“After updating my iPhone X with iOS 12, I lost some of my chat history. How to recover my chat history on iPhone X with iOS 12?”
Many iPhone users feedback that they are suffering chat history data lost issue after updating their iPhone with iOS 12 beta, it’s a quite common issue when we perform heavy duty work on our iPhone. So we’re recommend to do some backup before updating our iPhone, then it will be easier for us to get them back. What if some people don’t have any backup? How could they recover their lost chat history on iPhone?
Now to get back your chat history on iPhone X with iOS 12, we’ll introduce you iRefone
, which is a professional iOS data recovery software, it has two version, that is Windows version and Mac version. It can not only help us backup and transfer more than 16 kinds of files selectively, but also can help us recover them selectively even we have no backup. And when we have done some backup, it can help us extract them from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it doesn’t need us to erase all content and settings.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Recover Chat History on iPhone X with iOS 12 without Backup
When you have done no backup before updating your iPhone X with iOS 12, don’t worry, iRefone can help us get back our lost chat history.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone X with your PC. Then tap on “Recover from iOS Device”, click “Next”.
Step 2. Then new interface will show up, and there will be many data icon and media icon there. Find and click “Message” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. After scanning, you can preview and choose lost messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC” to get them back.
Recover Chat History on iPhone X with iOS 12 from iTunes
When you have done backup on iTunes before updating your iPhone X, now we can recover them from your iTunes backup selectively with the help of iRefone.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone X with PC. Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup”, and your backup files on iTunes will show up.
Step 2. Now find the backup files you need, click “Select” at the end of the files you need, and new page will show up. Then find and click “Message” icon, and iRefone will scan it automatically.
Step 3. After scanning, you can preview and choose messages you need to recover, tap on “Recover to PC” to recover your lost chat history.
Recover Chat History on iPhone X with iOS 12 from iCloud
Last, when you have done backup on iCloud before updating your iPhone X with iOS 12, now we can help you get back your lost chat history from iCloud.
Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”, log in it with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. When log in, all your backup files on iCloud will show up. Find the one you need, click “Download” at the end of the files you need.
Step 3. After downloading, we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “Message” icon, and it will be scanned by iRefone.
Step 4. Then we can preview messages you lost on iPhone X, to recover them, you can click “Recover to PC” to get back your lost chat history.