“I accidentally reset my iPhone to factory default settings last night, it cause lost SMS and Contacts on iPhone. Now I'm back and want to recover my previous data, but I don't want to lose those data on my iPad currently. How can I recover iPhone data after restoring it to factory settings without iTunes? Thank you very much!”
Because the factory resetting cause erase previous data on your iPhone and make them overwritten, to recover iPhone data after factory settings restore without iTunes, you must to use a iPhone data recovery, the iPhone data recovery can help you extract iTunes backup files to get lost iPhone SMS back, before you recover iPhone SMS, you can preview them.
Two ways to recover iPhone Lost SMS after Factory Settings Restore
Part 1: Recover iPhone SMS in Windows after Factory Settings Restore
Step 1. Choose recover from iTunes backup and extract it
Step 2. Scan the iPhone SMS after restore
Step 3. Preview & recover iPhone after restore
Part 2: Recover iPhone SMS messages on Mac after Factory Settings Restore
Step 1. Choose iTunes backup and scan iPhone
Step 2. Preview & recover iPhone data after restore
Tips: All the recovered SMS may be saved on your computer,if you need to transfer the recovered SMS to iPhone,you can use iPhone SMS Transfer to take them back to your iPhone easily.
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