It’s a good news that you have backup your WeChat photos on iCloud, now you can view your WeChat photos from your iCloud backup, as you couldn’t find them on your iPhone.
iCloud is just like an extra hard drive for us to save some iPhone data, but it doesn’t need us to connect our iPhone app data, and we can do it anywhere if only our iPhone is connected with Wifi. So many people are choosing iCloud to help them back their iPhone data, but the problem is that it doesn’t allow us to view our iPhone data directly from iCloud backup.
Now in this article, we will take WeChat photos for example and show you how to view WeChat photos from iCloud backup. See below two ways in detailed steps.
View WeChat Photos from Web iCloud
We can also log in our iCloud on the browser of our PC, then we can view our WeChat photos, but it may just with small image.
1.Open the browser on your PC, navigated to iCloud.com. Then log in it with your Apple ID and password.
2.When log in, you can see many folder files on your iCloud, find the photo files and check your WeChat photos from it.
View WeChat Photos from iCloud Directly with iRefone
Another ways for us to view and access WeChat photos directly from iCloud is with third-party software iRefone.
iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, WeChat messages ect. And if you have backups, it can help us extract them from our backups selectively, and it allows us to preview them before restoring.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”, and log in it with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. When log in, all your backup files on iCloud will show up, find the backup files you need and tap on “Download” at the end of it.
Step 3. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, click “WeChat Attachment” icon, and it’ll be scanned by the software.
Step 4. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview WeChat photos you need. And if you need to restore them, you can tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to store them.
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