How to Backup iPhone SMS Without iTunes

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I’ve got a new iPhone in New Year while I want to give the old one to my younger sister. But the problem is, I used this iPhone text a lot. I want to backup all my text messages to my computer in case she deletes all my SMS by accident. Does anyone know how to backup all the iPhone SMS without iTunes because my families has already synced something to iTunes.

iTunes is a great tool designed to manage nearly all your iPhone data, but not an almighty one. You can’t choose what you want to backup but backup all your data in one time. In order to backup selectively, you may try TunesGo. It’s a powerful iPhone to computer transfer tool. You are able to backup text messages from iPhone to PC without iTunes.

TunesGo – backup your SMS from iPhone to computer

Just 3 simple steps, you can manage to backup all your Messages from iPhone to PC. Let’s check the details below.

Step 1. Download and install TunesGo
Download the TunesGo according which operation system your computer runs. Install it correctly then launch it.

Step 2. Connect your iPhone to computer
After you launch it, connect your iPhone to the computer via USB cable. The software will detect your iPhone automatically and show its model in the main window like the sample below. TunesGo supports all iPhone models include which run in iOS 5/6/7.

main window

Step 3. Backup iPhone SMS

Click the SMS button in the left column, you’ll see all the text messages in your iPhone are showed in the right panel.
If you want to backup all the text messages, click “Export to” on the top of the window. Select “Export all SMS to computer” in the dropped list and find a place on your computer to save the text messages that you’re backing up. The software will backup all the SMS to your computer.

export sms

If you just want to backup some of them, select the box in front of the text messages that you want to copy, then click “Export to”. When a drop-down list is shown, click “Export selected SMS to computer”. At last, just like previously, select the path you want to save.

To prevent your text messages and data from unexpected accident, you should backup these from iPhone to computer routinely. Luckily, with TunesGo, you are able to finish the backup within minutes.

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