WeChat, as the social chat app. There is much data stored on the app and on your WeChat account. To protect privacy, many people searh for the way to delete WeChat account online. If you are the person who have the demand, do not search for the solution any more as the solution is here. We will walk you throgh the steps of how to delete WeChat account and give you some advice.
Before deleting WeChat account, there are some tips you should remember:
1. Your account on WeChat is not linked to the downloaded application itself, which means you need to complete a deletion process rather than just removing the application. Deleting the app does not get rid of your account, so you will need to start the process on your own. But delete app could delete all of the data on your WeChat, to recover these lost WeChat data, iRefone could help you.
2.Do not delete the app before starting the removal process. There are steps which require action on the application.
How to delete WeChat account
Step 1. Open the application and sign in to your WeChat account in order to begin the process.
Step 2. Go to Me> Settings> My Account> Delete Account
The delete process is very simply, but there is some requirements before deleting account.
-Your registration region is outside China
-You are using WeChat version 6.3.10 or greater
-You’re deleting your account on a frequently used device
-You’ve already set a WeChat password
-You haven’t reset your WeChat password within 24 hours
-You have fewer than 10 failed password attempts on the same day when you request account deletion
-You’ve canceled WeChat Pay if it was previously activated
Once you do the deletion, we list some limitations of the account that you deleted:
1. You’re unable to log in to WeChat and contact your friends via WeChat from the deleted account;
2. Any Tencent or third-party services linked with your WeChat account will on longer be available and therefore usage of such related services is terminated, which includes game items, credits, qualification, group buying, discount coupons, gift cards, tickets and other coupons;
3. All followings of WeChat Official Accounts will be canceled and all related features or services (including WeChat coupons that are already claimed) will be terminated;
4.Your WeChat profile information (which includes alias, profile photo, QR Code name card, message history, contents posted on Moments, and Favorites) will be deleted; the account is permanently frozen and cannot be registered again once deleted.
How to recover deleted WeChat account?
Deleting account is an irrecoverable operation, which means after WeChat account is deleted, you will be unable to recover them if you do not have backup. But if you have iTunes or iCloud backup before delete WeChat account, you could use iRefone to help you extract these data from backup. Download and install iRefone first.
Step 1: Run iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” or “Recover from iCloud Backup.
Step 2: Choose WeChat data you want to scan and preview.
Step 3: Preview and recover WeChat data you need.
In addition, you can create a new account using the same phone number if the account previously associated with that number was completely deleted. Be sure that you want your account to be permanently removed or make the backup before you go through the deletion process now that you know how to delete WeChat account and how to recover data if you have backup.
WeChat data can not be recovered if you delete your WeChat account. However, if you accidentally delete some WeChat messages, contacts, attachments during your daily use of WeChat, you could use iRefone to help you recover deleted and lost data.
iRefone, as the professional WeChat data recovery tool, which could recover lost WeChat data directly from scanning your iPhone and extract data from iTunes or iCloud backup.