"Are there any ways to restore my Kik messages from my iPhone? I didn't mean to delete them and I need them back urgently! Could you give me some good suggestions to backup & restore my Kik chat history? Thanks." - Riva
Kik is a popular instant messenger used for sending messages, photos, videos, like WhatsApp, Wechat and other chat apps. Sometimes you come across amazing people and exchange interesting facts, concerns and feelings with them via Kik. Exchanging photos is another great means of knowing each other and messages full of details and personal concerns are another valuable experience of Kik user. However, there are so many situations that we may be lose the Kik chat history, for example, when we don't want others to check on the Kik messages on our phones , when we switch to a new phone, or when the phone get something error that the data was deleted, etc,. In this post, we will teach you how to backup and restore Kik messages and other chat data with easy steps.
Backup & Restore Kik Messages from iPhone
iOS Kik Backup & Restore aims to backup & restore Kik chat history for iOS devices safely on computer, including messages, photos, videos. You can use it to backup Kik data, restore Kik files and save them again from loss. With the help of iOS Kik Backup & Restore, you could backup Kik chat history with just one click, restore only the data you want, export any Kik item from the backup for printing or reading. Completely safe, no data lost. Full compatible with Mac OS X 10.11, iOS 11 or lower. Supported all iOS devices: iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, iPhone 5S/5, iPad and iPod.
Part 1: How to Backup Kik Messages from iPhone to Computer
Step 1. Connect iPhone to the computer
Choose "iOS Kik Backup & Restore" in the main page after running the program. Then connect your iPhone to the computer. When your device is detected by your computer, you will see the screenshot below.
Step 2. Start to Backup Kik Chats
Click on the "Backup" button, and the program will start working automatically. During the whole process, you should keep your device connected all the time, and then wait.
When the backup process is complete, you will see the prompted message below.
If you want to check the backup file and restore/export the content, please continue reading.
Part 2: How to Restore Kik Messages from Backup on Computer
Step 1. View Kik Backup Files
To check the backup file's content, you could click on the "To view the previous backup file >>" on the first screen.
Step 2. Extract Kik Backup File
Here you will see all backup files of your Kik chat history, Choose one you want to check and click on the "View" button.
Step 3. Restore or Export Kik Chat History
When the scan stops, you are allowed to preview all contents in the backup file, including messages, photos, videos and kik attachments. You could check any item you want and click "Restore to Device" or "Export to PC".