Top 3 Ways to Restore Line Chat History/Messages with/without Backup

by Jenefey Aaron   Updated on 2022-05-19 / Update for  iPhone Data

As one of the best instant messaging app, LINE is getting more and more popular now for its largely convenient people to chat with others, send messages, share photos and videos. However, sometimes you may mistakenly delete some important Line chats on iPhone, or to free space on iPhone, clear some useless files like LINE messages but latterly request a restore.

If you hold an iPhone, here we sincerely recommend Tenoshare UltData to restore line chat history. It's a data recovery master that can easily recover deleted Line chat history & messages (photos, videos) from iPhone(including the newest iPhone 12/11/X/8/7), no matter you have backup or not.

Way 1. Recover Line Chat History on iPhone without Backup

UltData for iOS - iPhone Data Recovery thoughtfully enables users to recover data directly from iPhone. Follow the detailed steps below to restore deleted LINE messages from iPhone without backup.

Firstly, the good and bad you need to know below:

  • Support to preview before you restore Line chat history.
  • Select any one of chat history to export to your computer.
  • Avoid data overwritten on your iPhone.
  • Fully compatible with the latest iOS 14.3
  • Without any time limitations.
  • Free to downlaod.
  • Bad thing, you need to install this software on a Windows or Mac and good network.

Secondly, how to restore Line chat history iPhone Direclty (picture guide)

  • Connect your iPhone to computer with USB cable. "Recover Data from iOS Device" is selected by default.

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  • Select "LINE & Attachment" and click "Start scan".

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  • After scanning, highlight "Line" on the left pane to preview all Line messages on the right pane.

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  • Then check your wanted photos to recover them by clicking "Recover".

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Way 2. Selectively Rstore Line Chat History from iTunes Backup

If you backed up your iPhone with iTunes recently, instead of restoring the entire backup file to your iPhone, you can use the second function of UltData for iOS to selectively restore wanted Line messages.

  • Run UltData for iOS and chose "Recover Data from iTunes Backup".

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  • Choose the backup you need to restore.

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  • click "Start Scan" to precede the recovery process.

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  • Preview your lost photos and click "Recover" to recover your missing iPhone Line chats.

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Way 3. Restore Deleted Line Chat History from iCloud Backup

Another common way is to take fully advantage of iCloud backup. We all know that if automatically backup is enabled in iCloud, then you still have chance to restore. Please remind that you have make a backup before you delete Line chat history. Lets's work it out together now.

Firstly, let's see how to backup Line with iCloud.

  • Go to the Friends/Home or More tab, then hit Settings > Chats.
  • Tap Chat history backup > Back up now.

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Then you can restore Line chat history now:

  • Firstly, uninstall Line.
  • Wait until the screen to restore your chat history appears.
  • Tap Restore chat history.

Extra tip: How to Backup and Restore LINE Chat History to Your Computer

Our mobiles and social apps store some of the most sensitive and important data that we would not want to lose. If your LINE data also make it to this list, we recommend you use Tenorshare iCareFone for LINE and follow the procedure to properly backup your data on your computer without Google Drive or iCloud.

Be aware that photos and stickers sent in chat cannot be backed up or restored with Google Drive, but iCareFone for LINE can do that. It helps you backup almost everything that is important to you, such as photos, documents, videos, emojis and audio.

  • Once you have downloaded iCareFone Transfer on your computer, run the program and click "Backup" from the left menu. Connect your iPhone to the PC and then select "Back Up Now" below.

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  • Wait for a few minutes to let the program backup all your data. After the backup is completed, this is how your screen will look like.

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  • Next, to restore data, go to "View Backup" > "Export to Computer," then select a folder and choose OK

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  • Your screen will show this interface once the export completes.

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Note: All the backups will be saved on this program for you to view at anytime.

So we have shown you the top 3 ways to retrieve lost Line chat history & messages from iPhone and offered you an easy way to backup to avoid data loss. Keep in mind, the sooner, the better result you'll get.