Export Text Messages From iPhone: 3 Very Easy Method

Export Text Messages From iPhone: 3 Very Easy Method – The iPhone has been around for 9 years now and it will be celebrating it’s 10th year anniversary next year. It is still Apple’s best selling iDevice of all time. There are more than  4,553,900,000 units sold as of August, 2016.

Apple recently released their newest flagship smartphones, the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus. Some say Apple has not done a very good job with these new mobiles because they almost look exactly like last year’s models. Many people were a bit disappointed when they were unleashed but Apple is expecting very good sales from these devices.

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You probably have a lot of text messages and other data (like pictures, songs, and movies) stored on your iPhone if you’ve been using it for some time. These can take up precious space on your device.

For this article, I will show you three very easy ways to export text messages from iPhone. Saving your text messages to your PC or Mac (or other external devices), you can be sure that your conversations are safe. We will use these apps to save your text messages:

  1. iExplorer
  2. iMazing (PC and Mac)
  3. AnyTrans

Export Text Messages From iPhone: iExplorer

Export Text Messages From iPhone

Let’s start with the first one – iExplorer.

iExplorer is a program that allows you to transfer files from you iPad, iPod and iPhone to your PC or Mac. As its developer’s claim:

It is the ULTIMATE iPhone, iPod, and iPad transfer utility for Mac and Windows

To use iExplorer to export text messages from iphone, just follow the procedure below.

  1. Download iExplorer from this links (PC and Mac)
  2. Connect your iPhone to your PC or Mac using the cable that came with your device.
  3. Open iExplorer.
  4. Now click on the “Data” tab in the Device Overview display.
  5. Choose the “Message” button by click on it.
  6. You will be prompted to create an iTunes backup if you haven’t got one on your computer. Choose “Yes”.
  7. If you already have an existing iTunes backup, the program will ask you if you want to use it of “Refresh” to make a new one.
  8. iExplorer will load your text messages, then you can select which messages you want to back up. You also have the option of selecting all messages at once.
  9. Click “Export Messages” button to export your messages.

Very easy, right? You can watch the video below to see iExplorer in action.

Let’s proceed with next method.

Export Text Messages From iPhone: iMazing

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Similar to the above app, iMazing is another program that allows you to transfer text messages from iPhone. You can follow the guide below to use iMazing to save your messages to your PC or Mac.

  1. Download iMazing for your PC or Mac.
  2. Install and launch the program.
  3. Connect your iPhone to your PC/Mac.
  4. On the left-side panel, choose “Messages“.
  5. Choose the text messages you want to save.
  6. Select one of the “Export” buttons on the bottom toolbar (a “save” panel box will open).
  7. Choose the location where you want to save your messages and click “Choose” to export your text messages.

Nothing to it! Watch the video below for more information on iMazing.

Now, we go to the final method of exporting your text messages.

Export Text Messages From iPhone: Anytrans

export text messages from iPhone

  1. Download Anytrans for the PC or Mac.
  2. Install and open the program.
  3. Connect your iPhone to your PC/Mac.
  4. Select the “Messages” from the “Manage Page“.
  5. Choose all the messages you want to export.
  6. Select the “To PC/Mac” in the upper right hand corner of the screen.
  7. Let the program finish transferring your text messages to your computer.

Finished! Now, the video below shows you how the whole procedure is done.

Now you are a wizard on how to transfer text messages from iPhone! Please share our guide, “Export Text Messages From iPhone: 3 Very Easy Method“, and comment below to let us know what you think.

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