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Deleted the entire SMS list on the iPhone 3GS after a syncronizing in iTunes.

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Apr 5, 2012 4:19 AM

Hi

 

Here's a scenario. The iPhone 3GS was syncronized in iTunes. I was using iCal too, but I'm not sure if there's any automatic or manual syncronizing there.
Just right after unplugging the iPhone from iTunes after the syncronizing was finished, the entire SMS list was deleted on the phone. I'm not sure if the backup procedure is usually running at the same time together with the syncronizing. But anyway is it possible to retrieve back the SMS list?

 

I have tried out several backup and recovery applications for iPhone and programs for Mac, but none of them work to backup the latest SMS list.

I also have an entire external backup of the whole Macbook, and with a swipe of luck it was backed up just two days before the deletion.

 

I admit that I have not done anything wrong. It just suddenly happened. This is like something is happenening without any reason.

iPhone 3GS, iOS 5.0.1

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