How to Recover WeChat Photos from iPhone After WeChat Uninstallation
Q: I uninstalled WeChat from my iPhone because I was experiencing some unknown problems. After the uninstallation, I realized that I forgot to save some of the photos my friends sent me. So I downloaded WeChat and there were no history conversations and no photos. Is there any why to retrieve WeChat Photos after the Uninstallation?
A: If you have backed up your WeChat before. It would be very simple to recover your lost photos.
Restore from WeChat Backups
Launch WeChat, and select the Me tab. Then open Settings.
Go to Chat > Backup/Restore Chat History:
Select Restore and enter the password (if you set one). The backed-up history will be restored to your device from the server.
Restore with iPhone WeChat Recovery Software
If you don’t have WeChat backups, you can also retrieve WeChat photos with iPhone WeChat recovery tools. Here we recommend H Data iPhone Data Recovery Software. It can help you recover lost WeChat text messages, photos, and audio messages even if you have no WeChat backups or iTunes backups available.
Step 1. Free download H Data iPhone Recovery and install it on your computer.
Step 2. Connect iPhone to computer, select View and Restore Files from iTunes Backups. Choose an iTunes backup file and click SCAN.
If you have lost your iPhone or your iPhone is not functioning, you can also click Browse for iTunes Backups to manually select an iTunes backup file. Here you can see how to find the local iTunes backups on your PC drive.
If you have no iTunes backups either, you can directly scan the iPhone device to retrieve WeChat messages. Select Scan iPhone for deleted files and click Begin Recovery From iPhone button.
Step 3. When the scanning process is done, you will be able to see all the recoverable files. Choose WeChat Photos on the left panel, then you be able to see all the photos that you received via WeChat shown as thumbnails. Browse and freely export them to your computer.