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How to Transfer SMS&MMS&iMessage from iPhone 7/6S/6/5S to PC

Text messages are taking over phone calls and e-mail. The texts on your iPhone 7/SE/6S/6S Plus/6/6 Plus/5S are now one of your most important forms of communication with your friends, family, lover and coworkers. You don’t want to delete or lose them but the messages take up much space on your iPhone/iPad/iPod and make your device can’t work normally. So you keep them on your iDevice for backup is necessary. The following are the reasons why you need to backup your messages to computer:

For security. People are always losing their messages and other data due to accidental deletion, iOS upgrade, a failed jailbreak, device crash or damage, restore to factory settings, formatting, etc; On the other hand, it is necessary for iOS users to wipe their SMS/MMS/iMessages data before selling it, preventing the disclosure of personal data.

Save more storage space. The storage is always limited on portable devices, and iOS devices are not an exception.

For whatever reason, you will want to save backups of your messages including SMS, MMS and iMessages to computer. Well, you can transfer your SMS to PC through iTunes, but you wouldn’t be able to view or edit those messages. Thankfully, there is a great tool that not only lets you read and export SMS messages from iPhone to PC but also can edit and print your messages out.

With iPhone/iPad/iPod SMS&MMS&iMessage Transfer tool, you can transfer SMS from iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6Plus, iPhone SE to computer as a txt file or a ANTS file and keep them safe. The following are the main features of this tool:

– Transfer SMS & iMessage &MMS from iPhone/iPad/iPod to computer.
– Print messages out and have them be seperated by date and “sender” and “receiver”.
– Directly recover deleted messages from iDevice without backup.
– Restore deleted messages by extracting iTunes backup (Including Photos & Videos & Audios in Messages).
– Support all iOS device for iPhone, iPad, iPod, such as iPhone 7/SE/6S/6/5S/5/4S/4, iPad mini/Air/Pro, iPod Touch 4/5 and so on.
– Print messages as HTML & JPG & TEXT & MHT file.

Guide to Transfer iPhone/iPad/iPod Messages to Computer:

Note: First of all, please make sure you have installed the latest version of iTunes on your computer.

Step 1. Download the Tool and Connect Your iDevice to PC

After downloading and installing, run the program on your computer and then connect iPhone/iPad/iPod to PC via an USB cable. All the messages will be displayed automatically. Click the button labeled “Copy” which can be found at the bottom of the screen.

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Step 2. Select Format for Messages

You can choose to save your all iOS device SMS&MMS&iMessages to your PC in TEXT or ANTS format. You can set password to protect your SMS&MMS&imessages database for personal privacy by choosing .ants format.

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Step 3. Select Contact

Click the single contact, the program will display all messages between you and this single person. And you can choose to copy all messages to your computer in Text or MHT format.
Print Tips:
a, Click the “Print” button.
b, Save your messages as .mht file format. And open the .mht file by IE, click “tools” – “internet options” – “advanced” – check “print background colors and images”, and print .mht file.

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Step 4. Backup Info from iTunes

The tool can automatically read and display all your iTunes backup Message – SMS/MMS/iMessages.

copy sms/mms/imessages between iphone and pc

Step 5. Edit Messages

Edit Messages: Open ants file, and click Edit.
Click the single contact, and then click Edit.

copy sms/mms/imessages between iphone and pc

Step 6. Advanced Settings

You can also edit your information through advanced settings. After all the work is done, you go to terminate the program by clicking on “OK”.

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