Do you want to back up chat messages or history from WeChat to computer? WeChat is a great instant messenger. You can use it to send and share a lot of data and files other than just chatting. It is a great tool to keep connected with family and friends. Many people find WeChat is addictive. We spend a lot of time on WeChat each day. WeChat saves a lot of important data on our mobile phone. We need to back up data from WeChat to our computer from time to time. In an earlier guide, we discussed how you can back up chat history from WeChat on Android to PC. Since then, we have received some feedback from our site visitors asking whether there is equivalent software or tool can help back up WeChat messages from iPhone to computer. In this quick WeChat backup guide, we will show you an easy way to backup chat history from WeChat for iPhone to PC. Do follows if you like to transfer your WeChat messages to computer.
How to export WeChat messages from iPhone to computer via iPhone WeChat Recovery?
This is the easiest solution you can back up or export data from WeChat on iPhone to a PC or Mac computer. You can firstly download the iPhone WeChat Recovery software on computer; then connect iPhone to computer via USB; run the WeChat backup tool and use it to scan your iPhone for WeChat files and documents, you will then be able to preview WeChat messages and back up WeChat data from iPhone to computer.
How to Back up WeChat messages from iPhone to computer via iTools?
iTools is the only tool you will need for this job. You can download this free tool from this link. It comes with pro version. But in order to back up Wechat history, you can use the free trial version only. Run this iPhone manager on your PC. Connect up your iPhone to computer via USB. Then go to the Apps tab, click iPhone >> Apps >> WeChat, click Backup button, you will open the drop-down menu with two options to backup only WeChat and backup both WeChat app and its documents. Choose “With Record” option, you will back up WeChat app and its data from iPhone to computer instantly.
The Wechat and its chat history will be saved to computer as .ipa file so you can’t open and preview your Wechat messages before you restore WeChat from computer to iPhone. If you like to restore WeChat chat history later, you can refer to this step-by-step guide to install apps to iPhone without iTunes. If you want to selectively back up any WeChat messages, photos, videos, Sight videos from iPhone to your PC or Mac, or if you want to copy your WeChat messages and files from iPhone to computer without any software, or back up WeChat data from iPhone to computer as readable files and documents, you can refer to this guide to back up WeChat messages and files to computer via WeChat for web.
By default, WeChat Sight videos can’t be saved or downloaded without a third party software. You can refer to this guide to save WeChat Sight videos to computers if interested.