How to Backup iPhone Text Messages Without iTunes

When backing up or recovering data from iTunes, you cannot have the alternative to select which content you want only but to do a whole-scale one. So, if you are looking for a solution to back up your SMS only, you are at the right place. iPhone Transfer is tailored for managing all kinds of your iPhone files, backing up specific data, recovering certain files only. With iPhone Transfer app, backing up iPhone SMS to PC or Mac without iTunes will no longer be a problem.

Simple, handy, easy to use. A convenience for you on iPhone management like selective SMS, photos, contacts, videos, apps backup.

Download the suitable version for your computer operating system accordingly (Windows or Mac) for installation. Follow the steps and you should have you problem solved.

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Step 1: Install the software and run the program for preparation

Note: iTunes pre-installation is required. But you don’t have to start iTunes during the process. When started, iPhone Transfer will notify you to temporarily shut down iTunes if iTunes is running in the background.

Step 2: Connect your iPhone to computer with USB

In a while you should see the info of your iPhone shown on the primary panel. iPhone Transfer supports supports all iPhone/iPad/iPod models and compatible with iOS 5/6/7/8.

Step 3: Begin to backup iPhone SMS

Choose SMS from the left bar, text messages will appear in the main window. SMS thread preview is supported.

Select the "Export to" button, then from the list choose "Export all SMS to computer", save the SMS to a path/folder in your computer.

Or select separately for specific SMS for backup, then click the "Export to" button to save the SMS to a path/folder in your computer.

Note: Mark the "Content" checkbox under "Export" to select all.

The process is finished. You can do frequent backup in case of SMS loss. Try it with iPhone Transfer app. Click below to download for free trial now.

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