Remove WeChat Photo Backup from iCloud

“I have a habit of backup my WeChat photos on iCloud, now there are many WeChat photos i don’t need them any more on iCloud, how to remove those WeChat photo backup from iCloud?”

When you do backup of your iPhone data on iCloud for a while, you may find out that photos are taking most of the storage space of your iCloud. It does matter when we have enough storage of iCloud, but when it’s full, it won’t allow us to do any backup. So we’s better choose other ways to backup our iPhone data, or remove some backup files we don’t need any more from iCloud backup. Now from this page, we will take WeChat photo backup for example, and show you how to remove WeChat photo backup from iCloud.

Remove WeChat Photo Backup from iCloud

Now follow below steps and remove your WeChat photo backup from iCloud backup.

1.now go to Setting–iCloud–Storage & Backup–Manage Storage, and then you can find out the backup for your iPhone, if you have backup them for different devices with same Apple ID.

2.Then tap on the backup files you need to remove, and turn off “WeChat” button. and click “Delete Backup”, then confirm with “Delete”.

Remove WeChat Photo iCloud Backup on Mac

Another way for us to delete WeChat photo iCloud backup is through Mac, if you have one.

1.Now open your Mac, click Apple icon and tap on “System Preference”, we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon.

2.Then find “iCloud” icon, and tap on it, and it will help us loas iCloud preference. Tap on “Manage”, and all your backup files will show up, click the one you need to remove.

3.Then tap on “Delete”, and confirm with “Delete”, then your WeChat photo backup will be removed from iCloud.

Remove WeChat Photo iCloud Backup from Windows PC

Last, we can also remove WeChat photo iCloud backup from Windows PC, see below steps.

1.Download iCloud on your Windows PC, and launch it. Then log in it with your Apple ID and password. Then click “Manage” on the right page.

2.Now click on the backups files you don’t need any more, and tap on “Delete” to remove them.

Remark: you can also choose third-party software iRefone to help you backup and recover your lost iPhone iPad data.

iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can help us recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, even we didn’t do any backup. And it can help us extract data files from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it doesn’t need us to erase all content and settings.

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

For detailed steps, you can refer to below article for checking:

View WeChat Photos from iCloud Backup

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