Do you use Kik messaging app? Well, if you don’t know of it then Kik is just a messaging that works more like the normal phone text messages but it has an upper hand since it allows you to share emojis, pictures, texts and even share videos; all of them freely through Wi-Fi network or data bundles. It is thus common for people to sometimes share important information using Kik application. Talk of work information, memorable photos and others that they want to share.
Unfortunately, such information can be lost anytime. Think of it this way, your phone can get lost, get infected by malware or you can even delete the information by mistake.
Tool you'll need to get old iPhone Kik messages back
To rub salt on the wound, Kik does not store the messages for you! In other words once you have deleted Kik messages on iPhone you can never retrieve them from Kik! Luckily, there is a solution for iPhone users thanks to the availability of iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery or iPhone data recovery for Mac. The fact that kik does not store our messages makes it a bit complicated, but with this tool, there is a high probability that you might get your data back.
The best solution as an iPhone user, is to regularly backup your kik messages with either iTunes or iCloud. You can also use iMyfone D-Back to extract your kik messages from iCloud or iTunes backup to your computer.
iMyfone D-Back iPhone Data Recovery (iOS 10 Supported)
- It can recover more than twenty types of files, ranging from text messages, Wechat, Skype chats, photos, WhatsApp messages. The list is simply long!
- You can manage to recover files from almost all iPhone models eg. iPhone 7/SE/6s(Plus)/6(Plus)/5s/5c/5/4s/4 running iOS 10/9/8/7.
- It can recover your data through 4 ways: recovery from iClouds backup, recovery from iTunes backup, smart recovery and recovery without backup.
- It allows you to backup your device’s data including kik messages to computer.
Get Kik Messages on iPhone 7/SE/6s/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4 Back
1 Select a recovery mode
You will need to download the tool to your computer to recover kik messages using iMyfone D-Back tool. After that, you can run iMyfone application on your computer then select “Recover From iOS Device” on the left pane.
Note: if you are sure that you have made some backup of kik messages in your iTunes or iCloud, you could choose recover from iTunes Backup or recover from iCloud backup. The steps are similar.
And then click on Kik on the Third-Party IM app section.
2 Scan files
You can then wait for a while after checking your kik messages and then click on the next button and then connect your iDevice. Click on Scan to search for the selected deleted kik messages you wish to recover from either your iPhone or iTunes backup.
3 Read and recover Kik Messages
iMyfone D-Back will then allow you to preview the messages you want to retrieve to make sure it is the right information. You can then click on Recover button to retrieve your kik messages and then export the messages to your computer.
You can go ahead and backup the messages on your computer by choosing the desired file location for them or even transfer them to your iDevice if you want to use it on our iPhone.