How to Recover Emptied SMS after iOS6 Upgrade
How can I Restore Message Thread from My iPhone 4S after Updating to iOS 6?
Well, I was so happy to update my iPhone 4S to iOS 6, but what happened after the update really upset me. My message thread with one of my contacts was deleted is there any way to recover them? Thanks.
Many iPhone fans have found their messages be emptied after updating their iPhones to iOS 6 , and they are desperate to find them back. This problem really brings some terrible influences over their daily lives.
Actually this headache iPhone message loss issue can be resolved by the help of message recovery tool for iOS 6 devices. This article guides you to recover SMS loss from iPhone after updating to iOS 6.
Here we recommend Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Windows), an all-in-one iPhone recovery tool to recover not only text messages, but also contacts, videos, pictures, calendar and more from iOS 6 devices.
Download the free trial version to take a try, choose the right version for your computer.
Recover Lost SMS on iOS 6 Devices in 2 Steps
1. Scan the iTunes Backup File
After installing and running the program, you will see an interface as below. Choose the backup of your device then click “Start Scan”
2. Preview and Recover Messages on iOS 6 Devices
When the scan finishes, files on your iTunes backup will be displayed in categories as follow.
Check Messages/Message Attachments to preview SMS in your iTunes backup. It is up to you to mark some of them or all of them to restore. Then you can click “Recover” to retrieve them and save them on your computer.
Note: The text messages saved on your computer is easy to read.
What you should know:
1. This tool recovers iPhone data by scanning iTunes backup on your computer, so please be sure you have iTunes backup on your PC, otherwise this tool is useless.
2. Do not sync your device with iTunes when you found your messages missing, the new iTunes backup will overwrite the previous one easily.