“My friend has changed his Apple ID on iPhone and all his messages have disappeared. These messages means a lot for him and can someone tell me how to retrieve them?”
Have you ever met the same problem as above users? Many pepole complain that they suffer from lost data like messages when Apple ID changed. Actually, it is a common phenomenon as it will occur some error during the process of change Apple ID. When you change Apple ID and use it again, as some cartain data like messages, you will be asked whether to merge. If you choose the wrong way, you will lose these messages on iPhone. Thus how to retrieve lost messages from iPhone when Apple ID changed?
When it comes to iPhone messages recovery problem, iRefone
offers three different methods to help you get back lost messages easily, including lost messages from iPhone when Apple ID changed. iRefone is the professional iPhone data recovery software, it is designed to recover Messages from iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. It provides you 3 ways to recover Messages on iPhone: recover from iPhone directly, restore Messages from iTunes backup file and retrieve Messages from iCloud backup. Below we will show you the detailed methods to recover iPhone lost messages when Apple ID changed.
Method 1: Recover Lost Messages When Apple ID Changed Directly from iPhone
Step 1: Run iRefone and connect iPad with computer. Click on “Start” button.
Step 2: Then it will bring you to a interface to ask you choose the data you want to scan. Choose “Messages” icon and the software will automatically scan and analysis your iPad after you click it.
Step 3: When the scanning is finished. All of the Messages of your iPhone will be displayed, including these lost one. Select these Messages you need and click on “Recover to PC” or “Recover to Device” to save these data on your computer or directly transfer back to iPhone.
Method 2: Recover Lost Messages When Apple ID Changed from iTunes Backup
Step 1: Launch iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. All of the iTunes backup files which you have ever synced with iTunes on this computer will be automatically found and listed in the software. Click “Select” or double click the iPhone backup you need to access the data interface.
Step 2: Choose “Messages” icon and click the icon to start the scanning.
Step 3: When the scanning is finished, preview the data in your iTunes backup and pick out these data you need to save on your computer. Click “Recover to PC” to choose the store folder.
Method 3: Recover Lost Messages When Apple ID Changed from iCloud Backup
Step 1: Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” to recover iPhone lost messages when Apple ID changed. Sign in your iCloud account with Apple ID and passcode.
Step 2: Choose the data you want to download in your iPad. This process will reduce the time of downloading. The less data you choose, the less time wait for the downloading.
Step 3: When the downloading process is stopped, you can click the icon of Messages to start display the chat history of your iPhone.
Step 4: You could preview all of your iPhone Messages in iCloud backup. Select these data you need to recover them.