Do you use LINE app for messaging? Have you deleted your important LINE chat history from your iPhone after upgrading your iOS device? Are you looking for a solution?
All these are common questions which iPhone users ask when they face problem with their LINE messaging app. If you have also faced the same situation then you have come to the right place. Here you will get details about LINE chat history and how to restore its chat history when it gets erased or deleted mistakenly.
Generally, LINE is one of the instant messaging app which is free for smartphones and PCs. It is used by many iOS users worldwide. With the help of this app, you can very easily send text messages to your colleagues and friends anytime from anywhere. In fact it also provides video calling and voice calling to friends. Furthermore you can share your favorite photos, voice messages, videos, contacts and locations immediately.
As a user of LINE messenger, you would never want to lose your important messages from the app and so you would prefer to backup and restore LINE chat history on your iPhone. This backup can help you when you want to switch your phone or when your data is lost accidentally. When the history is deleted then it is almost impossible to restore the data.
In fact when the LINE app is updated then it makes the situation worse. After the update, history is deleted automatically when login is detected on other device. It completely means that your data will be lost completely and if you don’t have backup then it can be a critical situation.
So here few ways are mentioned which can help you to restore your deleted LINE messages.
Method 1: Get back deleted LINE messages from iCloud
If your LINE messages such pictures, videos or chat history are backed up earlier on iCloud then you can get it from iCloud. In this you have to first update your LINE app to the latest version, then sign in to your iCloud account and follow the below mentioned steps:
NOTE: Remember that if you want this feature then your device should be running iOS version 8.1 or later. If not then you cannot restore chats from backup of entire app.
Restore from iCloud
- Step 1: Start LINE on the new device.
- Step 2: Tap Log in and carry over your account.
- Step 3: When restore your chat history appears on your screen, then tap Restore Chat History from Backup.
Well if you don’t know how to back up your data to iCloud then here are some steps provided for your reference.
- Step 1: Go to More > Settings > Chats & Voice calls
- Step 2: Click on Chat History backup > Backup Now
If you have a new device then you can easily restore your chat history to your new device from iCloud backup. You just have to sign on iCloud account and have to follow the steps.
Method 2: Retrieve Deleted Line Messages on iPhone without Backup
Recovering data from device which is lost is not an easy task to do. Though there are several tool which can recover the deleted data but it is not possible always. This thought can make you change and you will give value to backup because backup can help you to get out of such serious situation. But many times backup is not available, then how to restore LINE Chat History on iPhone?
In this situation, iOS Line Backup and Restore program will help you. This program offers a new way to retrieve your LINE messages from iPhone and help to restore it on your device. It provides preview option where you can select the LINE messages before recovery. This software works excellently when no backup is available and it works best in iPhone 6/6S/7. This software can help to backup all your LINE chat history such as group chats, personal chats, images, stickers, video chat history etc.
Steps to backup and restore LINE chat history
Part 1. How to Backup LINE chat history on iPhone/iPad?
First you have to launch Dr.Fone iOS LINE Backup & Restore on your computer. After that hit on ‘More Tools’ option where you will get list of tools as mentioned below:
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer
Now select “iOS Line Backup & Restore” from tool list. Then connect your iPhone which you want to backup all your chat history.
Step 2. Now Backup LINE chat history
As soon you connect your device, program will detect automatically. Now you have to click on ‘backup’ button. After that wait for few minutes and don’t disconnect your device while backing up.
After that, complete process is finished, tap on ‘View it’ to preview your files.
Part 2. Restore LINE Backup
Step 1: View your LINE backup files
If you want to check the LINE backup files then hit on ‘to view previous backup file >>’ on first screen.
Step 2: Extract your LINE backup file
Now you will be able to see a list of LINE backup files, select which you want and click on ‘View’.
Step 3: Restore LINE backup
After the scan is finished, you can very easily restore LINE backup to your device.
It’s all done now. You have successfully restored LINE chat history without wasting any time.
Data will be deleted any time without any notification and we have to careful about it. All the data should be regularly backed up including your LINE messages, personal chats or group chats, video chat history or voice messages etc. This backup is for everyone who uses smartphone and stores lots of data on their device. Backup can really help you to handle the situation as when you want to switch to new device then they immediately restore to your device. Even third party software is helpful as not only it rescue LINE Chat History but also other data as well.