Upload WeChat Data from Old iPhone to iPhone 7

Changing our phone or iPhone with a new phone is very common, and the needs of transferring our iPhone data is also necessary. So in this article, we’ll show you how to upload WeChat data from old iPhone to iPhone 7, read it and have a try.

Although WeChat doesn’t support us to save WeChat data, there are still ways can help us upload WeChat data from phone to phone. And if you’re using an iPhone, there will be more ways for us to choose, because we can use iTunes and iCloud to help us with it. Now see below three methods about how to upload WeChat data from old iPhone to iPhone 7, and choose the suitable for your needs.

Way 1. Upload WeChat Data with Migration Feature

No matter you’re using an iPhone or Android phone, you can both use this method to upload your WeChat data from phone to phone, but it only supports us to upload WeChat chat log. see below steps.

1.connect your old iPhone with Wifi, open your WeChat, go to Me–Setting–General–Chat Log–Migrate, choose the files you need to migrate, then tap on “Migrate to Another Phone”.

2.then we’ll get a QR code, now log in WeChat on your iPhone 7 with same WeChat ID and password. And scan the QR code, then it will begin the migration. And wait a few minutes.

Way 2. Upload WeChat Data with iTunes

If you’re using an iPhone, you can also use iTunes to help you transfer your WeChat data from iPhone to iPhone.

1.Launching iTunes, connect your old iPhone with PC. When it’s recognized, go to Files–Summary, tap on “Backup Now”, and confirm with “Backup”.

2.When finish backup, you can go to Files–Summary again, then you’ll see all your backup files on left side bar. Now connect your iPhone 7 with PC, tap on “Restore Backup”, and confirm with “Restore”.

Then your WeChat data will be upload to your iPhone 7.

Way 3. Upload WeChat Data with iCloud

When upload iPhone data with iCloud, it will be much easier, but it needs the storage of our iCloud is enough. See below steps.

1.Connect your old iPhone with Wifi, go to Setting–iCloud, log in it with your Apple ID and password. Then turn on iCloud server, and tap on “Backup”, then confirm with “Backup Now”.

2. When finish backup, connect your iPhone 7 with Wifi. Log in iCloud with same Apple ID and password, then go to Setting–General–Erase All Content and Settings. When all content and settings are erased, go to set up assistant with a hello screen.

3. Swipe to begin the set up progress, choose the files you need, tap on “Restore Backup”, and confirm with “Restore”.

Remark: when you lost or deleted some of your WeChat data on iPhone, or you need to recover or backup your other iPhone data, you can come to iRefone for help.

iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can help us recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, WeChat messages ect. Also it can help us extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it allows us to preview them before restoring.

Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.

For detailed steps, you can refer to below article:

View WeChat Photos from iCloud Backup

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