“My iPhone dropped on the floor and the screen cracked. I want to know if there is anyway to export my messages out of the screen cracked iPhone? Can anyone help me? My phone is iPhone 6 with iOS 10.”
Many iPhone users stuck on the trouble that iPhone screen cracked due to some accidents. We are really sorry about such bad situation, but we are always try our best to help you recover data from broken iPhone. Just as above user, do you want to know how to export messages from screen cracked iPhone? If you synced the messages through iCloud, then the easiest way to recover messages is to restore from iCloud. Otherwise, if you were backing up the iPhone on computer via iTunes, you can restore from iTunes as well.
Another option is to export messages from screen cracked iPhone directly as long your device can still be recognized by the computer. In this article, we will show you how to export messages from screen cracked iPhone in 3 ways.
To recover messages from your screen cracked iPhone, iRefone
is recommended. It meets all your needs on iOS data recovery by offering three modes: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup, and Recover from iCloud. So it would be very easy to recover messages from your screen cracked iPhone: You can retrieve them directly if the iPhone can be recognized by computer, or you can retrieve them from iPhone backup if you have created backup before. Besides messages, it also allows you to recover notes, contacts, call history, reminders, calendar, photos, etc. Download the free version to have a try.
How to Export Messages from Screen Cracked iPhone Directly
If your iPhone is still recognized by computer when connected via USB, you can retrieve the messages from it directly with iRefone. This will require the device has been synced or at least connected to the PC/Mac and hit "Trust" before.
Connect your iPhone with computer, then the software will detect the device automatically. Click “Start” to go on.
Then you will enter the interface to ask you choose the data you need to scan. Choose the icon of Messages and start the process of analysis and scanning your iPhone.
When the scanning is finished, all of the messages on your iPhone will be displayed in the software. You could preview them one by one and choose what you need to recover.
How to Export Messages from Screen Cracked iPhone via iTunes Backup
If your iPhone is completely broken that cannot be recognized by the computer, you can still retrieve the messages from it as long as you have created backup via iTunes.
Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. There will be some backup files listed on the interface. Click on “Select” to choose the backup of iPhone you need.
The the software will ask you choose the data you want to display and preview in the iTunes backup. Click on the icon of the messages to start the scanning.
When the scanning is finished, all of the photos you choose in the iTunes backup will be displayed in the interface. Preview them one by one and pick out these messages you need to save them on the computer or device.
How to Export Messages from Screen Cracked iPhone via iCloud Backup
If you have backed up your iPhone to iCloud instead of iTunes, you can extract the messages from iCloud backup.
Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” as recovery mode. Then you will see the interface below. Log in to iCloud account with Apple ID and password.
After log into iCloud account, the program can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.
When the downloading is finished, it will ask you choose the data you want to preview, just choose messages that you need to retrieve.
Preview these messages in the software and choose these one you need to recover to PC.