How to print your Text Messages / iMessages from an iPhone?


Steps to export, save and print your text messages iPhone / iMessages in a book

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    If you use iCloud to back up your iPhone photos 📸

    If you use iCloud to save your photos 📸 and you want your photos in your book, go to the discussion thread of the desired conversation, click on the name of the contact or group at the top, then on the small "info" icon , it tells you the number of photos and click "download".

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    Make a backup of your iPhone on a computer 📲

    A computer (PC or Mac) is required to print Text Messages from iPhone conversation. Apple prohibits access to Text Messages an application directly on the phone.

    Connect your iPhone 📲 to your computer 💻. On PC and some Macs, you need iTunes to make a backup of your iPhone.

    Make a backup of your iPhone on your computer (and not on iCloud) by checking that the "encrypt local backup" box is unchecked.

    ( For other types of conversations Messenger, WhatsAppInstagram or SMS from Android see the different versions available on the site, by clicking on the associated logo on the home screen. You can even merge multiple conversations into a single one with our conversation merge feature. Once you've transferred all your conversations to our site, go to the "My Conversations" section and select the conversations you want to merge. Then, click on the merge option and our system will combine them in chronological order into a single conversation for you. )

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    Download our software "MONLIVRESMS" 💻

    Now that the backup is done, you need to download our "MONLIVRESMS" software on your computer to be able to extract the Text Messages from iPhone that you want to print in your book.

    If you have a PC computer, click on the following link to download our software "Create my book".

    If you have a Mac computer, click on the following link to download our software "Create my book". Caution, sometimes to open the software it is necessary to make a right click (or control+click) on our icon and click on "Open". Then for your backup to be correctly read by our software, our software "MonLivreSMS" must be in the folder "Full disk access". To do this you must click on the apple at the top left of your screen, click on "System Preferences" and go to the "Security and Confidentiality" icon. On the left, you will have the folder "Full disk access", you will have to click on the small padlock at the bottom left to unlock the access and then on the small cross "+" to add our software "MonLivreSMS". For the software to be able to retrieve your messages correctly, the small square must be blue validated in front of "MonLivreSMS" on your screen. Yes, we agree, our old friend Steve Jobs doesn't make it too easy for us 😉 He added some steps to make sure you are motivated.

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    Choose your conversation with the Text Messages from iPhone you want to print. 🐣

    When you launch our "MonLivreSMS" software, the conversations are sorted in descending order of messages. Your main interlocutor, the one with whom you have exchanged the most messages, will appear first.

    Select the conversation you would like to export. Only the data (text and photos/images) of this conversation will be transferred to your account. When transferring your iPhone messages to the site, we invite you to 🚨 stay on the loading page of the software so that all the photo/image files can be transferred correctly 🚨 so that you do not end up with only the text.

    Ideally use a good internet connection (if your connection is weak, you can use a 4G connection share with your phone).

    You can find your saved conversations at any time in your "My Conversations" area, where you can see the number of messages and the number of photos and images. As well as other potential conversations Messenger, WhatsApp, Text Messages from Android or Instagram that you have transferred. You can delete them at any time

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    Customise your book "MonLivreSMS" with Text Messages from iPhone 📘

    Once the conversation has been correctly transferred, you will arrive at the page where you can choose the title for the cover of your book, as well as its color. You will be able to write a possible personal dedication that will be inscribed before the printing of your messages begins. You will choose the color and location of the bubbles for each participant. Then you will be asked to choose a start and end date. Finally, the site will tell you the number of books needed to print this period, knowing that each book can contain 400 pages, or an average of up to 6,000 messages, there is no limit to the number of messages beyond that, you will be offered several books. But you will be able to select all of them, just like taking only the first one for example.

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    Fill in your contact information 🔐 to finalise the printing of your iPhone messages.

    Your books with an iPhone conversation are almost ready, all you have to do is tell us the address to which you want them delivered (our books have no limits, we deliver anywhere in the world), make the payment and we take care of the rest.

