Many people use text messages to send important information with family, friends, colleagues or clients. Meanwhile, we will receive many spam messages so we need to clean our SMS mailbox now and then. It is really easy to accidentally delete the important messages on iPhone. In this case, it is necessary to backup the messages on iPhone so that you can get them back whenever your lost those messages. There are several ways to backup iPhone messages and here we will introduce 3 easy ways. Just read this article and choose the best way for you.
Many iPhone users know iTunes since it can help to backup almost all the files, including text messages to computer. It Is free, but if you use iTunes to backup your messages, you will need to backup all other files in your iPhone together. It takes much time. Besides, after you sync the messages to iTunes, you can’t read them directly on your computer. If you think this method doesn’t meet your expectation, go to way 3 to learn a simple and easy way.
iCloud is another popular way to backup messages and other iPhone data. It is also free but more convenient than iTunes since you don’t need USB cable to connect your iPhone to the computer. But there is also a limitation that the free space of iCloud is 5GB. If your files are more than 5GB, you will need to purchase more space, or you can go to Way 3.
Thanks to the development of technology, now it is possible to backup iPhone messages without iTunes or iCloud. An iOS data backup tool will allow you to backup the data on your iPhone selectively to the computer. FoneGeek iOS Data Backup & Restore is such a tool that will allow you to selectively backup text messages with one click. After you backed up your messages, you can view them in the backup files. Besides, it can also backup contacts, call history, WhatsApp, photos, videos, music and much more from iPhone to your computer. You can decide whether to backup all your data or just certain types of the data on your iPhone. Also, you’re allowed to back up all settings on iOS device to computer. It applies to iPhone XS/XS Max/XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8/7/6s/6 Plus, and supports for the latest iOS 12/13.
Now you get 3 methods to backup your text messages on your iPhone, with iTunes, with iCloud and with Fonegeek iOS Data Backup & Restore. Here we recommend the third way, because it is the most labour-save and simplest way. It guarantees no data loss and requires no technical knowledge. Before you restore the backup files to your iPhone, you can preview all the data freely. If you didn’t backup your messages and lost some important ones accidentally, don’t worry, you can try FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery, it will help you to get back all the lost messages and other data.