The desire to transfer text messages from iPhone to computer could bless any Apple iPhone user. When the SMS box on iPhone is full, and you have to delete some messages to stop iPhone rejecting new SMS receiving, or when you want to backup and view the detailed SMS on computer, etc. you need to transfer text messages from iPhone to PC as an adequate backup file. Besides, when you have a new Android phone and want to transfer important iPhone messages into it, the premise you have to do is to transfer those messages onto PC.
Many of you may have known that syncing with iTunes can copy text messages from iPhone to computer since iTunes would backup almost all sorts of iPhone data in some location of PC. However, Apple has made iTunes a kind of SQLITEDB file, which means you cannot view the messages on computer and cannot transfer the messages to a new non-Apple iPhone. Therefore, the efficient way is to use the professional iPhone SMS recovery tool, iPhone Data Recovery. This program can help you freely transfer iPhone text messages to computer on Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista.
With iPhone Data Recovery, you can optionally preview and selectively transfer SMS from iPhone to computer running Windows OS. If you are using Mac OS (Mac OS X 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6, 10.5), then go to iPhone Data Recovery for Mac to transfer text messages from iPhone to computer on Mac.
Here is the guide to use iPhone Data Recovery to transfer SMS messages from iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS to computer.
1. Download and run iPhone Data Recovery. Connect iPhone devices to computer and select "Recover Data from iOS Device". Click "Start Scan".
Only within 2 minutes, you can successfully copy your wanted iPhone SMS to computer and freely view them. What's more, even when you deleted or lost messages by accident, iPhone Data Recovery can also allow you to transfer those lost text messages to computer to save your information.