“ I used WeChat on my new iPhone 7, but recently, I accidentally deleted some WeChat data. How can I recover these deleted WeChat data on iPhone 7?”
Apple users may suffer from the WeChat data, like WeChat messages, Contacts and Attachments lost when using the newly iPhone 7. Sometimes, the data on WeChat app means a lot to us and once you lost them, it would be the most terrible thing that you even can not image. In that way, is it possible to recover lost and deleted WeChat data on iPhone 7?
In fact, after you remove the WeChat data from iPhone 7, the data doesn’t actually get deleted. It’s because the deleted WeChat data is technically marked for deletion by the system and hidden so that they become invisible to us. Therefore, deleted WeChat Messages and Contacts still stays somewhere on iPhone 7 as long as they were not overwritten by new data. That means you can retrieve them from iPhone 7.
However, how can we find and recover these deleted and lost WeChat data? It is impossible to recover these hidden WeChat data unless you have outside help. iRefone, is such a professional iPhone data recovery tool. It can retrieve lost WeChat data including messages and contacts on iPhone 7/6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4s/4 directly without any iTunes or iCloud backup by scanning your device. Besides, it could also help you extract all of the WeChat data, even sending and received photos/videos from iTunes and iCloud backup.
To help you recover deleted and lost WeChat data on iPhone 7, in this guide, we will give you 3 methods to retrieve these lost WeChat data. Before starting tutorial, you need to download iRefone firstly.
Part 1: How to Recover WeChat Data on iPhone 7 without Backup
Step 1 Run iRefone and connect iPhone 7 with computer using the USB. If it is the first time that you connect iPhone 7 to computer, just click on “Trust the computer” to go on. Then the software will detect your device automatically.
Step 2 Then it will ask you to choose the data you need to scan in iPhone 7. If you want to recover Contacts of WeChat, click the icon of WeChat Contacts; if you want to recover chat history in WeChat, click on the icon of WeChat Messages.
Step 3 When the scanning is finished, all of the WeChat data will be displayed. You could preview these data in the software and select these you need. Then click on “Recover to PC” to save these data.
Part 2: How to Recover WeChat Data on iPhone 7 with iTunes
If you have backup in iTunes, you could use iRefone to help you extract WeChat data from iTunes backup.
Step 1: Launch iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup File” on the top of the option tab. Then you will see all of your iTunes backup files that synced with the computer will be displayed in the interface. Click on “Select” button to choose the backup data you need to access.
Step 2: Choose the WeChat data you need to scan and click the icon of it to start the scanning.
Step 3: When the scanning is finished, preview the data in your iTunes backup and pick out these data you need to save on your computer. Click “Recover to PC” to choose the store folder.
Part 3: How to Recover WeChat Data on iPhone 7 with iCloud
If you have iCloud backup, you could choose to recover WeChat data from iCloud backup by iRefone.
Step 1: Choose “Recover from iClould Backup File” after running iRefone. Sign in iCloud account with Apple ID and passcode.
Step 2: After log into iCloud account, the program can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.
Step 3: Choose the data you want to recover in your WeChat. This process will reduce the time of downloading. The less data you choose, the less time wait for the downloading.
Step 4: You could preview all of your WeChat data in iCloud backup. Select these data you need to backup them on your computer.