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By Selena KomezUpdated on September 27, 2021

Want to recover lost messages after iOS 15/iOS 14 update? Check out these three simple iPhone SMS recovery programs, you can easily to recover your lost messages from iPhone 13/12/11/SE/SR/XS/XR/X/8/7/7 Plus after iOS 15 upgrading, including text messages, iMessages, WhatsApp messages, and their respective corresponding attachments.

Help! I finally decided to update my iPhone 11 to iOS 15. It was almost successful but it crashed at last! Now I just want to get back my important SMS information.What can I do? Is it possible to recover SMS on iPhone after iOS 15 update? “—Tony

After upgrading iPhone XS to iOS 15 cause losing text messages, is it possible to recover lost Messages after iOS 15 update? How to fix messages missing after iOS 15 update?” — Luska

Nowadays more and more Apple users would like to improve their phone device performance by trying to update the new iOS system – iOS 15. When you can not wait to update your iPhone to the latest iOS 15, have you ever considered your data loss, including the important text messages, WhatsApp messages and more App data. As a longtime iOS phone user,every system update carries the risk of losing data. In order to avoid these problems, you should backup your data in advance. But what if you lost your SMS and forget to make the backup? How to recover lost SMS from iPhone iPhone after iOS 15/iOS 14.8 update? it is undeniable that everyone should install a professional recovery program to restore SMS in one click when needed.

3 Effective Ways to Recover SMS from iPhone after iOS 15 Update

Have you lost SMS after upgrading to the latest iOS 15? If you also have lost some vital files on your iDevice after iOS 15/iOS 14 update, you can find a solution here.In this article, we will provide the best recover measure through which to get your data back if you have lost SMS after upgrade to iOS 12.

The iPhone Data Recovery as a wonderful data recover program can retrieve SMS from iPhone/iPad after iOS 15 update.It can restore all lost data include SMS/iMessages, Contacts, pictures, videos, call logs, whatsApp messages, notes and more contents.No matter what different scenarios you have encountered, the program can recover lost data due to iOS update; water damage; data lost after jailbreak; device locked or forgotten password and other terrible situations. The iPhone iPad Data Recovery can perfectly apply to almost all iOS models, including iPhone 13/12/11/XR/SE/XS/XR/X/8/7/6S/6/5S/5C/5/iPad Pro/iPad mini/iPad Air, and more iDevice. Now let’s try!

Here is the trial version of the iPhone iPad Data Recovery we provided for you to download.You can download the program securely on PC or Mac.

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Method 1: Recover Lost Messages After iOS 15 Update without Backup

Step 1.Connect iPhone to PC
Download iPhone iPad Data Recovery software on your PC or Mac. Then you should connect your iPhone to PC by using the USB cable. As you see, there are some options on the first pop-up window for you, select “Recover from iOS Device”to directly retrieve lost iPhone data without backup.

iPhone Data Recovery home page

Step 2.Scan Data on Your Device
Now you can choose specific data you want like SMS, contacts, call history, WhatsApp data, calendars ,photos, videos, music, apps and more data files to recover. For SMS recovery, you can tick the “Message” button and click “Next” to enter the scan process.

select message file to recover

Now the program will show the scanning interface, this process may take you a few minutes.Please wait patiently until the scan process finished.

scan iphone and search data

Step 3.Recover the Selected SMS from iPhone
Now you can preview the found data by choosing the file type on the left side, all recoverable data will be displayed on the interface . Then you should click “Recover” button to recover SMS on iPhone.

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Method 2: Recover Lost Messages After iOS 15 Update from iTunes Backup

To recover deleted iPhone text messages from iTunes backup by restoring the backup can be a little risky because new SMS since last sync will not be stored in iTunes backup. All text messages will be replaced by the text messages in the backup after you click “Restore Backup”. What’s worse, the other apps will also be replaced by the data in your backup.

Steps to recover iPhone SMS with iTunes backup:
-Connect the iPhone to the computer and then launch iTunes.
-Click on the device icon once it shows up in iTunes.
-In the Backups option, click “Restore Backup…” to choose the most relevant backup and then click “Restore”.

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Method 3: Recover Lost Messages After iOS 15 Update via iCloud Backup

Step 1. If your device is already set up, you would have to format all data before you can restore your iCloud backup. After resetting your device, follow the setup instructions till you get to the Apps & Data screen, then tap “Restore from iCloud Backup”.

Step 2. You will be asked to login to iCloud using your Apple ID. Choose a backup from the list of previous backups. After you’ve selected the backup, the restore process will begin.

Step 3. You may be asked to login to your Apple ID to restore your iTunes and App Store purchases. You can skip this step to restore your purchases later if you forget the password.

Step 4. Keep the internet connection throughout the restore process, until it completes. It may take some time to complete, depending on the size of your backup file and also the network strength.

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In concule: If you don’t want to lose all the other data on your device after recovering the lost text messages, you can use the solution A(iPhone iPad Data Recovery solution) to restore SMS from iPhone directly, this way will not wipe the current messages data on your iPhone.

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