Do you know how to download text messages from iPhone to Mac for backup? Do you want a SMS export for your iPhone to access and read it on your Mac? If yes, your searching is ended here. The article below will walk you through about how to export SMS from iPhone for backup on your computer.
How to export SMS or download text messages from iPhone?
As we all know that, SMS export from iPhone is very easy. You just need to run iTunes, connect your iPhone and right click the device’s name to back up. But the problem is when you find the backup file, you can’t access and read it, let alone extract an SMS out of it. So how to download text messages from iPhone with readable file to avoid missing of the valuable messages in case of the full iPhone SMS box?
What you need is an excellent Mac iPhone SMS export software, such as Wondershare Data Recovery for iTunes, which is specially designed for Apple users. It can fast transfer, copy, backup iPhone SMS to Mac in HTML file format and let you access and read them easily.
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iPhone SMS Recovery with iTunes Backup
Step1. Select your iPhone backup to extract
After downloading and installing the program, run it on your computer. Select the backup of your iPhone and continue to “Scan”, to extract the contents.
Tips: Be free to click “Start Scan” button. This will bring you to a list of all the devices that are synced with your Mac’s current copy of iTunes.
Step2. Export SMS from iPhone
Here, you can preview all the text messages one by one. Check the “Messages” on the left item list to export iPhone SMS to your Mac.
The SMS file you’ve exported from the backup is an HTML file. You can access and manage it conveniently, such as reading, printing, etc.
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- – Preview the content of found files in original quality which helps users find targeted items more efficiently.
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