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Access WeChat contacts from iCloud backup

“I have done my WeChat contacts backup in my iCloud, as i have deleted some of them. Now i just want to access my iCloud to view them, what should i do to access WeChat contacts from iCloud backup?”

When we do iPhone data backup in iCloud, we can restore them to our iPhone when we lost or delete some iPhone data occasionally. But it will restore the whole folder. So when we just want to access iCloud and check some data files, like WeChat contacts, we can just access iCloud without restoring them. From this article, we’ll talk about how to access WeChat contacts from iCloud backup.

Access WeChat contacts from iCloud backup on PC

Open your browser on PC, navigated to iCloud.com, then log in it with your Apple ID and its password. Then you can see all your backup files in it, including your WeChat contacts.

Remark: it won’t allow us to preview them one by one.

Access WeChat contacts from iCloud with iRefone

If you want to preview your WeChat contacts selectively before restoring, you can use iRefone for help.

iRefone is an excellent iOS data transfer, backup and recovery software, it supports us to preview the data before restoring. Also it can extract iPhone data from iTunes and iCloud backup. And it supports recover more than 16 kinds of files, like contacts, notes, messages, photos, WeChat contacts, WhatsApp messages ect.

Now download and install the free trail version to have a try.

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

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

Step 3. After scanning, you can preview the WeChat contacts you need. Also you can selectively restore them by clicking “Recover to PC”.

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