Restore Lost WeChat Messages After iPhone 6 Update To iOS 10.1.1


Having problem while trying to install the iOS 10.1.1 update on iPhone 6. After I press the update, and start the update process. It suddenly Popped up an error message and later, after I restart my iPhone 6, I found that all wechat messages were gone. Please help me to restore my lost wechat messages. They were important to me. Thanks. 

It is quite obvious that this user lost all wechat messages during the process of updating iPhone 6 to iOS 10.1.1. We all know that accidents happen usually especially like data loss problem when update. So the safest way to keep those data is to back up your iPhone before update, just in case. Here, is it possible to restore lost wechat messages on iPhone after update to iOS 10.1.1? As to me, I would say, of course. There are still chances to retrieve lost wechat messages due to iOS 10.1.1. update so long as under the help from iFonebox, a professional WeChat data recovery tool.

As is known that iFonebox is a powerful iPhone WeChat data recovery tool which can not only recover deleted wechat messages, wechat contacts, etc, from iPhone or iPad directly, but extract and restore WeChat data from iTunes or iCloud backup selectively, without wiping any data on your iOS device. So cool. Also, iFonebox is supportive to recover more than 16 types of data like contacts, notes, text  messages, etc, from iPhone or iPad. Next, I will show you steps to retrieve lost wechat messages after iPhone 6 update to iOS 10.1.1 in details.

Undoubtedly, you need to download and install iFonebox on your computer firstly. There are two versions optional: Windows version and Mac version. Just choose one to download according to your computer model.

How to restore lost wechat messages after iPhone 6 update to iOS 10.1.1?

Run iFonebox. Choose Recover from iOS Device mode. Please plug in your iPhone to the compute with USB cable so as to scan and recover deleted wechat messages. Once connected successfully, your iPhone will be detected by iFonebox. If it is the first time to connect your iPhone to the computer, you need to choose Yes when asked whether to “Trust the computer” on your iPhone screen. Click Start button to begin.


Scan WeChat messages from iPhone. Just click on WeChat Messages item to start automatic scanning and analysis process. If you have a large data for lost wechat messages, it will take a longer time to scan.

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Preview and choose deleted wechat messages to recover. Now you can select those deleted wechat messages you need and then, click Recover to PC button to get back all deleted wechat messages from iPhone directly.ifonebox-WeChat-messages

How to retrieve lost wechat messages from backup due to update?

If you have an iTunes or iCloud backup for your lost wechat messages when update to iOS 10.1.1, iFonebox is also a helper to extract and recover only wechat messages from backup data, without erasing other data on your iOS device. Here, I will choose Recover from iCloud Backup mode to help you find lost wechat messages on iPhone.

Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iCloud Backup mode in the main interface of the program and then, you will need to sign in with your Apple ID and password. Remember to turn off your two step verification ahead. After that, you have the chance to select your iCloud backup to download.


Download WeChat data from iCloud backup. After you have selected one iCloud backup to download, iFonebox will start the downloading process. Also, you can select only wechat data to download to save more time.


Scan lost wechat messages from downloaded iCloud backup. After downloading process finished, you are able to access and view those lost wechat messages from iCloud backup. Just click on WeChat Messages item and scan lost data from it.


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