Recover lost or deleted contacts, messages, photos, notes, etc. from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Deleting messages by mistake from Facebook Messenger can seem like a disaster because FB does not have a recovery option. Relax! ... provided you are using an Apple device, the dr.fone toolkit – iPhone Data Recovery application can recover deleted Facebook messages quickly and easily.
..... Selena will show you how
To retrieve deleted Facebook messages you need a third-party messages recovery tool. But if you have archived the messages, you will have no problem getting them back because they have merely been hidden in another part of your system’s memory.
In this article I will show you how to recover deleted Facebook messages as follows:
To recover deleted messages from Facebook messenger on iOS device, you need to use a third-party data recovery tool, such as dr.fone toolkit - iPhone Data Recovery. It allows you to scan your iPhone/iPad to retrieve deleted data from it.
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No matter how long it is since you deleted them, you can retrieve these messages in just a few simple steps provided your device is running on the Apple operating system (iOS):
During the scan the screen goes black. Don’t panic... this is normal. Once the scanning has finished you will be able to select the Facebook messages you want to retrieve.
As you can see, the next screen shows a complete list of what has been deleted from your device ... calls, photos, contacts, messages, calendar, reminders, etc ... down the left-hand side of the screen.
That’s it. Your messages have been restored.
Simple, isn’t it, thanks to dr.fone toolkit?
Now ... 2 Bonus Tips ... I am going to show you how to archive messages in iOS and then how to retrieve them.
This will get rid of the need to recover deleted Facebook messages.
Rather than deleting messages you no longer want, you can archive them. The great thing about archiving is that you can retrieve archived messages at any time.
Here’s how you archive your Facebook Messenger messages on an Apple device:
As you have seen, archiving messaged on Facebook Messenger for Apple devices is super easy. And you can find them easily and retrieve them whenever you want.
Provided you archived a message rather than deleting it, it will be in your archives.
You can find particular archived messages by typing your contact`s name in the search feature or by going to the whole archive itself. To search the archives:
Job done ... the messages of that conversation will appear once again in your Facebook Messenger list.
As you can see, archiving messages and retrieving them from the archives is a piece of pie. So why not make a habit of archiving messages rather than deleting them?
There you have it... in this article you have learned how to retrieve deleted Facebook messages using the dr.fone toolkit ― iPhone Data Recovery. You have also found out how easy it is to archive messages and retrieve them later.
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