You may want to preserve some important text messages but the iPhone storage space is limited. Or you want to transfer text messages to Mac from iPhone as an offline backup. If you are looking a way to transfer text messages from iPhone to Mac to preserve them as long as you want, this content is exactly what you want.
You can use iPhone Data Recovery for Mac to import text messages from iPhone to Mac (OS X 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7, 10.6). It is a useful and professional iPhone to Mac text messages transfer tool. All the transfered messages will be saved on Mac in accesible and readable formats. You can also try iTunes to import text messages from iPhone to Mac. Below are the detailed guides to show you the two ways.
iPhone Data Recovery for Mac can easily transfer iPhone SMS to Mac as an offline backup copy. Different from iTunes backup files, this backup is allowed to view and access. It is easy to download texts from iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 to Mac.
Here is how to save iPhone text messages to Mac with iPhone Data Recovery for Mac:
Get iPhone Data Recovery for Mac on your Mac, such as a MacBook Pro, iMac, MacBook Air, Mac Pro. Windows users can go to the Windows version, iPhone Data Recovery.
2. Select "Recover Data from iOS Devices" on the main menu and click "Start Scan" to start scanning the text messages on your iPhone.
iTunes can backup all you iPhone data including the SMS messages and keep a SQlitedb file. The SQLITE database file is a kind of encrypted data, which you can't access and read the messages.
Here is how to transfer text message from iPhone to Mac:
The biggest advantage of using iPhone Data Recovery for Mac is that this software can selectively transfer text messages from iPhone to Mac and save your text messages as an offline backup file that you can access and view whenever you want.
But with iTunes, you cannot only transfer your wanted text messages. Instead you have to transfer all your iPhone data to iPhone. And iTunes save your iPhone data as a SQlitedb file which is not allowed to access or view without third party software.
Another advantage is that iPhone Data Recovery for Mac also can selectively transfer iPhone contacts, call history, notes and other important data to your Mac. Even your lost or deleted iPhone files can be easily recovered and transferred to your Mac.
Now you have a clear idea about iTunes and iPhone Data Recovery for Mac, as well as the advantages of using iPhone Data Recovery for Mac to save iPhone text messages to Mac. So just free download this program and transfer your iPhone SMS to Mac in an easy way.