Steps To Transfer WeChat Data From iPhone 5 To iPhone 6s

wechat-data-transferNowadays, more and more people prefer to using WeChat to send audio messages, instant videos, photos to their friends. And it is said that WeChat is the largest standalone messaging app by monthly active users. So when you get a new iPhone 6s to replace old iPhone 5, how to transfer those WeChat data like audio messages, photos from your old iPhone 5 to the new iPhone 6s? Here, I have listed detailed steps to help you transfer WeChat data from old iPhone to the new one.

When you want to transfer WeChat data from iPhone 5 to new iPhone 6s, you need to meet two conditions:

  1. Connect to the same Wi-Fi. You have to make sure that your iPhone 5 and iPhone 6s are connected to the same Wi-Fi.
  2. Log in with the same WeChat account. Also, you have to ensure that you have sign in WeChat with same account in both iPhone.

Then, follow the detailed steps listed as following to transfer WeChat data from iPhone 5 to iPhone 6s. Bear in mind to back up your WeChat data before transferring with iTunes, iCloud or iFoneBackup, just in case of data loss during the transferring.

Step 1. Sign in WeChat account on your iPhone 5. Go to “Me” tab.

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Step 2. Click “Settings” button shown as above photo. Then, follow the next step.

Step 3. Click “General” tab.

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Step 4. Click “Chat Log Migration” button.

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Step 5. Strike “Migrate to Another Phone”.

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Step 6. Use iPhone 6s to “Scan QR Code” in the interface. Once scanning QR code, the transferring process will begin.

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That’s all. Now, all WeChat data from iPhone 5 have been in your iPhone 6s.

PS: if you have any WeChat data loss, don’t worry. I have mentioned that you should back up your WeChat data before transferring just in case. So when such data loss accidents happen, iFonebox (Win and Mac) will be your first and best choice to restore those lost WeChat data from backup selectively.


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