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How to Backup iPhone Messages on Computer?

2017-09-13 10:48:19/Posted by Alleny Gavinto iOS Transfer Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

Without chatting apps, texting messages is still the most important forms of communication with your friends, loved one, family and coworkers. However, unlike emails are stored on the cloud, text messages are always on your phone directly. So if something wrong to your device, the messages on iPhone are facing a high risk of losing. Thus, in order to avoid these disasters, you'd better to backup iPhone messages on other security places.

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However, for most iPhone users, they don't know how to export SMS from iPhone and then create a backup of it. And they always failed to reach it by directly exporting with a simple USB cable. If you're also one of them, take it easy, you can never worry about iPhone message backup issue after reading this post.

You may don't know that due to the consideration of security and other reasons, Apple doesn't allows users to transfer or move data between iDevice and computer or other devices directly. The best way to get out of this trouble, you'd better to find a reliable yet professional iPhone Message Backup software as your life helper. Then, MobiKin Assistant for iOS is on the way.

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MobiKin Assistant for iOS can works well as a professional iPhone SMS Backup tool in the daily life. It is an offline application that can be used on your desktop computer at any time as you like. And it not only a simple message backup tool for iPhone or iPad, it is also able to backup other types of data like contacts, notes, calendars, bookmarks, music, photos, etc. without hassle. Now, just click the below icon to download this powerful program on your Windows or Mac computer, then follow the below instructions to begin your own backup process.

Please be noted that iTunes should be installed on your computer before starting the whole process, and check the iTunes version and make sure it is the latest one.

First of all, connect iPhone to computer and make it be recognized.

Connect your iPhone 8/7/6S/6/5S/5 to computer with USB cable, then launch the program to detect this device. Here, you'll be required to give trust to this computer on your iPhone.

trust this computer on iphone

To do it, simple tap on "Trust" option on your iPhone, then turn to the computer and click on "Continue" button to finish the connection process. After that, you can see an interface like below:

iphone message backup software

Secondly, check iPhone messages and select the one for backing up.

Select "Messages" in the left panel, then you can preview the detailed text conversations as you like. Tick the important messages in the program one by one.

select sms for exporting

Thirdly, export SMS and save on your computer.

When the messages have selected, you can click "Export" button and decide the why of exporting. Here, you can directly choose "Backup" option to save the messages as DB format. If you wish to save as other formats, you can select the proper output format as you like.

select output format

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