Deleted-Message Recovery

Questions and answers directly related to recovering deleted messages.

Will Decipher TextMessage enable me to recover sms messages that I've deleted from my iPhone?
The answer is "it depends". When you delete a text message on your iPhone, the message is just marked as "deleted"; at some point in the ...
Wed, 15 Oct, 2014 at 9:17 AM
What if my deleted messages are not showing up in the recovery window?
Text messages that you have deleted from your iPhone and sometimes recoverable and sometimes not recoverable. It all depends on when Apple's software r...
Sat, 30 Aug, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Can I put recovered messages back on to my iPhone?
When users successfully recover deleted text messages with Decipher TextMessage it makes us happy! Customers then often ask us if it is possible to put thes...
Sat, 20 Sep, 2014 at 12:54 PM
How do I use the Recover button?
You can use the "Recover" button in Decipher TextMessage to look for deleted text messages that are still in your backup files.  Any messages that...
Tue, 29 Jul, 2014 at 2:57 PM
When I select "recover" the deleted text message I was hoping to find is not there. Is there anything else I can do?
Thankfully, yes! (Although it requires a bit more work.) Sometimes, the space for the text message has been partially reused, but there are still fragments ...
Fri, 3 Oct, 2014 at 11:33 AM
When trying to recover deleted sms messages, should I first make a new backup of my iPhone or should I initially try running Decipher TextMessage on any existing backups that might already be present?
If you first run Decipher TextMessage on any existing backups and you do not find the deleted text messages that you are searching, then we suggest making a...
Sat, 30 Aug, 2014 at 12:20 PM
How do I recover fragments of deleted messages?
Sometimes full messages are not available for recovery however fragments of deleted messages are available. If you see a fragment available you can recover ...
Sun, 22 Jun, 2014 at 7:59 PM
Why do you encourage users to first download and try out the free trial version to see if deleted messages are recoverable?
Like you, we don't want to pay for software that we don't need. The majority of people use Decipher TextMessage to save and access their sms conve...
Fri, 19 Sep, 2014 at 5:24 AM
Decipher TextMessage recovered a text message that was deleted several months ago (yay!) but not one that was deleted more recently (boo!) Why is that?
When you delete a text message on your iPhone, the message is just marked as "deleted"; at some point in the future, the spaces for those deleted ...
Thu, 2 Oct, 2014 at 12:57 PM