To keep your iPhone clean and reclaim more space, you may delete all old text messages, photos, videos from iPhone. But suddenly, you realize that you need some old messages which may contain some important appointments and the like, how to find deleted messages on iPhone? In that case, read on to acquire the following 2 effective solutions. (Both solutions apply to 7/7 Plus/SE/6s/6s Plus/iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5 and earlier models.)
Weeping for your lost text messages, contacts or photos? The truth is that the data that you thought were gone when you deleted them are still hanging around your iPhone! And they won't be truly removed until you sync your iPhone with iTunes. So if you want to find a message or contact that you delete inadvertently and happen to not sync your iPhone recently, here's how to find deleted items on spotlight. Just take messages for example.
Spotlight may fail to work and "Recently Deleted" only keeps your deleted photos for 30 days. There are also files like WhatsApp messages which both the above solutions won't recover. In such cases an iPhone data recovery tool, UltData, could be of great help, as it supports to retrieve deleted iPhone files directly from iPhone. Totally, you can recover up to 20 kinds of iPhone files including text messages, photos, contacts, notes and Safari bookmarks that you deleted accidentally or lost after iOS 10/9/8 update. And it is user-friendly that the guides on the interface enable even newbie to run the software correctly.
In addition to the Windows version, you can also try the Mac version which is called UltData(iPhone Data Recovery) for Mac.
After downloading and installation, launch the program and connect your iPhone to computer. The program will detect your device and scan your device for files to restore. Preview scanned files by category and check those deleted ones to recover.
Moreover, if you have backed up with iTunes or iCloud, UltData could take advantage of either backup and extract files from iTunes or iCloud backup in minutes. This is extremely useful for those whose iPhone is not available.
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