How to Transfer Text Messages from iPhone to Mac

In the current era, iPhone has become an efficient mode of communication. People are using it even for business transactions due to its beneficial features. Text messages are often used to save important business or casual messages.Most of us would want to keep the messages for a long time since they hold important information. You can choose to transfer your text messages to your computer. More so, this article shows how you can transfer your text messages from iPhone to Mac computer.

Tool We'll Use - iMyfone D-Back iPhone Data Extractor

iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor for Win or iPhone data extractor for Mac is one of the best data recovery software that is used to extract or recover all kinds of data including all text messages. It offers similar quality for both Mac and Windows computers. The software has many prominent features, which include,

  • It supports the extraction of a variety of files from common models of iOS devices including, videos, text messages, chats, contacts audios, photos, the history of third-party messenger apps, call history, reminders, calendars, safari history, Kik, Kik attachments, iMessage, WeChat history, Skype History, Skype attachments, notes, bookmarks and many others.
  • iMyfone D-Back offers four different recovery methods. The first method is known as, “smart recovery,” which entails recovery of data that you are not sure of its location according to the file type. The second method is “recovery from the iOS device”, which entails the recovery of data that was not bucked up. The third one is the “recovery from iTunes” which entails the recovery of data that was previously bucked up in the iTunes. The fourth method is recovery from iCloud and it entails recovery of data backed up in iCloud without overwriting the current data on your device.
  • It has a repair function that helps fix a variety of issues in your iPhone. It fixes issues ranging from a looped recovery mode, black screens, and white Apple screens.
  • The software has a preview option that enables users to recover files selectively by only selecting the data that they want to recover.

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Steps to Transfer text messages iPhone to Mac

iMyfone D-Back offers the most efficient way to backup or archive data on iPhone. To transfer text messages to Macusing iMyfone D-Back, you can follow the simple steps below.

Step 1: Launch iMyfone D-Back iPhone Data Extractor

If you have successfully installed the software on your Mac, launch it and choose “Recover from iOS Device” to recover your messages from your iPhone and click “Start” to begin the process.

Launch iMyfone D-Back iPhone Data Extractor

Step 2: Select the Type of Files

Select the type of files that you wish to transfer by ticking them. And then tap on the “Next” button In this case, your file should be text messages. From there, connect your iPhone with your Mac using a USB cab.

Select the Type of Files

Step 3: Preview and Export Text Messages

The iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor will automatically detect your iPhone click on “Scan” and the software will start scanning your iPhone device for the text messages. After the scan is complete, all the messages will be displayed preview the messages and select the ones that you want. Then press the “Recover” button to transfer the messages to your Mac. iMyfone D-Back will export all the text messages as a html file and your texts will be successfully archived for future use.

Preview and Export Text Messages

NOTE: You can also transfer text messages in your iTunes and iCloud backup to Mac using iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor for Win or iPhone data extractor for Mac.

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