    For your information, it takes between 2 to 4 days for your books to be shipped from our French printing house 🇫🇷, which we are proud of because it was rewarded for its approach of Social and Environmental ResponsibilityOur books are shipped from the land of love, so depending on your destination, the delivery time may be different. (example for France 🇫🇷 it takes 2 days and 4 days for the USA 🇺🇸).

    If it is for a gift, the packages are neutral the person will discover the contents only by opening it.

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    Verification of your book " MonLivreSMS " with your Chat iPhone 🚀

    A last point, 🚀 in less than an hour you will receive by email your ebook (a pdf file) which corresponds to the digital version of your book. If you have chosen the option "paper printing" this pdf file will allow you to check that everything corresponds to your expectations before printing your beautiful book.

    We invite you to check if the photos are well present, if the layout suits you and if the dates correspond to the one of your choice. If you have the slightest doubt, write to us so that we can find a solution for you [email protected], we always have some 💪.

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    Congratulations 🤩 You have saved your messages forever.

    Now that all the steps are validated, congratulations you have saved 😇 Your iPhone messages from the meanders of the clouds and your story comes back to life forever, you will be able to rediscover it very soon together all these beautiful messages and for a long time ⭐️


Ps: sometimes when you have too much luck in love, the computer revenge and throw a spanner in the works to see if you really want to make your book. Haha. Luckily, love always wins and we have solutions to all the problems. Here are some. Otherwise you can write to us at [email protected]

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Why print the conversation from your iPhone message in a book?

An exceptional gift to remember good times

Rereading your old conversations allows you to bring back fond memories. You'll make your loved ones, including your partner, best friend, family or group of friends, happy. MonLivreSMS offers you a unique service. This concept offers the advantage of being practical and functional. You select the Text Messages from iPhone to be printed on a paper or digital book. Of course, you can include photos and emojis.

A tailor-made Text Messages from iPhone book for an exceptional person or a golden group.

You have two options to create your Text Messages from iPhone book. You can do it from your computer or directly from your cell phone. All you have to do is follow all the steps described in detail on the page above. You then enter your first name and the name of your contact person(s). You also choose the color of the cover of your book between pink, yellow and blue. If you wish, you will also be asked to describe your story in a summary. This summary will naturally be found in the preface of your book. It can be ordered in two copies. You offer one and keep the other one for yourself.

A unique and authentic Text Messages from iPhone book just like your story.

Each book can have a maximum of 400 pages. It can contain more than 6,000 Text Messages from iPhone. They are presented in the form of chat bubbles with colors of your choice as on your thread. If you wish, you can choose a beginning and end date for your book. In case you exceed your message quota, MonLivreSMS will offer you several books. You will be able to choose them all, or come back later to take over. It takes us a few days to complete and print your project.

If you opt for the digital book, you will receive your ebook in less than an hour or so. If you opt for the paper version, you will receive your paper book(s) after about a week. Printing is done on quality paper. It is moreover entrusted to a renowned French printer. You can trust their know-how and expertise in this field. The emojis and photos are also of very good quality. They perfectly illustrate your various exchanges.

A Text Messages from iPhone book for different occasions

The Text Messages from iPhone book is a unique and original gift. It is perfect for proposing or surprising the bride during her bachelorette party. Each of the participants of this event can offer her her own book from her iPhone messages. Each one can then read an excerpt in turn, either moving or funny passages. The day or evening is likely to be full of surprises.

It is even possible to ask for the groom's complicity. He will then order the Text Messages from Android that he has been exchanging with his bride for months. It is certain that the bride-to-be will be very happy to have this book. There is no shortage of opportunities to surprise your loved ones.

Note that many people use instant messaging. You can have your Text Messages from iPhone printed to mark Valentine's Day, someone's birthday or a specific event.

Reading the Text Messages from iPhone that you have exchanged over the months allows you to bring back fond memories. You will certainly spend hours laughing together or talking about the moments you shared. There will be moments that you can't remember.

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