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Hey guys, I backed up my iphone using iphone PC Suit, and then I updated to IOS 5.1.1 (I had had 5.0.1), and now I wanna restore only my sms msgs. In a matter of fact, PC suit does have this feature of restoring only selected items, but it's all in chinese/japanese:


So I need either translation to these chinese words, or, as i have been suggested, use iFunBox. But I don't know how to use iFunBox for sms restoring.

So can anybody give a hand?

Thanks a lot in advance !

asked 07 Jul '12, 18:49

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edited 07 Jul '12, 18:53

Using iFunBox, replace sms.db file in /private/var/mobile/Library/SMS folder with your saved sms.db


answered 07 Jul '12, 21:19

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justinred ♦

Great man!! Thank you it worked! Do you know what's the path for the contacts list as well?

thank you


answered 08 Jul '12, 08:54

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thanks bro i worked it out for the contacts.


(08 Jul '12, 09:06) LeanBack LeanBack's gravatar image

hey guys i wanna restore only msgs butt when i replace sms.db file my msg won't be back


answered 20 May '14, 16:57

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Shani Mir

Is it from the same ios version? (ios 7 to ios 7)

(20 May '14, 20:44) nimonster nimonster's gravatar image

please any one help me


answered 20 May '14, 16:58

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Shani Mir

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