Learn 3 Easy Ways To Recover Lost or Deleted Facebook Messenger Messages o iPhone!
You might have accidentally deleted some of your Facebook messenger messages on your iPhone and later you realize that were important to you and now how do you retrieve deleted messages from facebook messenger on iPhone?
Let me tell you that Facebook do not have any such feature that can recover deleted messenger conversation.
So, in this blog post you are going to learn the easiest way to retrieve lost or deleted facebook messenger on iPhone.
Tip: The best and perfect solution for Facebook Messenger Recovery for iPhone can be done by using iPhone Data Recovery software.
With the help of this recovery tool, you can:
- Effectively restore missing, archived, lost or deleted Facebook messenger chat history on iPhone.
- Also retrieve chat history from other social media apps such as WhatsApp, Viber, Kik, LINE, etc.
- Recover photos, videos, audio, calendar, notes, messages, call log, memo, call history, etc from iPhone.
- You can also retrieve lost media files as videos, photos, audio, etc.
- Recover deleted messenger chat history from iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7 /7 Plus//SE/6s(Plus)/6(Plus)/5s/5c/5/4s/3GS, etc.
Free Download Facebook Messenger Recovery Tool For iPhone
It is already known to everyone that Facebook is one of the most popular social networking sites which plays very important role in our daily communication. This is a social platform where people share posts, likes and makes comments and even chat with other people etc.
As the life is becoming mobile life so people are managing Facebook Messanger messages on their iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch which includes archive or remove unwanted messages.
But here you may lose your important Facebook messages on iPhone and you don’t have even any idea of how to get back those lost conversations and you stay there just on thinking of how to retrieve deleted messenger messages on iPhone.
However in Facebook Messenger app, there are two options available which is “Delete” or “Archive”. If you archive the messages then there will be no messages on the lists but there is a possibility to restore it later. But when delete option is selected then the messages is deleted permanently and cannot be retrieved but after deleting those messages, we may find that they are important and then you look for solution how to recover deleted messages on Facebook messenger from iPhone.
Fortunately, the good news is that there are few ways through which you can retrieve your lost, deleted or missing Facebook messenger on iPhone.
But what are those ways for recovering iPhone Facebook messenger messages?
Just continue to read below and find out the solution by yourself.
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Solutions To Recover Lost or Deleted Facebook Messenger Messages on iPhone
Solution 1: Recover Deleted Messages from Facebook Messenger on iPhone By Using iPhone Data Recovery Software
As I earlier mentioned that the best and easiest way to recover deleted, lost or erased Facebook messenger messages from iPhone is to use third-party software that is iPhone Data Recovery which is appropriate Facebook Message Recovery software.
This Messenger Recovery for iPhone will scan your iPhone and help you to retrieve deleted chat history/conversation of Facebook messenger from iPhone. This tool will allow you to restore all chat contents such as messages, photos, videos, gif images, audio, etc. This messenger recovery support all iOS devices such as iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7 /7 Plus//SE/6s(Plus)/6(Plus)/5s/5c/5/4s/3GS, etc and all models of iPad and iPod Touch.
Additional Reading: How To Restore Whatsapp Chat History on iPhone
Steps To Recover Lost or Deleted Facebook Messenger Messages From iPhone
Step 1: Connect iOS Device with Computer
Install & launch iOS Data Recovery on your computer. Now use the USB cable that comes with your iOS device so that you can connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to your computer. Now click on "Recover" from available option.
Once the software recognizes your device, it will show the interface as shown in the image below.
Tips: Before you run iOS data recovery, you're supposed to download the latest version of iTunes. In order to avoid the automatically sync, don't launch iTunes when iOS Data Recovery is running. It is suggested that you disable the automatical syncing in iTunes beforehand. For this, you have to launch iTunes > Preferences > Devices, check "Prevent iPods, iPhones, and iPads from syncing automatically".
Step 2: Scan Your Device To Recover Lost Data
Now simply click the "Start Scan" button to start scan of your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch for lost or deleted data. The scanning process may last a few minutes, most probably, depending on the amount of data on your device.
Step 3: Preview the Recoverable Data
Once the scan process gets completed, you can see a scan result that is generated by the program. The lost and existing data on your device are displayed in categories. In order to filter out the deleted data on your iOS device, there is a need to select the option. For example: If you want to recover photos then select the option "Photo & Video". Similarly, select messages, contact, Notes, call history, etc to recover respective files.
Step 4: Recover Data from Your iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch
When you find the data you are looking for, you just have to put the check mark in front of the box to select them. And then, click the "Recover" button at the bottom right of the window. By default, the recovered data will be saved to your computer.
Tips: As for text messages, iMessage, contacts, or notes, when you click Recover, a pop-up will ask you to "Recover to Computer" or "Recover to Device". If you want to put these messages back to your iOS device, click "Recover to Device".
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Solution 2: Recover Archive Facebook Messages on iPhone/iPad or iPod Touch
Instead of deleting messages you can archive them, so that in future if you want those messages back then you can easily retrieve those achieved messages at any time.
Below find out how to archive facebook messages.
Steps To Archive Facebook Messenger Messages on iPhone
Step 1: First open Facebook messenger
Select the ‘Facebook messenger’ application and there choose Messages tab.
Step 2: Then select the messages
Search the messages which you want to archive. After that hit on the message which you want to archive and there few options will be seen where you have to select Archive.
Step 3: Select the archive tab
Tap on the archive option to delete the messages from list. However, those messages can be searched as they are not deleted permanently. And also the archived messages can be recovered at any time.
Once you successfully archived facebook messenger messages, below find out how to unarchive facebook messenger messages to recover them back.
Steps To Unarchive Facebook Messenger Messages on iPhone
Step 1: Verify your archive
All your hidden messages are in your archives if you have selected the messages to be archived and not deleted. You can find the archived messages in the search box by typing your friend’s name. Even you can view the entire archive which is under ‘messages’ tab, just click on ‘more’ and then select ‘archived’.
Step 2: Recover archived messages
If you want to start a new conversation then you can tap ‘message’. You have to select the name of your friend with whom you have exchanged the archived messages. When you find the archived messages, hit on action and then on ‘unarchive’.
Additional Reading: How to Restore Viber Messages from iPhone on Windows/Mac
Solution 3: Recover Deleted Facebook Messenger Messages of iPhone X/8/7/SE/6s/6s Plus/6 Plus/6/5s/5c/5, etc
This is another way to recover lost or deleted Facebook messages of iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
Here how to do this:
For this you have to login to Facebook on your computer.
- Go to Settings and click on General option and then you will see the image as shown below. Click on “Download a copy”.
- On the next windows click on “Start my Archive”. After this you get email identification mail from facebook, where you can download the archive file.
Once your downloading completes, open it and then look for index files to extract deleted Facebook messages.
Note: Here you should remember that there is no option to restore your Facebook Messenger messages except using third party software when you have deleted it.
If you want to get back the erased messages from facebook then you might not get any option to get those messages because facebook don’t have any way to restore those messages which have erased. Only if you have archived the messages then you can recover it by simply hitting on ‘unarchive’ option. In this case you have to follow solution 1 that is to use iPhone Data recovery software.
So, in this article you have learned the 3 easy solutions on how to retrieve deleted Facebook messenger messages from iPhone. If you have archived your messages then you can easily unarchived them to recover messages. But, if you have not archived your Facebook messages, then it is highly recommended that you must use iPhone Data Recovery software.