When Apple creates a new iPhone model, it creates a lot of buzz in the whole world. People queue up in front of Apple stores on the release date to get the latest smart gadget. The same buzz is created in the jailbreak world as well because hackers compete with each other in releasing first jailbreak software. Those who have enjoyed a jailbroken iPhone will not have any interest in using the phone without jailbreaking. More often than not, iPhone jailbreak will cause us loss data from iPhone. If you lose important SMS after jailbreak iPhone what would you do to recover text messages from iPhone after jailbreak?
Restore lost iPhone SMS after iOS 6.1 jailbreak can be easy as long as we use some aided tools. iPhone Data Recovery is such a tool that could help. Not only does it recover iPhone SMS, it also recover lost data such as contacts, photos, videos, etc. from iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS by offering 2 methods of recovery.
Note: If you failed to jailbreak iPhone, and still lost messages thereafter, this tool could help you restore iPhone text messages after failed jailbreak.
Method 1. Directly recover deleted SMS from iPhone after jailbreak
When using this method we could recover lost text messages from iPhone itself without iTunes backup.
Step1. Launch the program and select recovery mode
Before we lanch Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery on our PC, remember to connect iPhone to our computer with the USB cable. When the program is launched select "Recover Data from iOS Devices" from the main interface.
Step2. Set iPhone to DFU mode
Note: For iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S, there is no need to enter DFU mode. You could just skip this step and go directly to Step3 -- preview and recover iPhone SMS after jailbreak.
Then we have to set iPhone to DFU mode. Only from DFU mode can we load data from iPhone to the program. In order to set our iPhone to DFU mode, we should
a. First hold Home and Power button at the same time for 5 seconds. If your iPhone has been powered off already, click "Start" button to enter DFU directly.
b. Secondly, keep holding Home and Power button until the device screen turns to black.
c. Finally release Power button and keep holding Home for 10 seconds.
Step3. Preview and restore SMS from iPhone after jailbreak
iPhone Data Recovery allows us to preview before recover SMS from iPhone. In this way, we are allowed to recover only those we need, which saves time. We are required to check needed text messages and click "Recover".
Method 2. Retrieve text messages on iPhone after jailbreak
iPhone Data Recovery also provide a recovery mode that allow us recover text messages from iPhone backup, which means that even you don't have your iPhone you could still restore lost iPhone SMS after iOS 6.1 jailbreak from the backup.
Step 1: Launch the program and choose "Recover Data from iTunes Backup File". Then click "Satrt Scan".
Step 2: Preview and click "Recover" to recover deleted SMS from iPhone after jailbreak.
How to jailbreak iPhone
1. Download Evasi0n for your operating system (Windows, Mac or Linux).
2. Open up the Evasi0n app that you downloaded. Connect your computer to your device. Back on your computer; click the Jailbreak button in the Evasi0n app window. It will take a while to upload some necessary jailbreak data, and your phone should restart during this process. Wait for Evasi0n to finish this step.
3. Evasi0n will install a temporary jailbreak app on your device. When ready, it will prompt you to open it. Simply unlock your device, and then tap the jailbreak app icon. It will cause the screen to flash briefly but appear to do nothing. If you look at your computer, however, you'll find the jailbreak process continues. It will finish in a minute or so. Close Evasi0n on your computer, and reboot your iPhone a couple of times till you see your lock screen, which means the process is done.
Keep in mind what I wrote in this post and you'll never worry about can't restore iPhone SMS after jailbreak. And feel free to jailbreak iPhone any time you want. If you find this useful, just share with your friends how you recover deleted SMS from iPhone after jailbreak!