How to Backup WeChat Chat History Before iPhone Update to iOS 10.3

how-to-backup-wechat-chat-history-before-updating-to-ios-10-3“I want to know how to backup my iPhone WeChat chat history before updating to iOS 10.3. Is there an easy way to backup my iPhone WeChat chat history?”

Many users may have such kind of problems. They don’t know how to backup iPhone WeChat chat history in an easy and fast way. Especially when iOS 10.3 is released. More and more users want to know how to backup an iPhone WeChat chat history in case suffering from a big data loss when something goes wrong. Here, we’d like to tell you how to backup WeChat chat history before updating to iOS 10.3.

Method 1: How to Backup iPhone WeChat Chat History Before Updating to iOS 10.3(Easy and flexible)

iRefone is a useful data backup tool, which can help you to selectively backup and export your iPhone data that you want to keep them on your Windows or Mac. And you can also preview your data before backup. Almost all data on your iPhone could be supported including messages, notes, contacts, call history, photos, videos, whatsapp, wechat and more.

Free download the trail version of the software to install iRefone.

Steps on how to backup iPhone WeChat Chat History by iRefone.

Step 1. Launch iRefone and connect your iPhone to the computer with USB cable. Once connected successfully, iRefone will detect your iPhone. iRefone has three mode for your to backup and recover data, as you want to backup the data on your iPhone to PC, just choose the first recovery mode. Click Start button to go.

Step 2. Then it will bring you to the interface for you to choose the data you want to scan in your iPhone. Click on WeChat Messages icon to start scanning and analysis process. If these is large data base for your WeChat messages, the scanning process may be a litter bit long. Please wait patiently.

Step 3. When the scanning is finished, all of the WeChat chat history will be displayed in the program interface. Then you can select the chat history you need to backup, click “Recover to PC” button to transfer and save them to your computer.

Method 2: How to Backup iPhone WeChat Chat History Before Updating to iOS 10.3 with iTunes

First, open iTunes and plug the iPhone into your computer. If a message asks for your device passcode or to Trust This Computer, follow the onscreen steps. Then ensure that Summary is selected in the lefthand column, you will have three boxes in the main pane, the middle of which is entitled backups. Choose This computer and click Back Up Now to backup iPhone to iTunes. You could check “Encrypt iPhone backup” to make an encrypted iPhone backup.

Method 3: How to Backup iPhone WeChat Chat History Before Updating to iOS 10.3 with iCloud

To create and use iCloud backup, you need need an iCloud account, which is usually created when you first set up your iPhone.

Then just follow below path to continue the backup. On your iPhone, go to Setting> iCloud> Backup and you’ll see the option to toggle on iCloud backup. Then your iPhone will automatically backup your data to iCloud.