Top 2 Ways to Recover Deleted Facebook Messages from iPhone

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As one of the most widely-used social Networks, Facebook plays an important role in daily communication. Therefore, once you accidently delete Facebook messages on iPhone, you would get stuck in the same dilemma just as the iPhone 6 user below:

"Can I recover deleted Facebook messages? I just deleted a conversation with my important client by accident! I'm badly in need of recovering deleted Facebook messages, please help me!!!"

Here I'm to share you exciting news: You're provided with 2 ways to recover deleted conversation in Facebook! And the detailed instructions are laid out as below.

Way 1: How to Recover deleted FB messages on iPhone 7/SE/6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5s/5c/5

Note that this way is not available in the Facebook Official iOS 8 app, so you must log onto Facebook via PC. If you want to find deleted messages on Facebook without login, please skip to Way 2 directly.

  • Step 1: Login your Facebook via PC web browser like Safari, Chrome, etc. and navigate to Settings >> General >> Download a copy. recover deleted message
  • Step 2: Click on "Download a copy" button and click "Start My Archive" afterwards. Then you'll receive an email to verify your identity. After that head for mail inbox and click on the given link to start downloading Archive file. download link from facebook
  • Step 3: After downloading, open and extract the downloaded .zip file, then click on index browser folder to get your deleted Facebook messages. open download folder

Way 2: How to Recover Deleted Messages on Facebook Messenger from iPhone

Alternatively, you can also take advantage of Tenorshare iPhone Data Recovery that enables you to directly undelete Facebook messages from iPhone. It's specially designed for iPhone 7/SE/6s/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S users to recover deleted photos, contacts, messages and other 16 kinds of iPhone files. See how it works below.

  • Step 1: First of all, download the software to PC via the download button below and run it afterwards.
  • Step 2: Connect your iPhone to PC and tap "Trust" on its screen. Then click "Start Scan" on the program's interface.
  • Step 3: After a while, the software will display both existing and deleted iPhone data by category just as the picture shows. recover deleted facebook message
  • Step 4: Click "Messenger" in the left sidebar to preview all scanned Facebook messages and check those you want to recover. After that, click "Recover" to proceed.
Note: iPhone Data Recovery also provides another 2 Recovery modes: Recover from iTunes backup files and Recover from iCloud backup files. You can click here to see how they work if you've backed up your iPhone data with iTunes or iCloud before deleting Facebook messages.

That's it! With above 2 ways you can easily handle the situation that you accidently delete FB messages on iPhone. To avoid accidently deleting Facebook messages on iPhone again, you can check how to prevent iPhone data loss for reference.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iPhone Data Follow @Jerry Cook