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Restore iPhone Text Messages on Mac
How to Recover Text Messages from iPhone on Mac?
Many people use Mac,not Windows computer,if you want to recover iPhone SMS messages on Mac,you have to use a iPhone SMS Recovery for Mac. This article teach you how to restore lost or deleted SMS from iPhone on Mac. This Mac iPhone SMS Recovery program: iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery (Mac) provides you there ways to retrieve: Recover your lost iPhone messages directly; restore iPhone SMS from iTunes backup and recover data from iCloud backup file. This iOS Data Recovery works well with iPhone 6s, iPhone 6, iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS, all iPads and iPod touch 4G/5G.

To scan and get lost text messages back from iPhone on Mac,you can free download a trial version of iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery to extract data backup from iTunes/iPhone/iCloud and save them on your Mac. Besides, If you use Windows computer,you can download a trial version of iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery(Windows),which allows you recover SMS from iPhone 6s/6/5S/5/4S/4/3GS directly without back.

Mac iPhone SMS Recovery    iPhone SMS Recovery
Tips: If you're a Windows user, please read the guide here: How to recover iPhone Text messages on Windows.

Recover iPhone text messages on Mac in two ways:

    Tutorial 1: Directly Recovery iPhone 4/3GS SMS on Mac

    Tutorial 2: Recover iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS SMS from iTunes Backup on Mac

Tutorial 1: Directly Recover iPhone SMS on Mac

Tips: This recovery mode allows you scan and retrieve lost or deleted SMS from your iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS.
If you found your SMS have been lost or deleted, we highly suggest you set your iPhone into Flight Mode.

Step 1: Select Your iPhone device
1) Connect your iPhone with your Mac

2) Run the iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery (Mac) on your Mac, then you will see a start interface that lists all supported iOS device. Please select your device model to continue.
Retrieve text message from iPhone
Step 2: Select "Recover from iOS device"
Note: You will be required to download a plug-in, just click Download displaying on the window to get it.

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Step 3: Scan lost data from your iPhone on Mac
Here you can follow instructions on the program's Window to enter your device system, so that the program can be able to scan your device directly.
Important Note:Please strictly follow the 3 steps on the window, otherwise you might not be able to start the scan.
Restore text message from iPhone
You can now click the "Start Scan" button to begin scanning your iPhone after successfully entering your device scanning mode.

Then iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery will automatically scan your device for lost files, just as you can see from the window below.
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Step 4: Start to Recover iPhone SMS on Mac
When the scan is finished, the found data will be list in categories, including SMS, Photos, Contacts, Notes, Camera Roll and more.
Click Messages category to view details of the found SMS. You can select the data what you want to retrieve, then click Recover to save them on your Mac.

Note: Both the lost/deleted SMS and the existed SMS will all be listed by iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery. You can click "Only display the deleted items" on the top to view the lost SMS.

Mac iPhone SMS Recovery    iPhone SMS Recovery
Tutorial 2: Recover iPhone SMS messages from iTunes Backup on Mac
This mode is useful if you have iTunes backup of your iPhone 5/4/4S/4/3GS on your Mac and it is the one you generated before your SMS was lost or deleted. You will even be able to retrieve inaccessible SMS on lost iPhone in this mode

Step 1: Choose the recovery mode "Recover from iTunes backup"
After select your device model, please select “Recover from iTunes backup” mode to continue.

Step 2: Scan Lost or Deleted SMS from iTunes
The program will be showed as the window below. iTunes backups of all iOS devices that have synced with your Mac are displayed. Now, you just need to select the one for your iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS and click “Start Scan” button.
iPhone SMS Recovery for Mac
Step 3: Restore iPhone SMS from iTunes Backup on Mac
The found contents in your iTunes backup will all be displayed. Select Messages category and you will be able to preview the found SMS one by one. After checking and marking those SMS you are going to retrieve, you can now hit on Recover to save them on your Mac.
restore delted sms on Mac
Well done,you can recover iPhone SMS messages on Mac in both two methods,you also can retrieve SMS in mac. If you have back up iPhone text messages to iCloud before,you can select the third recovery mode"Recover from iCloud Backup File" to restore iPhone messages from your iCloud account,Now you can download a trial version of iPhone/iPad/iPod Recovery(Mac) to process iPhone SMS recovery on Mac.

Mac iPhone SMS Recovery    iPhone SMS Recovery
Tips: After finish recover sms from iPhone on Mac,all those restored messages are saved on your Mac,if you want to import SMS messages from Mac to iPhone,you can use this iPhone data manager (Mac&Win),it allows you transfer any data between iPhone and Mac directly.