Edit: After half day, my wife’s Mac started having the same problem. I have then applied the solution that I found in the Apple
How To Recover Deleted Text Messages On Your iPhone
We guide you through some simple steps on how to recover lost and deleted text messages from various models of iPhone.
SMS messages remain on the iPhone after deletion. When “deleted” on the iPhone, they are technically hidden and marked for deletion. Text messages are then deleted only after sync with iTunes.
MacReviews will now show you exactly how to recover your lost text messages and bring them back from the recycle bin.
The below information is very much dependent on if you have been backing up your device as the backup files are where most of your content is stored.
Restore From Backup iTunes Method:
1.Connect the iPhone to the computer with a USB cable.
2. Open iTunes.
3. If you have a new or erased iPhone, iTunes will prompt you to restore from backup.
4. Otherwise, Control-click on your iPhone under DEVICES in the left menu.
5. Select Restore From Backup…
6. Choose the backup you wish to sync and click the Restore button.
Note that restoring the iPhone will restore the previous iPhone firmware and your iPhone will be completely erased after the new firmware is installed, so make sure your back up is good!
Restore From Backup Online Method (Download)
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