The complete guide on how to recover deleted SMS from your iPhone

The complete guide on how to recover deleted SMS from your iPhone

How to recover messages from iPhone using iTunes

The fastest way to restore yours messages from the Apple smartphone, is by connecting it to a PC or Mac and retrieve it all via iTunes. As soon as the program has started, press on mini iPhone at the top right and choose the item Riepilogo from the side bar of the sinistra.

It is from there at the bottom that you can select the item Restore backup, from the section Backup. You will obviously be asked to choose from the available files, and we recommend that you select the file with the date prior to the time of cancellation.

All you have to do is wait for the process to finish, after which you can reread the incorrectly deleted SMS. To see the information on the official iTunes page, click on the link!

SMS recovery from iPhone with iCloud

As with the previous method, this must also exist on your iCloud previously performed backup files. To restore them for, the path to follow is as follows:

  • From the menu Settings choose the item Generali
  • Press the button Restore
  • Start the process by choosing the item Initialize content and settings
  • Then choose a backup file performed before deleting messages

However, if the recovery using the iCloud storage space did not work, let's see together how to recover deleted messages using the best programs of 2021.

The best programs to recover SMS on iPhone

As already mentioned, there are several software that allow you to recover deleted messages from your Apple smartphone. Below you will find the three that we believe do not the best and that in addition to being easy to use, they will guarantee you the desired results.

We also remind you that you can also use the following programs to restore deleted data from your Mac.


It is a program specially designed for recover deleted SMS from your iPhone, without the need to restore the system. It is highly compatible with both MacOS than Windows and although there is a paid version, at 39,99 euros, you can view your messages in the backup for free.

To start the message recovery, we recommend that you download the official version of the software from the main page of iExplorer and choose the right voice for your computer.

Many important steps Then start the installation file iExplorerSetup.exe su Windows pressing Yes and then Install, and the package dmg on Mac and drag the icon to the Applications folder.

When the process is complete, start the program and select the item: Continue with demo or Continue in demo mode just to avoid paying for the full version. Select the item Browse iTunes Backup choose the iTunes backup and press on Messages left to start recovery.

Tenor share

Tenorshare is software paid, compatible with both Windows than Mac and that allows you to recover any deleted data from your iPhone. Still being an investment, we also recommend it for its efficiency and ease of use, resulting also useful for recovering data deleted from the computer.

Then buy the full version from the official website, install it and once open choose the item: "Register to full version for recovering more lost data”To enter your valid license key. Already in the main screen you can identify the type of file you want to recover by clicking on documents or Other to recover SMS.

A very simple process Locate your iPhone and press Scano or Deep Scan to start searching for your messages. Once the process is complete, you will be able to see previews of the data that you can recover.

All you have to do is select the desired documents and then click on the item Recover bottom right. Indicate the destination folder and voila! Your messages have reappeared inside the computer or PC.

Dr Fone - Wondershare

Dr. Fone is the alternative for those of you does not have a backup file available to restore deleted SMS. Available for both Mac and Windows, it will be your ally for recovering messages both from the phone memory and from iTunes or iCloud.

Going to the official website of the software, you will have to press on download and clearly choose the version for iPhone. Just downloaded, install it by opening the file drfone-for-ios_fullxx.exe on Windows and pressing Yes - Ok - I accept the terms of the license agreement - Next x 3; or by opening the package dmg and dragging the Dr. Fone icon between the Applications.

To recover deleted messages just press on Recovery just started, select iPhone and finally choose the item Messages & Attachments. You will start the restore by clicking on Start Scan, it only takes a few minutes to bring yours back SMS.

Warning With the paid version of the program, you can even export your messages, saving them directly on your PC

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