If you're looking to transfer SMS/MMS from iPhone onto your Mac computer? Backuptrans iPhone SMS + MMS Extractor for Mac is a great tool to help you easily transfer iPhone SMS & MMS to Mac local database without any messages loss. You can view, export or print iPhone SMS and MMS messages on computer freely. No jailbreak required. The following article will show you how to transfer SMS/MMS from iPhone to Mac step by step:
Note: Before you run the software, please make sure you have installed iTunes 10.0 or above on your Mac and turned off "iCloud Backup" on your iPhone. Also, you need to enter correct passcode on iPhone if your iPhone is protected with a passcode.
Step1: Install the software on Mac and run it
Run Backuptrans iPhone SMS + MMS Extractor for Mac and connect iPhone to Mac with USB cable. Then our software will automatically read all SMS and MMS messages from your iPhone and show them on its main interface:
Tip: Clicking the device title in Devices list will show all SMS/MMS messages. To view only the messages with a single friend like Kenny, just click the contact name like "Kenny' on the left list.
Step2-A: Transfer all SMS/MMS from iPhone to Mac
1) Click the iPhone in Devices list.
2) Turn to top toolbar and press "Backup SMS + MMS to Local Database" button or go File -> Backup SMS + MMS to Local Database.
Tip: Or you can right click the iPhone in Devices list and then choose "Backup SMS + MMS to Local Database".
Step2-B: Transfer iPhone SMS/MMS with a single contact to Mac
1) Click your wanted contact name under device.
2) Turn to top toolbar and press "Backup SMS + MMS to Local Database" button or go File -> Backup SMS + MMS to database.
Tip: Or you can right click the contact name and then choose "Backup SMS + MMS with this contact to Database".
Step3: Select a database to save messages
Select a database to save messages. To ceate a new database for your iPhone, simply enter a new database name. Click Confirm to continue.
How easy and fast! Now you can click the backup file to view, export or print iPhone SMS and MMS on Mac with Backuptrans iPhone SMS + MMS Extractor for Mac. You can even extract attachments from iPhone MMS messages onto your Mac.