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This article quickly guides you through the process of saving iPhone text messages on your PC via CopyTrans Contacts.

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Or follow the steps below:

  1. Download CopyTrans Contacts from the following page:
    Download CopyTrans Contacts

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans Contacts, please refer to this article.

  3. Run the program and connect your iPhone.

  4. Now click on the speech-bubble icon on the left-hand side of the main program window. All of your iPhone text-messages will be listed in the main program window. If this is not the case, have a look at this article. save iphone text messages

  5. To export messages for the specific period, click on a cogwheel symbol under a list of services and choose exact time frames: How to export messages for a certain period

  6. To save iPhone text messages, select each message by ticking the check box next to it. To select all iPhone messages at once, tick the checkbox next to “Messages”. You can also select what parts of the iPhone text message to save by selecting individual text-message reply entries from the SMS pane on the right. To save the selected iPhone text messages, click on the “Export selected”. iphone text messages save

  7. Select the file type in which to save your SMS messages; in this case – Web page. click on file format to save iphone sms

  8. The Web page format permits the highest degree of interactivity with your backed-up iPhone messages. We recommend the Word format for editing your messages. The PDF format is the best for archiving or printing your SMS. Also use PDF to enjoy emojis conversations like the one in the screenshot below.Export emojis conversations in PDF

  9. Your iPhone text messages will now be saved to your PC in the format of your choice. iphone save text message

  10. You can open your iPhone text messages directly on your PC via any web browser such as Firefox or Google Chrome. save iphone text message

This is how you can easily save iPhone text messages with the help of CopyTrans Contacts.

By krasimir

Krasimir is an avid marketing aficionado and a tech-support specialist in charge of the English-speaking market. He grew up in Bulgaria and on the island of Mauritius where he became passionate about windsurfing and photography.