Save Text Messages from iPhone as HTML
Follow these steps to transfer text messages from your iPhone to your computer as HTML:
- Open TouchCopy and view your messages.
- On the "Messages" tab, select the messages you'd like to save.
- Press "Copy Messages"(PC) or "Copy to Mac" and select a location on your computer (or external drive) for your messages to be stored in.
- Click "OK" to start the copy your messages.
Save all iPhone messages at once: If you wish to copy all your text messages, iMessages and WhatsApp messages in one go, when your messages are loaded in TouchCopy click on "Copy Messages" or "Copy to Mac" without selecting any of your conversations. TouchCopy lets you choose where on your computer you'd like to save your messages, the default save location is usually your desktop.Save selected messages to computer: With a contact selected and a conversation displayed, click "Copy Messages" or "Copy to Mac" in the TouchCopy control bar to save that conversation to your computer. You can also select multiple contacts by holding down the Shift key and selecting conversations you wish to copy at the same time. You can choose the save location for the copied messages within TouchCopy.
TouchCopy saves the selected conversations as .html files, with each .html file named after the individual contact. You can open these .html files using a browser such as Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer.
Check out our video on how to save iPhone messages to computer: