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How to Restore Text Messages from iCloud Backup

“I lost my iPhone 7 last week and I would like to get back the important text messages on my it. I backed up my iPhone before it was stolen with iCloud. I would like to know how to restore text messages from iCloud backup without iPhone. Thanks a lot!”

“Hi, I am writing this email to ask how to recover messages from iCloud backup without losing data on iPhone. I only want a text message with my father who has passed away. I don’t want to lose the new data on my iPhone so I can’t restore my iPhone with the iCloud backup. How to restore text messages from iCloud without restoring iPhone?”

If want to know the answer of the above questions, read this article. In this article, I will show you how to restore text messages from iCloud backup without restoring iPhone. iPhone users like backing up their iPhone with iCloud because of it is easier to use and more flexible. However, when you want to get back data from it, it’s not that easy at all. If you restore your iPhone with iCloud backup in order to get back text messages you want, you will lose all the new data on your iPhone.

In this article, I will introduce you iPhone Data Recovery program. It can scan your iCloud Backup deeply and find the messages and other data in it. You can select, preview and recover any text messages from iCloud backup to computer. Besides messages, you can also retrieve photos from iCloud backup, videos, contacts, call history, notes, reminders, calendars, voice memos, voicemail, safari bookmarks, Whatsapp messages and other data in it.

Step 1. Log in iCloud Account

Free download, install and run iPhone Data Recovery program on your computer. Select “Recover Data from iCloud Backup” option on the main interface. You will need to log in your iCloud account here.

log in icloud

Step 2. Download and Scan iCloud Backup to Find Text Messages

After entering your account, you will see all the iCloud backup files in your account listed on the interface. You need to select the iCloud backup file you want to restore text messages from.

icloud backup list

Double click it and this program will begin to download it to computer. After downloading, this iCloud messages recovery program will scan it automatically. It will find all the data in your iCloud backup and list them on the interface with a data menu on the left side to help you find the text messages you want.

scan result

Step 3. Preview and Restore Text Messages from iCloud Backup

Click “Messages” section on the data menu, you will see all the text messages backed up in this iCloud backup file. Choose any of them to preview and select all the text messages you want to get back. Click “Recover” button and this program will recover text messages from iCloud to computer as soon as possible.

recover messages from icloud

Now you can easily restore text messages from iCloud backup to computer without restoring iPhone or losing data on iPhone. iPhone Data Recovery can download and scan your iCloud backup file to find the text messages in it. You are allowed to preview and recover text messages from iCloud backup to computer freely.