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Richard, Smartphone Specialist
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Is thre a way to retrieve old imessages from a previous

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is thre a way to retrieve old imessages from a previous backup?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Smartphones
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.

Hi there and welcome

Are you referring to a previous icloud backup or one via iTunes?

Please let me know

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I need to pull from a previous icloud backup
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.


The only way is a total restore from the backup, if the older one still exists

To check this, Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup

Look for a backup date when you had the message, and restore the backup to the phone which will bring your phone back to that date.

If the date does not exist it will not be possible sorry.

Let me know how you go please.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
it doesn't thanks anyways
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.

ok sorry, then it would not be possible.

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