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How to Backup iPhone SMS Without iTunes

I get an iPhone for years, so I text a lot and keep tons of in my iPhone inbox. My sister wants to use my iPhone for a few months. I want to backup my iPhone SMS to my computer now. You know, my sister may wipe my contacts, photos, videos, SMS...etc. does anyone know how to backup all these stuff without iTunes because everyone else in my family who has a computer has something already syncd to iTunes. PLEASE HELP

iTunes is really a good tool to manage iPhone data, while it also has drawbacks. You can't backup your data selectively. To backup iPhone SMS without iTunes, you can try Wondershare TunesGo. It is a professional iPhone to Mac transfer tool. It lets you backup iPhone text messages from iPhone to PC without iTunes. Just in 3 simple steps, you’ll make it. How? Let's check out details below.


Step 1. Download Wondershare TunesGo

Download Wondershare TunesGo installation file, .exe . After downloading, double click the .exe file to install it. It’s works well in Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, and Windows XP.

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Step 2. Run Wondershare TunesGo

After the installation is finished, launch Wondershare TunesGo and connect your iPhone with PC with iPhone USB cable. This software will recognize your iPhone automatically and display iPhone immediately in the main window. Wondershare TunesGo (Windows) supports all iPhone models which run in iOS 5,  iOS 6 or the latest iOS 7. To learn the details for supported devices, click here.

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Step 3. Backup iPhone SMS

In the primary window, click SMS in the left column. After clicking SMS, you’ll see that all text messages on your iPhone are showed in the right pane. From here, you have two choices to backup iPhone SMS.

1. Backup selected iPhone text messages
To backup selected text message, check the check box in front of each wanted text message. Click "Export to". In the drop-down list, choose "Export selected SMS to computer". In the popped up dialogue box, find a place on your computer to save the text messages that you’re backing up.

2. Backup all iPhone text messages.
To backup all iPhone text messages, click "Export to" on the top of the window. In the drop-down list, select "Export all SMS to computer". Then the process of backing up iPhone text messages begins.

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To make sure the security of your important text message, you should backup these iPhone text messages from iPhone to computer from time to time. With Wondershare TunesGo, you’ll do it easily and quickly. If you find that you have lost iPhone text message before you backing them up, please try Wondershare Dr.Fone to recover iPhone text messages.

Try Wondershare TunesGo to backup iPhone SMS easily!

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