"My iPhone 7 has got some problems these days and it often restarts itself automatically. That's so terrible. I've got some important infomation in my message box. Do you guys know how to backup the text messages?"-Nale
Events like iOS update, jailbreak or any other human error might probably cause data loss during our daily life. People who use a smartphone always ignore such a problem that the influence of data loss is far beyond their imagination. For example, while you find your message box get empty and the chats of you customers are all gone, you will know what a disaster it is. The message box contains a lot of precious infos and we use SMS every day. Therefore, it's necessary for us to do some backup periodically.
Backup Text Messages from iPhone 7/8 to Computer
Among the mass of backup softwares, we strongly suggest you try iOS Data Backup for its professional function and humanized design. By using this you can easily backup text messages from iPhone 7/8 to computer. Besides text messages, data like contacts, call history, notes, calendar, photos, and some app attachment can also be backuped. Before you update your iOS, or take a jailbreak, we advise you to backup your iPhone data with iOS Data Backup first. Frequent backup helps you avoid losing data after you accidentally delete something. It perfectly works well on iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, iPad and iPod. Later in this article we will show you how to backup your iPhone data with iOS Data Backup.
How to Backup Text Messages from iPhone 7/8 to Computer
Step 1. Connect Device and Run Program
Connect your iPhone to the computer and launch iOS Data Backup. When your device is detected by the program, you'll see the window shown as follows.
Step 2. Choose Backup Mode and Select Messages ot Backup
Select the "Data Backup & Restore" mode in the home page of program. After that, check "Messages & Attachments" on the interface below, and of course you can check others if you need. Then click "Backup" to begin.
Step 3. Backup Text Messages from iPhone 7/8
Now iOS Data Backup is backing up the data of your iPhone. Make sure to keep the connection between your device and the computer active until the backup process is complete.
Step 4. Check the Backup Text Messages and Select to Save in Computer
When the backup is completed, you can check all data of the backup file in categories. Now you can choose to "Restore to Device" or "Export to PC".