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Sat, Aug 18, 2018 9:19 AM

iPhone 4s recover deleted messages

How can I restore deleted message with out desk top


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2 years ago

Hello @Clark8003.


That's a great question!

According to Apple Support: Text messages are saved in your iCloud backup. Restore the backup, and you will get your messages back. Heres how to restore your device from iCloud backup to recover your messages.

We hope this helps!

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40.3K Messages

2 years ago

The only way to recover deleted messages is from a backup. The only way to restore from a backup without a desktop is from an iCloud backup.

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