How to Recover iMessages from iCloud

This tutorial tells you how to use PhoneResuce to quickly get iMessages from iCloud and put them to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

By iMobie | Posted on: Apr. 24, 2019, Last Updated: Aug. 13, 2019

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iMessages and text messages on your iPhone iPad or iPod touch can be backed up to iCloud. However, you cannot view the iMessage conversation and attached images unless you restore your device with the backup. So how to view and recover iMessages from iCloud without restoring the whole backup? In this post, you’ll get the answer.

Tool to Restore Only iMessages and SMS from iCloud to iPhone/iPad/iPod

There are many iCloud backup extractors, but few enable you to get only messages back to your device. Luckily, now the new version of PhoneRescue for iOS helps you restore only messages from iCloud.

PhoneRescue for iOS helps iPhone/iPad/iPod users to recover data on iPhone and extract data from the backup you created via iTunes/iCloud. It supports iOS 12/11/10/ 9/8/7/6/5 and almost all iOS devices.

How to Recover iMessages from iCloud with PhoneRescue for iOS

Step 1. Free download PhoneRescue for iOS to your computer, launch it, then connect your iOS device with a USB cable.

Free Download

Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Step 2. Choose “Recover from iCloud” and click forward icon to continue, log in your iCloud account.

Recover from iCloud Mode using PhoneRescue

How to Recover from iCloud Mode using PhoneRescue

Step 3. Select an iCloud backup to download. After downloading and click the arrow button. Choose Only Scan Backup if you just want to view data in iCloud. Or, select Compare to get the different files between your iPhone and iCloud backup.

Compare iMessages Between iCloud Backup and iPhone

Compare iMessages Between iCloud Backup and iPhone

Step 4. Select Messages, then click OK, PhoneRescue for iOS would scan Messages data in your iPhone and iCloud backup.

Select Only iMessages to Start Scan from iCloud

Select Only iMessages to Start Scan from iCloud

Step 5. Now you can see all messages in your iCloud backup. You can recover messages from iCloud backup by clicking To Computer or To Device tab.

Recover iMessages from iCloud backup using PhoneRescue

Recover iMessages from iCloud backup using PhoneRescue

The Bottom Line

Besides iMessages, PhoneRescue for iOS can recover other 20+ file types on your iCloud. Additionally, it can scan some deleted items on your device even when you have no backup. Why Not Download PhoneRescue Now and Have a Try >>

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