“My iPhone 7 couldn’t be turned on this morning even i have charged it, and my friends said that my iPhone is dead. But i need my WeChat data and keep them safe, how could i extract WeChat data from dead iPhone?”
When our iPhone is dead, we couldn’t backup our iPhone data with iCloud. But we can sync our iPhone data with iTunes or with third-party software. Now from this article, we’ll show you those two methods about how to extract WeChat data from dead iPhone.
Extract WeChat Data from Dead iPhone with iTunes
iTunes can always be our first choice to backup and restore our iPhone iPad data, and we don’t need to worry about its storage space.
1.Launch iTunes on your PC, and connect your dead iPhone with it.
2.When it’s recognized, click iPhone image icon, and tap on “Backup Now” on the right page, and confirm with “Backup”.
3.After backup, you can go to Files–Summary, then you’ll see all your backup files there.
when you need those backup files, you can restore them or you can check them from below folder address:
For Windows: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup
For Mac ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/
Selectively Extract WeChat Data from Dead iPhone
Now when you want to selectively extract WeChat data from your dead iPhone, iRefone can help you with it.
iRefone can not only help us extract and backup iOS data, but also can help us recover our lost or delete iPhone data occasionally, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, call history, voice memo, WeChat data ect. And it’s 100% safe and fully compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try, then follow below steps and extract your WeChat data from dead iPhone.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, then click “Start”.
Step 2. Then new interface will show up, and there will be many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover. Now you can find and click “WeChat Message” icon for example, and it will be scanned by iRefone.
Step 3. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview and choose WeChat messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.
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