“Can I recover deleted messages on iPhone? if so please someone help me. I deleted the messages due to harassment I need them as proof.”
Message has become one of the most important and the most commonly used social chat software. You can contact with others by sending texts, photos, videos, audios and share locations, etc. Even the iPhone of iOS 12 version brings several new features of Messages, such as new iMessage screen effects, send and receive "Apple Pay Cash" from contacts, chat with business, etc. However, it happens a lot that you delete or lose some messages that may contain valuable data or pictures from your iPhone XS/XR/XS Max/8/7 unexpectedly. That’s why the developers of iPhone design a feature to recover deleted text messages on iPhone after accidental deletion.
Thus, it’s wise not to send or receive messages when you found that you have lost some important messages, in case that the deleted messages will be affected.
Step 2. Run the program then connect your iPhone to computer via an USB cable. On the main window, choose “Recover from iOS Device”.
Step 3. The device data will be scanned once it is detected by the program. Once the scan process has finished, the scanning result will show all the deleted and undeleted messages for you to preview. After the preview, tap on ‘Recover’ button to save the messages on the destination you want.
Step 1. On the main interface of this iOS data recovery program, select “Recover from iCloud Backup File” and click Next to sign in iCloud.
Step 2. Enter your Apple ID and password to sign in iCloud account. Once you log into the iCloud account, the iCloud backup files under this Apple account will be detected.
Step 3. Choose one backup you want and click Download, when the download has completed, choose “Messages” from the data types and click Ok to start to scan.
Step 4. It’ll take several minutes for the scan, when it is done, you’ll be able to view the deleted messages. Then you can choose individual or multiple messages you want and click on the button of Recover to save the recovered files to computer.
Step 2. After the backup, go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase all content and settings to reset your device to factory settings, then tap on Restore from iCloud Backup on Apps & Data screen and sign into iCloud.
Recover Deleted Text Messages on iPhone By Contacting Your Phone Carrier
Sometimes, it is also advisable to contact your phone carrier to get back your deleted text messages if the approach mentioned above don’t help to retrieve deleted messages. Usually, our Phone Carriers will keep archives of our messages on their server. As long as they are not overwritten or erased, you can contact the Phone Carrier support center to get your messages.
When you read this guide on how to recover deleted text messages on iPhone, you may be quite confident to retrieve iPhone messages from iCloud or from the device. But we would still highly suggest you make a backup of your device data regularly in case of data loss in the future.