“I backup my WeChat photos on iCloud when i buy my new iPhone 8, now i want to view some of them from iCloud, how could i access WeChat Photos from iCloud backup?”
WeChat photos are very important phone data on our iPhone, and we always want to view some of them. In order to keep them safe, we’ll do some backup, like backup them on iCloud. But how could we view them when we need? Now see below steps and access WeChat photos from your iCloud backup.
Access WeChat Photos from Web iCloud
From our iPhone iPad, we couldn’t view our iCloud backup directly, we’ll need to restore them first, but it will need us to erase all content and settings. Now we can access them directly from web iCloud, but it just allow us see part of them.
1.open browser on your PC, and navigated to icloud.com, log in it with your Apple ID and password.
2.then we can see all backup files on it, then we can check some of our WeChat photos.
Access WeChat Photos with iRefone
Also we can come to iRefone for help, it can help us extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it allows us to preview them before restoring. Also it can help us recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files even we didn’t do any backup, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, call history, WeChat messages ect.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
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 and click “Download” at the end of the files you need.
Step 3. When finish downloading, we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “WeChat Attachment” icon and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 4. Wait a few seconds for scanning, you can preview and choose WeChat photos you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.
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