How to Save Text Messages from iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4 to Computer

Text Messages on our iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS stored many important informations, for example, telephone number or birthday date of your friends, some SMS text messages that need to be sent to many people, some addresses you need to record safely. Due to the importance of iPhone text messages, you need to keep them for a longer time. In fact, it will be better if you save these text messages to your computer. If you have tried iTunes, you may find it useless in this point. You need to turn to some third party tool for help if you want to complete this job for saving text messages from iPhone 5S to PC or Mac.

If you are still searching for such a tool, you can learn more in this article. I recommend you a professional tool and offer a free trial version for you. The tool is called Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (for Windows) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac), which enables you to transfer & save SMS text messages from your iPhone 5S/5 to your Mac or PC in just one click. In addition to text messages, you can also save other files such as videos, music, photos, notes, reminders, etc. in an easy way.

Just download the free trial version of Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS here to have a try now. Please install the tool on your computer and then launch it by double clicking. You just need to follow these steps to complete the task. Please choose either version to have a try.

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Simple steps to save text messages from iPhone 5S/5/4S/4/3GS to PC or Mac

Step 1: See the starting window in the starting window? Please connect your iPhone 5S/5 to the computer via UAB cable. Before the whole process, you need to install iTunes on your computer. You ought not to connect iPhone to your iTunes during the process.

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Step 2: Now you need to enter scanning mode of your iPhone 5S/5 device. Just do it according to the following way:

  • 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer with a USB cable and then hold your device, and click “Start” on the window.
  • 2. Hold the Power and the Home buttons on your iPhone at the same time for exactly 10 seconds.
  • 3. Release the Power button when 10 seconds passed, but keep holding the Home button for another 15 seconds.

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Now you have already entered the iPhone’s scanning mode. The tool will detect your iPhone and display all files on your phone in the starting window. Just click “SMS” in the left tree column to bring up SMS text messages window. You can view all SMS text messages in the window. You can check them before you do the recovery. After you find SMS text messages you want to save to your computer, please mark them and then click “Recover”. The program will save these text messages to your computer automatically.

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Now you can check your computer to see the text messages that you just saved to the Mac or PC. Just join us to have a try now!

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