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Transfer WeChat Messages to iPhone 8

“WeChat messages means a lot to me, so i will need to transfer my WeChat messages from old iPhone to my new iPhone 8. Anyone can show me some methods about how to transfer WeChat messages to iPhone 8?”

WeChat messages on iPhone carry every chat we have send and receive every day, also we can schedule according to it. But when we change our our iPhone, we may not check our former WeChat messages on new iPhone, how could we transfer them?

Now from this article, we’ll focus on teach you how to transfer WeChat messages from old iPhone to iPhone 8, read it and learn more.

Transfer WeChat Messages to iPhone 8 with iCloud

We can use iCloud to help us transfer our WeChat messages from old iPhone to iPhone 8, but it will also help us transfer other data.

1.Connect your old iPhone with Wifi, go to Setting--iCloud, log in it with your Apple ID and password.

2.then turn on iCloud driver, and turn on WeChat button if there is one under it. Now tap on “Backup”, and confirm with “Backup Now”.

3.When finish backup, connect your iPhone 8 with Wifi. Go to Setting--General--Erase All Content and Settings, when all content and settings are erased, go to set up assistant with a hello screen.

4.Swipe to begin the set up progress, choose the files you need, tap on “Restore Backup”, and confirm with “Restore”.

Transfer WeChat Messages to iPhone 8 with iTunes

We can also transfer our WeChat messages to iPhone 8 with iTunes, and if you have backup your old iPhone data on iTunes, see below steps.

1.Launching your iTunes, connect your iPhone 8 with PC.

2.When it’s recognized, click iPhone image icon. And go to Files--Summary.

3.Then you can see all your backup files there, choose the one you need. Tap on “Restore Backup” on the right page, and confirm with “Restore”.

Transfer WeChat Messages to iPhone 8 with Migration Feature

WeChat has its built-in migration feature, it can also help us transfer WeChat chat log from one phone to another phone.

1.Open WeChat on your old iPhone, log in it with your WeChat ID and password.

2.Go to Me--Setting--General--Chat Log--Chat Log Migration, tap on it and choose the chat log we need to migrate, and tap on “Migrate”. then it will pop up us a QR code.

3.Log in WeChat on your iPhone 8 with same WeChat ID and password, then scan the QR code, and it will begin migration itself.

Other Ways of Transferring WeChat Messages

Also if there are only several WeChat messages you need to save, you can screenshot them to your photos album, then transfer them to your iPhone 8 with some chat apps, or iCloud.

Tips: when you need to backup your iPhone data, or you lost some of your iPhone data occasionally, iRefone can help you with it selectively. Also it can help us recover lost data with three recovery mode, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup.

For detailed steps, you can refer to below article:

Extract WeChat Contacts from Broken iPhone

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