“I have an iPhone SE, there are many text messages on it. Now i want to backup those text messages on my iPhone SE, how could i do it?”
Although chat app is very popular now, still many people are using text messages to send important information. And with a number of text message we send and receive every day, our Message app will be full of messages, and some of them we’ll need to keep them save, so some people may think about backup text messages. And in this article, we’ll show you how to backup text messages on iPhone SE with different ways.
Follow it and backup your text messages.
Screenshot Text Messages
If you only need to backup several of your text messages, the easiest way to backup it is screenshot your text messages, then save them.
1.open your text message app on your iPhone SE, find the messages you need to save.
2.open it, then press home button and power button together, then you can find your message screenshot from your photo app.
3.if you couldn’t find it, screenshot it again. And if you have other messages need to be save, repeat this process.
Backup Text Messages on iTunes and iCloud
iTunes and iCloud are recommend by Apple, so many people are using it do backup iPhone data, but it just doesn’t support us to backup them selectively, so we’ll backup the whole folder. See below steps.
1.connect your iPhone SE with Wifi, go to Setting--iCloud, log in it with your Apple ID and password.
2.when log in, turn on iCloud server, and tap on “Backup” at the buttom, then confirm with “Backup Now”
Wait for a minutes, the time will depends on the files you’re backup.
1.Launching iTunes, connect your iPhone SE with PC. Go to Files--Summary, then tap on “Backup Now” on the right page, and confirm with “Backup”.
2.if you’re using Mac, you can go to Files--Device--Backup, and choose the files to backup.
Selectively Backup Text Messages with Third-party Software
If you want to selectively backup your text messages, and don’t want to back any other data, you can come to iRefone for help.
iRefone is an excellent iOS data recovery software, which can recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, WeChat messages ect. Also it can help us extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it allows us to preview them before restoring.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone SE with PC. Click “Recover from iOS Device”, then tap on “Start” to begin the backup process.
Step 2. then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, click “Text Message” icon, and it’ll be scanned by the software.
Step 3. wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview and choose text messages you need to backup, tap on “Recover to PC”.
Remark: if you lost or deleted some of your iPhone messages or other iPhone data, you can also come to iRefone for help.
For detailed steps, you can check below article:
Recover Messages without iPhone Backup Password