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How to Transfer Text Messages from iOS 7 to iOS 8

Athryn Mitchell

Mobile phone analyst, Editor-in-Chief of TransPhone. Find more on her Fackbook or Google+.

"I need to transfer text messages from iOS 7 to iOS 8?" "How do I import SMS between two iDevice?" "How to save text messages from iPhone 5s to iPhone 6?" Surfing the internet, you will find different questions asking almost the same issue: how to transfer text messages from iOS 7 to iOS 8? Today I write this tutorial to help solve this problem. If you are one of them who get stuck in this issue, read the below guide, please.

The way I want to recommend to you is to transfer your SMS with Phone Transfer. Phone Transfer is an outstanding SMS transfer tool for iOS users, as well as Android, Symbian and Blackberry ones. With it, the transfer process becomes as simple as a piece of cake that you need only two or three steps. Beside messages, you can also transfer contacts, photos, videos, etc. with this complicated tool.

At the very beginning, you should download the iPhone SMS transfer tool.
Phone Transfer - saves your SMS between iPhones

It empowers you to transfer messages between iPhones with simple steps. For example, from iOS 7 to iOS 8.

Step 1 Install Phone Transfer on your computer
After downloading Phone Transfer on your computer, install it. After the installation, launch it and click the "Start" button.
Phone Transfer Primary Window
Note: Make sure that you have installed iTunes on your computer. Otherwise, the process can't move on.

Step 2 Connect two iPhones to the PC
Connect both your iPhone to the computer with USB cable after running Phone Transfer. Once your iPhones detected, your iDevices will be shown on the interface. The source on the left and the destination on right. If they are not on the right position, click "Flip" between them to change their position.
iPhone to iPhone SMS
Step 3 Transfer SMS from iOS 7 to iOS 8
If you want to transfer your text messages only, you can uncheck the other boxes and have the "text messages" left only. Then, click "Start Copy". Just wait for few seconds, the program will complete with no time. When it's finished, click "OK".
Transfering Messages
Note: Make sure that the USB cables are well connected during the transfer.

When you finished the three steps above, congratulations, you have had your iOS 7 SMS well transferred into your iOS 8. You can also transfer your contacts, photos, videos, etc. That means you can also transfer iPhone contacts to iPad. No matter which type of data you want, you just need to follow the steps above. Why not download it and have it a try. After that you don't have to ask how to transfer text messages any more.

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