Recover WeChat Chat History/Messages on iPhone


Roxanne updated on Feb 04, 2021 to iPhone Data Recovery | How-to Articles


Deleted or Lost important messages in WeChat on iPhone and want to retrieve them back? Don’t worry! This page introduces full solutions to recover WeChat chat history from iPhone (6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5s/4s/4) for all data loss situations. So, no matter you get your WeChat conversations lost with or without backup, you can read on to get the right solution to retrieve them back.

"How do I recover old messages from the WeChat app? I accidentally deleted part of my WeChat chat history from my iPhone. These conversations are important. Can you show me how to recover them? I need the steps."

WeChat message recovery overview

WeChat is a popular cross-platform messaging & calling application. It allows you to easily connect with family & friends across countries. But sometimes, the WeChat chat history you save on your iPhone can get deleted, corrupted or lost due to certain reasons like accidental deletion, virus attack, system crash, etc. When it happens, you can easily recover WeChat messages if you have a backup file. Otherwise, you may find other WeChat data recovery solution that allows you to retrieve WeChat chat history without backup to rescue the conversations. In this page, we introduce full solutions to recover old messages in WeChat app from iPhone(6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5s/4s/4) for all situations. So, no matter how you get your WeChat data lost, you can read on to get the right solution to retrieve them back.

3 methods to recover WeChat messages on iPhone

Method 1. Recover WeChat messages on iPhone from backup  

1. Tap "Apps" > Click "WeChat" and tab "Me".
2. Go to "Settings", click "Chat" and tab "Chat History".
3. Tab "Backup/Restore Chat History" > Click backup file and click "Restore".

Method 2. Retrieve WeChat chat history from other iOS devices

If you turn on WeChat migration (Turn on WeChat> Settings> General> Chat Log Migration) then you could find and recover your deleted WeChat messages on your other iOS device.

Method 3. Recover WeChat messages with EaseUS iPhone data recovery software

If both of the two solutions mentioned above are not helpful, you need to try the last method - try to restore WeChat conversations with EaseUS iPhone data recovery software. It allows you to easily recover WeChat messages by directly scanning iPhone or extracting iTunes or iCloud backup.

EaseUS MobiSaver is a try-before-buy software, we cannot guarantee that it is 100% work to restore your lost WeChat messages, but it's worth a try. 

Step 1. Connect iPhone to PC and launch EaseUS MobiSaver. It will offer three WeChat message recovery modes: recover from iOS device, from iTunes and iCloud backup. Just choose the one work best for your case.

Choose the right recovery mode to recover WeChat messages on iPhone

Step 2. Wait for the software scanning the iPhone, iTunes or iCloud backup. When it finished, you can see all the recoverable WeChat messages found and listed by the program. Finally, just mark the messages you want and click "Recover" to recover them back.

Preview and recover WeChat messages on iPhone

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