How to Transfer iPhone SMS to PC/Mac

Dec 30,2019 • Filed to: Manage Device Data • Proven solutions


I have the iPhone 4 and I already lost all the messages my bf sent me and I don't want that to happen again. Is there anyway to copy my text messages from my iPhone to my Sony laptop, either through iTunes? Please I need help!

If you're using iTunes to manage the contents of your iPhone, you must know it that iTunes can automatically back up your iPhone data, including messages, when you sync with it, so that you can restore your iPhone to get back previous data if you lost it. Though you can't access or read the backup file, and you need to give up exiting data on your iPhone when you want to restore from it, it's also a way to back up your iPhone SMS. Well, there is also a way that you can directly copy your SMS from iPhone to PC or Mac. All you need is an iPhone SMS copier.

How to transfer iPhone messages to PC/Mac

First of all, get an iPhone message transferring tool: dr.fone - Phone Backup. With this program, you can copy iPhone SMS to PC or Mac 3 steps.

dr.fone - Phone Backup

Backup & Restore iOS Data Turns Flexible.

  • One click to backup the whole iOS device to your computer.
  • Allow to preview and restore any item from the backup to a device.
  • Export what you want from the backup to your computer.
  • No data loss on devices during the restore.
  • Selectively backup and restore any data you want.
Available on: Windows Mac
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3 Steps on how to transfer iPhone messages to PC

Step 1. Run dr.fone and connect your iPhone to computer.Then choose the mode "More Tool", click "Phone Backup".

connect iPhone

Step 2. Select the type of "Messages & Attachment" to backup,then click button "Backup".

choose type to backup

Now you will see the windows on dr.fone is backing up,t please don't disconnect your iPhone.

connect iPhone

Step 3. After backing up is completed,dr.fone will scan your iPhone,wait soe minutes till the whole finished.You'll see the messages on your iPhone,then click "Export to PC" to transfer your messages to your computer.

connect iPhone

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