Question
"Yesterday, I accidentally deleted a text message that I need and i am sure the data should be in my iCloud Backup. Is there a way to restore "deleted" text message from iCloud? iPhone 5S running iOS 11."

Losing some of the messages on your device can be quite problematic especially when the messages are very important. In this article, we will share with you a simple way to restore the messages from iCloud without having to reset the device.

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So what is聽iMyFone D-Back iPhone data recovery software? Just as the name suggests it is a tool that recovers data not only on your iPhone but also iPad and iPod. It uses four recovery modes to restore; messages, call logs videos, apps history, notes back on your device. iMyFone D-Back iPhone data recovery software is easy to use since you only have to select a recovery mode, scan files and then recover them. The following are some of its features.

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  • Supports extracting 22+ file types from iCloud backup files and iTunes backup files.
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How to Restore Text Messages from iCloud without Resetting the Device

This software allows you to retrieve data from an iCloud backup file. But before we use it to get your messages back, download and install it to your computer. Once installed, follow these simple steps.

Step 1. Choose a Recovery Mode

Open the program and select 鈥Recover from iCloud鈥 and then click 鈥Start.鈥 Choose 鈥Messages鈥 as the type of data to recover and then click 鈥Next.鈥

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Step 2. Download the Relevant Backup

Sign in to your iCloud account and then select the relevant backup. Click 鈥Next鈥 to allow the program to scan the backup file.

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Step 3. Preview and Recover Messages

When scanning is complete, the recovered data files will be displayed on the program window. Go to 鈥Message & Call logs鈥. To check the list of deleted messages you can turn on 聽鈥 Show only deleted files鈥. 聽Mark the desired messages and hit the recover button at the bottom left.

preview and recover messages in icloud

Wait until the restoration process is complete. Your messages are now available on your computer. You can now transfer them to your iPhone.

iMyFone D-Back data recovery software (compatible with iOS 11) allows you to easily retrieve deleted messages and other data from an iCloud backup file. It鈥檚 preview function, allows you to restore only the ones you need. Give you a try today!

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