Can I recover deleted text messages on my iPhone 3GS?
HELP! I have an iPhone 3G. Recently my little brother erased all my iPhone text messages and now there is nothing left. Some of them are important for me. I have tried visiting different sites but I am unable to recover my text messages….. Previously I never used iTunes and never backed up anything on the computer or wat ever coz i dont know much………..plz help me recover my lost data……..wat software could do the trick…..i hve tried different sites but all of them tell about previously backed up data to be restored mine is a different case plz help…..
It is highly unlikely that you will be able to recover any data that was on your iPhone 3GS if you haven't set up any iTunes sync. That's the fact before the iPhone 3G data recovery software (recover data directly from iPhone device) come out. There're some solutions of extracting iTunes backup files to restore lost or deleted files for your iPhone 3GS. Don't panic and continue reading this article to get the mothod of recovering deleted data including your text messages directly from iPhone 3G device.
First of all, let's get to know the software iPhone 3G Data Recovery.
iPhone 3G Data Recovery
- Recover deleted or lost text messages and other data without backup directly from iPhone 3GS iPhone 4, iPhone 5, iPad 1 & iPod Touch 4
- Retrieve media content like photos, videos, music and songs as well as test content such as contacts, messages, call history, calendar, notes, reminders and safari bookmark.
- Preview lost files before recovery, clear, organized and in original quality.
How to recover deleted text messages from your iPhone 3GS?
This is a Step-by-Step Guide specifically for iPhone 3G users to recover accidentally deleted or lost text messages, contacts, photos, videos or any file directly from iPhone 3G/3GS without a recent sync or iTunes backup.
Step 1 launch Data Recovery for iPhonr 3GS
Download the software by clicking the above download button. Install and run it on your computer. Then connect your iPhone 3GS to the computer. The software will detect your device and show you the following interface. Just leave the software with the defualt mode "recover from iOS device".
Step 2 Enter DFU mode and scan your iPhone 3GS
- Hold your iPhone 3GS and click "Start" button.
- Hold "Power" and "Home" buttons at the same time for 10 seconds.
- Release "Power" button, but keep holding "Home".
After another 10 seconds, you will be informed that you have entered into DFU mode. The Data Recovery software will automatically scan your iPhone 3GS device for lost text messages and other files.
Step 3 Preview the found data and restore
After the scan, all the found data will be displayed in categories such as contacts, text messages, notes, photos, videos, music files and app data.
Mark the files that you want to get back and click "Recover" to recover and save them on your computer with one click.
Note: The data lists here include the found data you have deleted or lost and the files still on your iPhone. If you only want to recover deleted data, you can refine the scan result by sliding the button in the red area on the interface above, only displaying the deleted items.
OK! That's all the process of finding out your lost iPhone 3G data and restore the files by saving them to your computer. Now you can sync these files to your iPhone with iTunes. For anyone who have lost or deleted data from their iPhone without any iTunes sync, this solution is perfect and appropriate!