How To Transfer WeChat Messages From iPhone To Computer

WeChat is a powerful app that we can hardly live without today. We use it to communicate, pay, order, and do a lot of other things that are closely related to our daily life. Apart from its various functions, it plays a more and more important role in communication. It inevitably happens that you accidentally delete or lost your WeChat conversations. Therefore, transferring the conversations to the computer as a backup is an excellent idea.

It requires a third-party data extractor for you to extract messages from WeChat and transfer them to a computer. iMyFone D-Port is the solution through which you can efficiently extract WeChat data from the iOS device, iTunes backup and iCloud backup to computer.

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  • It supports to extract data from iOS devices, iTunes backup and iCloud backup.
  • Supports extracting 18+ types of data such as messages, contacts, videos, photos, notes, WeChat, WhatsApp, Kik and more.
  • You can check the iTunes backup and iCloud backup without having device at hand or restoring it to iOS devices.
  • Works with nearly all the iOS devices such as iPhone 8 (Plus), iPhone 7 (Plus) and the new iOS 11 system.
  • The pro version of iMyFone D-Port supports to backup, restore and export your iOS data easily.

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1 Transfer WeChat Messages from iPhone to Computer

Step 1: Download and install iMyFone D-Port on your computer. Start the software and tap "Backup & Export from Device" then "Export Data".

Backup & Export from Device

Step 2: Connect your device to the computer. Select "WeChat" in the next screen that will pop up after you hit the "Next" button from the main window.

select wechat as file type

Step 3: When your device is connected, the program will start scanning your iPhone.

scan your iPhone

Step 4: When the scan is completed, the preview screen will show you the WeChat history. Check the content that is important and click "Export" at the bottom and select a folder to save the data from the next window.

preview wechat messages from iphone


2 Transfer WeChat Messages from iTunes Backup to Computer

Step 1: From the main interface select "Extract Data from Backup" tab. Choose iTunes from the backup tab of the backup list. Pick the right iTunes backup file and click "Next" button.

Extract from iTunes Backup

Step 2: Select WeChat as the extractable file from the next window.

select WeChat as the extractable file

Step 3: iMyFone D-Port will start to scan your iTunes backup files for the WeChat messages. Please wait for a second.

Pick the right backup file

Step 4: In the next window, you will preview the WeChat messages that you can extract. Mark those you want to transfer and click "Export." After completing the extraction, you have to choose the place where you want to save the data. Pick a destination on your computer and allow the program to complete the process.

extract wechat messages from itunes backup


3 Transfer WeChat Messages from iCloud Backup to Computer

Step 1: Press "Extract Data from Backup" option from the interface of iMyFone D-Port. Then click "Download iCloud Backup".

 select WeChat as the file

Step 2: Enter iCloud login details on the next screen that appears after you click "Next". (Please rest assured that iMyFone D-Port will not record your login details.)

Enter iCloud login details

Step 3: The program will show you the available backup files. Choose the file from which you want to extract data and transfer to the computer.

choose icloud backup file

Step 4: You have to select WeChat as the file from next screen so that you can transfer the data.

 select WeChat as the file

Step 5:The program will start to download the WeChat data from the iCloud backup. The time to complete the process depends on the size of the history. Please be patient.

 select WeChat as the file

Step 6: See all the extracted WeChat data in the preview screen and pick those that are valuable. when the downloading is finished. Hit "Extract" button to begin extracting content. In the small pop-up screen, pick the location where you want to store the exported WeChat history.

export the WeChat data

iMyFone D-Port is the right choice to transfer WeChat history from iPhone running nearly all iOS versions including the latest iOS 11 to a PC/Mac in a few simple steps. Download the Free Trial and begin exploring the program's competency today!

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