Apple help how to retrieve deleted text messages

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What to do if you’ve got a super-fancy new phone and want to keep your text messages.

What do you do if you’ve got a super-fancy new phone and want to keep your text messages?

Turn off iMessage

For Android users, it’s more complicated. You can’t turn off iMessage from within the Messages app, but you can go into your phone’s settings menu and switch off “Data services” for Messages. If that doesn’t work, try going into Settings > Phone > Messages and turning off all things related to iMessage manually (like iCloud sync).

To turn on iMessage again:

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Settings > Message Delete > Choose Text Message Folder.

You can recover deleted text messages from your Apple device by opening the Messages app and tapping on a statement you want to retrieve.

Tap “More” in the top right corner of your screen and then choose “Recover Deleted Messages” at the bottom of this menu.

If you have multiple chats with someone, select their name from here so that only their messages are shown.

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Go into the “Messages” app on your iPad, and open the folder where the texts are.

Go into the “Messages” app on your iPad, and open the folder where the texts are.

If you have more than one device (a Mac, iPhone, or iPad), this will differ depending on your device. For example, if you want to retrieve deleted text messages from an iPhone:

Tap any of the text messages which you’d like to recover, then tap “More”> “Save.”

Apple will help you recover text messages if you delete them from your device.

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You could recover text messages you have deleted from your device if they were accidentally deleted. This is also true if they were saved in a draft and then unintentionally deleted by mistake or accident.

Here are some steps to follow:

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