WhatsApp is a very useful tool for people to communicate with each other. Many people like using the WhatsApp due to its convenience and cheap. However, problem comes at the same time. Since it is quite possible to delete certain or some messages on WhatsApp, you need to find a good way to get back your lost messages if you want.
A very good news for you! You can now turn to the professional WhatsApp Messages Recovery tool – dr.fone – Recover (iOS) to have a try. If you are user of iPhone X/8/7/6S/6C/6 Plus/6/5S/6C/5/4S/4/3GS, you can find the tool very useful. Through the tool, you can not only get back your standard SMS messages but also WhatsApp messages from your iPhone or your iTunes backup.
Now I will show you how to recover your deleted WhatsApp messages in two ways. Just follow me to have a try!
Part 1: Recover your deleted WhatsApp messages by scanning your iPhone directly
Step 1: Firstly, please install the tool Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) on your computer and then run it. Then please connect your iPhone to your computer via USB cable. You will then see the starting window of the program. Choose “Recover” option.
Step 2: Now, the WhatsApp Messages Recovery tool will start to detect your iPhone and display found files in the window. If you are user of iPhone 5/4S, you just need to click “Start Scan” to start the scanning; if you are user of iPhone 4/3GS, you need to get into the scanning mode first, the tool will then start to detect your iPhone. Here are steps for you to get into the scanning mode:
- 1. Taking the iPhone in your hand, click Start on the window to begin.
- 2. At the same time, tap the Power and Home buttons on your iPhone immediately for exactly 10 seconds.
- 3. Then release the Power button after 10 seconds, and still tap the Home button for another 15 seconds, until you get into the scanning mode successfully.
Step 3: Please wait a few minutes.The WhatsApp Messages Recovery tool will then display all files in the starting window. Now please click “WhatsApp” category in the window to bring up all messages with relative information attached. You just need to tick off the messages you want and click “Recover to Computer” to save messages to your computer in just one click.
What’s more, the tool enables you to export existing WhatsApp from your iPhone to your Mac easily. You can distinguish deleted and existing WhatsApp messages by different color.
Part 2: Recover WhatsApp messages from iTunes backup files
Step 1: If you have ever synced your iPhone to your iTunes, WhatsApp messages will be copied to the iTunes. The tool Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) enables you to preview your iTunes backup and recover messages selectively.
After running the tool, please choose to recover from iTunes Backup File. You will see a new window now. Later, you will see all iTunes backed up on your computer display in the window. You can choose the one for your iPhone and click “Start Scan” to extract all contents in it.
Step 2: Here are ways to preview and recover deleted WhatsApp messages. A few minutes later, the WhatsApp messages recovery tool – dr.fone – iOS Data Recovery will finish scanning your tool and display all data in the window. Please choose “WhatsApp” to bring up WhatsApp window. You can now tick off the messages you want and click “Recover to Computer” to save them to your computer.