“I decided to make the upgrade of my iPhone, so I need to backup my device to iCloud. But I am aware that there are a lot of old messages attachments in the iCloud I do not hope to be overwritten when make the backup. Can someone show me how to download only messages attachments from iCloud backup?”
The question here is how to download only messages attachments in iCloud backup. Many people know how to use iCloud to make the backup, but most of them do not know how to download and access data in iCloud except restore totally of the backup in iCloud. So, in this post, we will show you the way to only download messages attachments from iCloud backup.
Tool You Need to Download Messages Attachments in iCloud
In order to download only messages attachments from iCloud backup, what you need is the tool, iRefone, which enables you access data in iCloud and selectively choose these data as you need. It also supports to extract other data like messages, notes, contacts, call history, photos, whatsapp, wechat and more. If you need to extract data in iTunes, this tool also can help you.
Free to download the software to help you extract messages attachments in iCloud.
Step 1. Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” as recovery mode. Then you will see the interface below. Log in to iCloud account with Apple ID and password.
Step 2. After log into iCloud account, the program can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.
Step 3. When the downloading is finished, it will ask you choose the data you want to preview, just choose Message Attachments to start the scanning process.
Step 4. Preview these message attachments and choose these attachments you need to download to PC.