“It has been a long time after jailbreaking iOS 10, until now i find that my WeChat messages are lost. Some friends tell me that WeChat messages can be recovered after jailbreaking iOS 10. Do you know the ways about how to recover WeChat messages after jailbreaking iOS 10?”
“When iOS 10 is released, manny of my friends have done jailbreaking iOS 10, and they say it runs more faster, so i also had a try, and nothing wrong. But recently i find some iPhone data are lost occasionally, like WeChat messages, i couldn’t find them any more, and i didn’t do any wrong operation. Maybe caused by the jailbreaking iOS 10. So i just want to know how to recover my WeChat messages after jailbreaking iOS 10”.
Many of us will have this experience that lost some iPhone data after jailbreaking iOS 10. And most guide about jailbreaking will suggest us to do backup before jailbreaking iOS 10, in case we lost some iPhone data. Now we’ll show you how to recover WeChat messages from your backups and how to recover WeChat messages when you didn’t do any backup. Follow below steps and learn more.
Recover WeChat Messages from iTunes
If you have backup in iTunes, now we’ll see how to recover your WeChat messages from it.
Remark: it won’t allow us to restore them selectively, it means we have to restore the whole folder, so some of our iPhone data will be overwritten. If you don’t want to lose some data, you can do another backup before restoring.
Launching your iTunes, connect your iPhone with PC, click iPhone image icon. Then go to Files--Summary, and you’ll see your backup files list on the left side bar. Tap on “Restore Backup” on the right page, and confirm with “Restore”.
Recover WeChat Messages from iCloud
If you have done backup in iCloud, follow below steps.
Remark: it will need us to erase all content and settings before restoring.
1.Connect your iPhone with Wifi, go to Setting--General--Erase all content and settings, when all content and settings are erased, go to set up with a hello screen.
2.Swipe to begin the set up progress, choose the files you need, click “Restore Backup” and confirm with “Restore”.
Recover WeChat Messages with iRefone
If you don’t want to erase all content and settings, or want to restore them selectively, or you haven’t done any backup, iRefone is your best choice.
is a professional iOS data recovery software, which can recover more than 16 kinds of files, like contacts, notes, messages, photos, WeChat messages, WhatsApp messages ect. Also it can extract data from iTunes and iCloud backup selectively, and it allows you to preview them before restoring.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC, choose “Recover from iOS Device”, click “Start”.
Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that you need, tap on “WeChat Message” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. When finish scanning, then you can preview and choose WeChat messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”.
When your WeChat messages is lost or deleted, it will be marked with orange color.