“I suppose there is something wrong with my iPhone battery, now my iPhone keeps restarting. And i only need to view my WeChat contacts, how could i view WeChat contacts when my iPhone keeps restarting?”
Sometimes we’ll encounter this issue that our iPhone keeps restarting, and it won’t allow us do anything on it. Then we’re afraid to lose some iPhone data due to this reason, like WeChat contacts. During this condition, we may wonder how to view some of our WeChat contacts? Is it possible for us to view it?
Actually this issue is becoming common after iPhone used for some years, so in this article, we’ll focus on show you some solution about how to view WeChat contacts when iPhone keeps restarting.
View WeChat Contacts from Other Device
As WeChat is a cross-platform chat app, so we can log in them on many different devices, like iPhone, iPad and other smart phone.
1.now find another device or borrow one from your friends.
2.log in WeChat with your WeChat ID and password, or it may need you to scan the QR code with your iPhone to log in it. Try to restart your iPhone and scan it.
3.If not, you can log in it with your WeChat ID and reset the password, then it may require more than three of your WeChat contacts send you the verfication code to your WeChat. Try some ways and ask some of them to send the code.
4.now you can check your WeChat contacts.
Remark: if some of your WeChat contacts are lost already, you won’t see it any more, so we’ll have to try other ways.
Backup and Restore WeChat contacts on iTunes
As iTunes backup files are stored on PC, we can backup them on iTunes, then check those WeChat contacts from our PC.
1.Launching iTunes, connect our iPhone with PC. When it’s recognized, go to Files--Summary.
2.then tap on “Backup Now” on the right page, and confirm with “Backup”.
When finish it, we can find the backup files from below folder address, but we’ll need to pick up the data we need.
For Windows: C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup
For Mac ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/
Recover and View Lost WeChat Contacts
If your WeChat contacts are lost due to iPhone keeps restarting, we’ll need to relay on third-party iOS data recovery software to help us recover and view those WeChat contacts.
Here we recommend you iRefone
, which can recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, WeChat messages ect, and it allows us to do it selectively, and we can preview them before restoring.
Now download and install the free trial version to view your lost WeChat contacts.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, click “Start”.
Step 2. Now new interface will show up, click “WeChat Contact” icon from those data icon and media icon, and it’ll be scanned by the software.
Step 3. When finish scanning and analyzing, then your can preview and choose WeChat contacts. If you need, you can recover them by clicking “Recover to PC”.
For more similar issue, you can check below article:
Access WeChat Contacts from iTunes Backup