my songs, but now i lost all my contacts, texts, etc etc ...is there a way I can undo this? " - Asked by Lauren

    It's actually a pity to delete all the text messages on the iPhone by accident, particularly these significant and important to you. If you actually want to undo these deleted iPhone texts, remember not to synchronize your iPhone with iTunes once again when you found text messages deleted, just because a new sync may overwriten all the lost text messages. Additionally, without having a backup, don't use your iPhone for anything; you can still recover deleted text messages directly from iPhone before they're overwritten.

    Steps to undo deleted iPhone text messages
    Get an iPhone text recovery program before you start anything else. Cannot find one? Here is a recommendation: iPhone Data Recovery or iPhone Data Recovery for Mac - FoneLab, a dependable and powerful deleted iPhone text recovery software.

    Dr.Fone can assist you undo deleted texts on iPhone, including the texts you have sent and received. Additionally, it enables you to preview the lost texts before you decide to recover, regardless of you're using iPhone 11 Pro Max/11 Pro/11, iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X / 8 Plus / 8 / 7 Plus / 7 / 6S Plus / 6S / SE or the earlier versions.

    Download the free trial version below to have a try.


    No matter you deleted text messages on the iPhone or lost the iPhone, you can use either of the programs to really get your text messages back within 2 steps. If you don't have iTunes or iCloud backup, Dr.Fone can directly scan and recover your texts from iPhone. Next, take FoneLab (Win) as an example, it provide three ways to undo deleted texts on iPhone:
    Way 1. Directly undo deleted texts from iPhone
    Way 2. Undo deleted texts from iTunes backup
    Way 3. Undo deleted texts from iCloud backup

    Lauching FoneLab and connecting your iPhone to the computer, you will get the user interface below.
    iPhone Calendar Recovery - main screenshot

    Note: Upgrade your iTunes to the latest one.

    Way 1. Directly undo deleted texts from iPhone
    Step 1. Choose the recovery mode
    To directly scan and undo deleted texts from iPhone, choose "Recover from iOS Device".

    The program's window shows as follows. Here, select the type of data you want to recover and "Messages & Attachments".
    iPhone calendar recovery - main screenshot

    Step 2. Click on the "Scan" button to begin scanning your iPhone after it's detected by the program. When the Scan finished, in the Left tab "Messages" you can review the deleted Messages one by one, then you can recover them to Computer.
    recover iPhone calendar - scan

    Way 2. Undo deleted texts from iTunes backup
    Step 1. Select the iTunes Backup file
    Switch to "Recover from iTunes Backup File" mode, and select the iTunes backup files which you want to undo deleted texts from, then scan it.
    undo deleted texts on iPhone - interface

    Step 2. Preview & Undo iPhone deleted texts from iTunes
    When the scan finished, choose the "Messages" to preview one by one and export the deleted texts to computer.
    undo iPhone SMS from iTunes Backup file - Export

    Way 3. Undo deleted texts from iCloud backup
    Step 1. Sign in iCloud with your account.
    retrieve iphone deleted texts from iCloud

    Step 2. Select an iCloud backup to download.
    Choose the iCloud Backup you want to undo texts from, click "Download", here, you can select the file type. When you download the iCloud Backup, you can scan the deleted texts in it.
    download iphone texts from iCloud

    Step 3. Undo iPhone texts from iCloud Backup to Computer
    When the Scan finished, choose the "Messages" Tab to undo text messages to PC.
    export deleted texts from iCloud Backup

    To avoid losing your important text messages, immediate backup is essential and useful. Do remember to backup them on your computer well.


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