Retrieve Deleted WeChat Contacts on iPhone after Factory Reset

“My iPhone always get stuck, so i do factory reset this morning. Then i find that i lost some of my WeChat contacts, how could i retrieve my deleted WeChat contacts on iPhone after factory reset?”

When we do factory reset on our iPhone, it may erase some iPhone data from our iPhone, so it’s common to lose iPhone data. And as said those files are still stored on our iPhone, and we just couldn’t see them. But with the help of some third-party software, we can get them back from easily. Also we can help you get them back from your backups. Now you can check out some ways about how to retrieve your deleted WeChat contacts on iPhone after factory reset.

Before showing your the ways, we’ll introduce you iRefone, which is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can help us recover them 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 supports us to preview them before restoring.

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

Retrieve WeChat Contacts from iPhone

First of all, if you have no backups, you can use iRefone to help you recover them directly and selectively.

Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Tap on “Recover from iOS Device”, click “Start”.

Step 2. Now we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, click “WeChat Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview and choose WeChat contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC” and recover them.

Retrieve WeChat Contacts from iTunes Backup

Following are the steps about how to retrieve WeChat contacts from iTunes backup selectively, see it.

Step 1. Run iRefone, Launching your iTunes. Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup”, and we’ll see all your backup files on iTunes.

Step 2. Now find the backup files you need, click “Select” at the end of it. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, click “WeChat Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. When finish scanning, you can preview and choose WeChat contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC”.

Retrieve WeChat Contacts from iCloud Backup

Also we’ll show you how iRefone help us extract data from iCloud backup selectively, and it doesn’t need us to erase all content and settings.

Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”, 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 one you need, and click “Download” at the end of the files you need.

Step 3. Then we’ll enter the new interface, and find our “WeChat Contact” icon from those media and data icon, tap on it. And it will be scanned by the software.

Step 4. When finish scanning and analyzing, you can preview and choose WeChat contacts you need, tap on “Recover to PC”.

For more related issue, you can refer to below article for checking:

Recover WeChat Contacts after Updating to iOS 10.3

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