Updated: March 17, 2023
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Can I recover text messages

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Nice to meet you, *****!
Do you want to recover messages on your phone or are you referring to any social media?

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I see. What device are you using? Do you have iPhone or Android phone?

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just did an update

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Noted. Could you specify if you use regular text option or is it iMessage?

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text option

In this case, open your Messages on your iPhone. You will see your conversations
Click on the Edit button on the left top corner of the screen
Then choose - Show recently deleted Please follow these steps:

  1. In Messages, tap Edit.
  2. Tap Show Recently Deleted.
  3. Choose the conversations with the messages you want to restore, then tap Recover.
  4. Tap Recover Message or Recover [Number] Messages.
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Are you talking text or messenger on fb

It is on the iMessage app.

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i don’t have an edit button


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Thank you for the screenshot.
It means that it cannot be recovered, as there was no backup.

Ok thank you

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You're welcome!
Is there anything else I can do for you today?

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We are available 24/7, you can refer your questions anytime. Have a nice one!

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