In these years, more and more people tend to make conversation on WeChat since they can share images, videos, documents, audio files, etc. on this platform. Thus, many users would save some important or meaningful chat history in this application. However, when your iPhone is broken, these chat history in WeChat will be lost or even unable to be opened. What is really a disaster!
Then what can you do in this case? Is it possible for you to restore WeChat chat history from broken iPhone? The answer is definitely Yes. This article will show you the ways to recover WeChat chat history from broken iPhone.
Depending on the level of damage your device has suffered, getting the data back can be easy or difficult. If the device is so broken that it is unusable or unrepairable, you obviously can’t restore the missing data from an iTunes or iCloud backup, until you get a new device. If the device can be repaired, chances are that you may still lose some if not all of the data on the device anyway. In this case, a specialized data recovery tool can be very helpful and one of the best is iRefone
Main Features of iRefone:
-Recover various kinds of files on your iPhone, including messages, notes, contacts, call history, whatsapp, wechat and so on.
-Get back lost or deleted data back with few minutes.
-Recover data directly from your iOS device if you don’t have a backup or from an iTunes or iCloud backup file if you have a backup but don’t want to restore the device.
-It is highly effective and poses no risk to the rest of the data on your device.
Method 1: Recover WeChat Chat History directly from Broken iPhone
Run iRefone and connect iPhone with computer. Click on “Start” button.
Then it will bring you to a interface to ask you choose the data you want to scan. Choose “WeChat Messages” and the software will automatically scan and analysis your iPhone when you click on it.
When the scanning is finished. All of the WeChat chat history of your WeChat will be displayed. Select these chat history you need and click on “Recover to PC” to save these data on your computer.
Method 2: Recover WeChat Chat History in Broken iPhone from iTunes Backup
Launch iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. All of the iTunes backup files which you have ever synced with iTunes on this computer will be automatically found and listed in the software. Click “Select” or double click the backup you need to access the data interface.
Choose the WeChat Messages you want to scan and recover. Click the icon to start the scanning.
When the scanning is finished, preview the WeChat Messages 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.
Method 3: Recover WeChat Chat History in Broken iPhone from iCloud Backup
Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” to recover WeChat Messages. Sign in your iCloud account with Apple ID and passcode.
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.
When the downloading process is stopped, you can click the icon of WeChat Messages you need in your iCloud backup file.
You could preview all of your WeChat Messages in iCloud backup. Select these messages you need to backup them on your computer.