How to retrieve deleted messages on iPhone?
To check, open Settings > iCloud and toggle on Messages. To retrieve deleted messages on iPhone using iCloud, go to Settings, select your name, and choose iCloud. Using iTunes backup, open iTunes on a computer, select Preferences > General Preferences > Devices, and choose a backup.
How to retrieve deleted text messages from a backup?
Selectively Retrieve Deleted Text Messages from a Backup. 1 Open Settings. 2 Tap your name and choose iCloud. 3 Turn off Text Messages and select Keep on My iPhone. 4 Turn Text Messages back on and then select the Merge option. 5 Wait for the deleted text messages to be merged with the data on your iPhone.
Can I recover deleted messages from iCloud backup?
Unfortunately, messages aren’t a part of iCloud backups. This means that if you delete a message on a device, it will be deleted on all the synced devices, too. The only way to recover your messages via iCloud is to perform a factory reset and restore your iPhone from its iCloud backup.
How do I back up my iPhone messages?
If you're not already, you should be doing regular iCloud backups. It’s a good idea for saving ALL of your important stuff, not just messages that might potentially get deleted. Go to Settings. At the top under your name you'll see Apple ID, iCloud, iTunes & App Store; click that arrow. Tap on iCloud.