Recover Disappeared Messages To iPhone 7 Due To iOS 11 Update


Messages are disappeared from iPhone 7 after update to iOS 11, I don’t know whether it is caused by iOS 11 update. Is there any way to help you find lost messages to iPhone 7? I don’t want to restore from iTunes backup directly. Please help. Thanks very much. 

How to recover disappeared messages to iPhone due to iOS 11 update? It is a question extracted from above post and this user was unwilling to restore from iTunes backup directly. I’m afraid he is worried about the data overwritten problem happening. Thus here, I will show you steps to retrieve lost messages to iPhone directly, not from iPhone backup.

When it comes to iPhone messages recovery problem, you should think of iPhone Data Recovery software which helps you get back lost notes, messages, contacts, wechat data, whatsapp data, etc, from iPhone X/8/7/6s/6/SE/5s/5c/5/4s directly. Plus, it is a great helper to extract and restore lost data from iTunes or iCloud backup selectively. Thus, when under the help from iPhone data recovery tool, you don’t have to worry about the data overwritten problem happening on iPhone.

There are dozens of such iPhone data recovery tool and here, I would recommend iFonebox to you. It is necessary to download and install iFonebox on your computer before use it. Two versions are available: Windows version and Mac version.

How to retrieve disappeared messages to iPhone 7 after iOS 11 update?

Run iFonebox. Launch iFonebox and select “Recover from iOS device” as your recovery mode after you run the software. Please do not forget to connect your phone with USB cable and if it is the first time to connect your iPhone to PC, you are required to tap “Trust the computer” on your iPhone screen. Then, click “Start” to begin.

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Scan your “Messages”. Select “Messages” under “Text Data” column. Then click “Start Scan” button to begin to scan your text messages on your iPhone.


Preview and recover. After done scanning, you can preview all those messages from iPhone including deleted ones. Select “Only display the deleted items” to filter your results if you are looking for deleted text messages/imessages. The last step is to select the messages you want to recover either “Recover to PC” or “Recover to device”. If you select “Recover to device”, you will be able to view your deleted messages on your device directly.


See, it is quite convenient to recover disappeared messages to iPhone 7 due to iOS 11 update within the help from iFonebox. Also, you can use it to help you extract and restore lost data from iPhone backup selectively.

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