Retrieve Deleted WeChat Contacts From iPhone 8


As iPhone 8 is about to be relesed this autumn, most people feel excited about the pre-released iPhone 8. But as to me, I am concerened with the data security in the new iPhone 8 like wechat contacts. What to do with when wechat contacts are deleted from iPhone 8 by mistakenly? Is there any way to restore deleted wechat contacts? Luckily, there are indeed methods to recover iPhone 8 lost wechat contacts easily. Here it is.

Method 1. Restore iPhone 8 deleted wechat contacts from iPhone backup

It is a good habit to backup your iPhone data with iTunes or iCloud just in case of data loss problem happening. It is quite convenient to restore lost wechat contacts from your iPhone backup directly.

If you are using iCloud backup, just go to iPhone Setting> General> Reset> Reset All Content and Settings, after that, restart your iPhone and it will ask whether to restore from iCloud backup data. Just choose one containing your deleted wechat contacts and then, restore.

If you are using iTunes backup, the steps are quite similar. Just connect your iPhone 8 to the computer and launch iTunes. Once your iPhone 8 is recognized by iTunes, you can choose Restore Backup button to get back deleted wechat contacts. Quite easy.

But if you don’t have an iTunes or iCloud backup for deleted wechat contacts on iPhone 8, you need another way to help you.

Method 2. Retrieve deleted wechat contacts from iPhone 8 without backup

If you don’t have an iTunes or iCloud backup for deleted wechat contacts, let iFonebox help you. As is known that iFonebox is a professional iPhone WeChat data recovery tool which can not only recover iPhone deleted wechat messages, wechat contacts directly. Also, you can access and restore lost wechat data from iTunes or iCloud backup selectively, within the help from iFonebox.

Download and install iFonebox on your computer ahead before using it. Two versions are accessible: Windows version and Mac version.

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Steps to retrieve deleted wechat contacts from iPhone 8

Launch iPhone WeChat Recovery tool. Select “Recover from iOS device”, connect your phone via USB cable, bear in mind that, you need to tap “Trust” on your iPhone screen if it is the first time to connect your iPhone to PC. Next step is to click “Start” to begin.


Scan “Wechat Contacts” from iPhone. When you on the interface of iFonebox, you need to select “Wechat Contacts” under “Text Data” and begin the scanning process. PS: if you having large data on your iDevice, it might take a little longer on scanning, just be patient.


Preview and Select. After scan done, you can select “Only display the deleted items” to filter your results if you are looking for deleted call history. After finish select, just tap “Recover to PC” then the Wechat contacts will be saved in your PC successfully.


See, just three steps and you can retrieve deleted wechat contacts from your iPhone 8 successfully and conveniently within the help from iFonebox.

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