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How to Recover KakaoTalk Chat History on iPhone Devices

restore kakaotalk chat iPhone featureLiving in a virtual world, where machines operate everything, talking to people using modern devices and gadgets is considered normal. We can connect to everyone with just a few ticks. There are a lot of applications that we can use for communication. One of them is KakaoTalk. KakaoTalk is often referred to as KaTalk. It is a South Korean-originated messaging application launched in March of 2010. KakaoTalk offers free calls and messages, and you can also share photos, videos, voice messages, and many more as long as you are using your mobile data or WiFi connection. However, we cannot avoid unfortunate things from happening. Sometimes, people might accidentally delete their messages. Or, their phone malfunctions and deletes some important chats. Retrieving deleted messages can be so hard and sometimes brings headaches, especially for those using iOS devices. And from time to time, iOS updates affect the data of all the applications installed on your phone. That includes the data saved from your KakaoTalk. Fortunately, we have discovered a way for you to recover deleted Kakao messages on your iPhone device.

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Restore KakaoTalk Chat via Acethinker Fone Keeper

If you forgot to backup any data from your device, you might need a third-party tool to retrieve lost and deleted data on your KakaoTalk. AceThinker Fone Keeper - iOS Data Recovery is the best and trusted software for recovering data from your KaTalk. This tool will help you on how to retrieve deleted messages on KakaoTalk. Aside from that, this tool can help you to recover deleted and encrypted files on your device. Moreover, it also supports all sorts of iOS versions and devices, including iPhone 12 series, iPhone X series, iPad Pro, iPod touch 6. etc.

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User Guide:

Step 1 Install AceThinker iOS Data Recovery

To begin with, you can click any of the download options above to save the tool on your desktop. After loading, you can finish the installation process to proceed with retrieving.

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Step 2 Connect Your Smartphone

After the tool is installed, open it. Using a USB cord, connect your phone to your desktop. And wait until the software discovered your device instantly.

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Step 3 Select Mode to Recover

Once the tool recognizes your iPhone, click the “iPhone Data Recovery” button to launch the “Recover from iOS Device” option. Then, click the “Start Scan” switch to proceed.

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Step 4 Start Recovering Your Kakao Files

Once you start scanning, all your files from your phone will appear on the left part of the tool. Select the KakaoTalk application, and you will be able to review all messages before recovering them from your device.

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Step 5 Finalize the Recovering Kakaotalk Files

Finally, after selecting all the preferred messages, you want to recover from your Kakaotalk. Tick the “Recover” button to save them on your device.

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Recover KakaoTalk Chat from iTunes Backup

You may also retrieve KakaoTalk messages from your iTunes backup. To do this, make sure that you’ve already created your iTunes backup. However, remember that iTunes will require your device to recover the full backup to your iPhone, which might affect the existing data on your device. There is a possibility that the existing data will be overwritten after the process. To prevent that from happening, follow the steps below on how to restore the KakaoTalk chat history iPhone safely.

User Guide:

  • Open iTunes on your computer. Connect your iPhone using a USB wire. Make sure that your iTunes is up to date. This will improve the restoration method.
  • Wait until iTunes acknowledges your iPhone. After that, click the "iPhone" icon that will appear on the iTunes' official interface.
  • Under "Backups" menu, click the "Restore Backup" button then pick the backups you need. Alos, you can choose the backups relevant to your findings. After that, tick the "Restore" button to proceed.
  • After such, you will have to stay until the process is accomplished. Do not disconnect your iPhone to your desktop until it is done.

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Retrieve KakaoTalk Messages from iCloud

You can also recover deleted Kakao messages through iCloud. If you enabled the automatic iCloud backup, this procedure is appropriate for you. However, using this technique will delete all your existing data after the backup is done. Another factor you need to consider is that you may not be able to back up all the iPhone data and settings if the iCloud storage is insufficient. To help you recover your deleted kakao messages safely, follow these steps.

User Guide:

  • To begin with the process, you must first erase all the data from your iPhone. To do this, go to the settings, then click “General.” Afterward, tick the “Reset” and click “Erase All Content and Settings.” Before doing such, make sure to remember all your passwords such as WiFi, your Apple ID, and many more.
  • After the step above, the “Hello Screen” or the “Set up” window will appear. Follow the procedures on the screen just like setting your device when you purchased it.
  • Once you see the “Apps & Data” menu, click the “Restore from iCloud Backup” button. You need to sign in to iCloud via your Apple ID. Then choose the backups you need.
  • Keep your device connected to a WiFi network until during the process. Finally, check your KakaoTalk application and check if your messages were recovered.

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There are a lot of ways to recover data on your iOS device. However given the steps above, AceThinker iOS Data Recovery is the best tool for you to retrieve any deleted data and encrypted file. Including the deleted messages from your KakaoTalk. This tool has a lot of potential because of its features. You can try it for yourself!

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Posted by JoKelly to iPhone Data Recovery

Last updated on December 7, 2022

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