In the past days, we use emails and phone calls to contact other people normally. But iPhone messages are taking the dominant place now since you are allowed to text free messages between two iPhones. So it is more and more commonly used in our daily communication. Sometimes the messages contain certain important information or some funny things you want to keep forever. Whatever the reason is, iPhone messages are what must backup for users. Then you need a powerful iPhone data transfer tool to help you manage those iPhone messages.

In the past days, we use emails and phone calls to contact other people normally. But iPhone messages are taking the dominant place now since you are allowed to text free messages between two iPhones. So it is more and more commonly used in our daily communication. Sometimes the messages contain certain important information or some funny things you want to keep forever. Whatever the reason is, iPhone messages are what must backup for users. Then you need a powerful iPhone data transfer tool to help you manage those iPhone messages.

Assume you are searching for a simple way to backup all the iPhone messages from your old device to your computer. This movement will secure your messages in case you lose important messages by accident. However, using iTunes to backup messages is not the best choice. Without doubt iTunes is a professional backup and transfer tool for Apple users. But you have to backup all the files at once with no choice backing up the particular file you want. Never mind, in terms backing up files selectively,we will introduce to you a great alternative named FoneTrans. We will show you how to backup iPhone messages or whatsapp messages to computer effortlessly with FoneTrans in the following part.

Simple steps to backup iMessages & SMS from iPhone to PC without iTunes


Step 1. Get FoneTrans downloaded

Download FoneTrans on your computer and then click the downloaded file to get it installed. This program perfectly supports Windows7,Windows XP or other windows.

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Step 2. Launch FoneTrans after installation.

When the installation process is done, you have to launch it immediately. Use a USB cable to connect your iPhone with the computer after launching. Then your device will be detected by FoneTrans and shown in the main interface of the program. All iPhone series running various iOS can be supported. For example, iOS 6, iOS 7 and iOS8.

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Step 3. Backup messages in your iPhone.

In the left side of the program, you will see many categories. Hit the option Messages. When you choose SMS, all of the messages on your iPhone will be displayed. At this point, you have two choices to backup your iPhone SMS. Either backup all the iPhone text messages or part of the messages you want.

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1. Backup part of the text messages you select on your iPhone.

In order to backup part of the text messages you want on your iPhone, you just have to check the wanted messages and then hit the button Export to. Then select “Export selected SMS to computer” . You can browse your computer and pick the destination where you would like to keep the text messages on your computer.

2. Backup all the text messages on your iPhone at one time

In order to backup all the text messages on your iPhone, you have to hit the option Export to on the top of the program. Then select “transfer all messages to PC”.

If you want to ensure the integrity of your messages, then you had better backup them from your iPhone to the computer regularly. This will reduce data loss effectively. Everything seems so easy with FoneTrans right? Get it downloaded and have a try!

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