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04-13-2012, 05:28 PM #1How to restore text messages from one contact? Need help here...
In my texts, I accidentally deleted a whole conversation from a person by accident! I haven't backed up my phone in a month, and the conversations with this person are from many years.
Is there a way I can extract just this persons text messages out of my apple backup, and put it back into my phone for this particular person? If I do a normal restore from backup to get it back, everything else will be reverted back to a month old (new texts in the past month, etc) and not current like my phone is now.
I am jailbroken if that helps.
04-13-2012, 05:32 PM #2
That'd be a no, sorry it's not possible without a restore to that backup.
04-13-2012, 06:41 PM #3
Are you 100% on this? Isn't there a way to extract the text message database with programs? But if so, that would overwrite everything I think.
04-13-2012, 07:15 PM #4
04-15-2012, 01:01 PM #5
There is Undelete SMS on Cydia... It says it's not guaranteed to work but it may... Seems like that would be an option worth trying...
04-21-2012, 10:50 AM #6
Thanks. I'll try the cydia one. I'm trying to get the texts back onto the phone, just from that one person that I deleted.
04-21-2012, 01:37 PM #7
08-07-2013, 02:48 PM #8
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