Dec 8th, 2017 by Ian McEwan
The usage of WhatsApp is huge nowadays, no matter for personal or for business.
Keep checking profile photos, status and group chats are the major factors, which make the time spend on it on increasing trend.
I can totally understand why you are freaking out so much when you find your WhatsApp messages were deleted by your naughty child or just get mistakenly deleted.
“How to Restore Deleted WhatsApp Messages from my iPhone?
OMG! My kid deleted a couple of WhatsApp messages on my iPhone X AGAIN!!! It’s really important for me. But the WhatsApp official tutorial of restoring from backup will overwrite the current chat history, which I don't prefer. I wonder if there is a solution to recover deleted WhatsApp messages only, a partial restore is preferred. You guys have any suggestions on this?”
Today, we will bring you the latest solutions (Updated in 2017 Dec) of how to retrieve deleted WhatsApp message on iPhone. And see how the most common methods work. Just go through this comprehensive guide to know how to recover deleted WhatsApp messages like a pro.
|Way to Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages||Time Consume||Complexity||Restore Older Backup||Restore Recent Data||Sign in Your Apple ID||Overwrite Recent Data||Selective Recover||Reinstall WhatsApp||Summary|
|Backup needed||30mins-45mins(without third-party software)||Normal||Yes||Depend on how often you backup||Necessary||Yes||No||Necessary(without third-party software)||Confusing and time consuming but worth a try(without third-party software)|
|Backup Not needed||Less than 10mins||Easy||Yes||Yes||Unnecessary||No||Yes||Unnecessary||Easy and reliable|
Before you finish reading this post. DO NOT operate your iPhone or update anything once you find out your important WhatsApp messages got deleted unintentionally. Otherwise, your iPhone data will be overwritten and what you deleted by mistake can no longer be recovered.
Unlike Android device users, iPhone users cannot backup WhatsApp data to a local device except to iCloud and iTunes. If you regularly backup your iPhone, you might as well take the following advice.
First, you will need:
Second, you should Make Sure:
Third, follow 3 steps:
Step 1.Reinstall WhatsApp after deleting it.
Step 2.Tap on “Restore Chat History” after verifying your phone number.
Step 3.Wait for the restore process to be done.
You may lost all your WhatsApp videos after the restoration, if you neglect to turn on the “Include Videos” when you back up your data to iCloud.
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Step1.Connect your iPhone to your PC with iTunes installed
Step2.Lunch iTunes and go to Files>Devices>Restore Backup
Step3. Pick the backup you want to recover from, Click Restore and wait for the restore time to complete.
You can turn to another detailed tutorial of >>>>How to Retrieve deleted Text Message on iPhone and learn the whole section of “How to recover from iTunes backup” with step-by-step guidelines.
All your current iPhone data will be rewritten by recovering from the iTunes backup file.
Data recovery software is a very popular solution nowadays, but not all of those on the market is reliable. For your data safety’s sake, you should try dr. fone toolkit, which is highly recommended in the Geek circle.
With the highest recovery rate and Real-time Preview, Selectively Scan and Recover function, you can recover almost all the lost data on your iOS device.
Step 1.Sign in iCloud and Download backup file Selectively
Step 2. Preview and Selectively recover
Step 1.Scanning Backup File
Step 2.Preview and Selectively recover
First, you will need:
Then follow these steps:
Step 1.Select and scan the type of data you want to recover
Step 2.Recover your deleted data
All the data in your iPhone will be displayed in categories on the interface after scanning. With filter on the top, you can see the deleted items.
Step 3.Select those you want to recover and click “Recover to Computer”
Way to go:
Unlike the recovery from backup (without third-party software), selectively scanning and recovery with a data recovery software will save you a lot time.
And you would not worry about current data overwriting, because of recovering from a not-recent-enough backup file.
Whats more, after you data recovery, you should learn how to back up your iPhone more regularly. And here is an example you can learn more: How to Backup iPhone>>>>Published Date: Dec 8th, 2017