How to Retrieve Lost Messages and iMessages after iOS 11 Update

iphone-message-missing-recoveryApple announced the news in its official website that the new generation operating system iOS 11 will be released. Many Apple users can’t wait to try the latest iOS version. iOS 11 brings some new features as well as some problems. Many people who have updated to iOS 11 have reported data loss.

“I lost my messages from my iPhone 6 after updating to iOS 11. Is there any way to get them back to iPhone 6?”

Lost important data like messages during iOS 11 upgrade? Looking for the way to recover lost iPhone messages after updating to iOS 11? Don’t panic. In below post, we will provide the most effective method to restore lost messages after updating to iOS 11 without any obstacles.

iRefone is capable of recovering lost data from iPhone after iOS update, you can use it to recover lost SMS on iPhone after iOS 11 update. Besides,this wonderful data recovery allow to retrieve several kinds of iPhone data under different data loss situations, SMS, contacts, photos, video, call logs, calendars, notes, apps and more are included. iRefone not only works well for recovering data on iOS device after iOS 11 update,but also recovering data on iOS device after iOS 10/9 update, and other data loss cases, for example, iOS jailbreak, factory reset restore.

Directly Recover Lost iPhone Messages and iMessages after Updating to iOS 11

Step 1. Connect your iPhone with computer, then the software will detect the device automatically. Click “Start” to go on.

Step 2. Then you will enter the interface to ask you choose the data you need to scan. Choose the icon of Messages and start the process of analysis and scanning your iPhone.

Step 3. When the scanning is finished, all of the messages on your iPhone will be displayed in the software, including these lost one. You could preview them one by one and choose what you need to recover to PC or directly back to your device.

Extract Lost iPhone Messages and iMessages after Updating to iOS 11 from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. There will be some backup files listed on the interface. Click on “Select” to choose the backup of iPhone you need.

Step 2. The the software will ask you choose the data you want to display and preview in the iTunes backup. Click on the icon of the messages to start the scanning.

Step 3. When the scanning is finished, all of the photos you choose in the iTunes backup will be displayed in the interface. Preview them one by one and pick out these messages you need to save them on the computer or device.

Extract Lost iPhone Messages and iMessages after Updating to iOS 11 from iCloud Backup

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 messages that you need to retrieve.

Step 4. Preview these messages in the software and choose these one you need to recover to PC.