As a cross-platform communication tool, WeChat supports single and multiplayer participation while chatting and send voice messages, picture, videos and text messages with others via mobile phone network. When using WeChat to contact people, people like to send pictures with others, however, those WeChat photos take much storage space on iOS device and make your phone run slower. Or sometimes, there are some WeChat photos you want to delete permanently from your iPhone. So how to delete WeChat photos from iPhone? Let's check the available ways to delete WeChat pictures for your reference.
Except for the videos stored on WeChat, those WeChat photos occupy much of your iPhone memory, too. If you only want to delete WeChat photos from your iOS device to free up iPhone storage despite there is chance to have your deleted WeChat photos been recovered by others, you can simply remove your WeChat photos directly from your iPhone. Below are the steps you can refer to.
Step 1. Unlock your iPhone and launch WeChat app on your device.
Step 2. Tap "Me" > "Settings" > "General" option on WeChat app.
Step 3. Tap "Manage Storage" option to check how much storage space that WeChat takes on your device.
Step 4. Tap "View WeChat Storage" option under Manage Storage page. Then you can check all the chat lists on WeChat.
Step 5. Locate where the unwanted photos are from and select one friend that contains the undesired pictures from the list.
Step 6. Check one or more unwanted WeChat photos from the new interface, or check "Select All" option, and then tap "Delete" option on the bottom to remove them from your iPhone.
If you want to delete the photos from WeChat permanently on your iPhone, it is kindly recommended to rely on a professional cleaning tool - WeChat Photo Eraser for iOS (Windows/Mac) to delete WeChat photos from iPhone without any chance to recover. This WeChat Photo Eraser enables you to select the unwanted WeChat photos while previewing and erase WeChat photos with 1-click on iPhone X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5S/SE, iPad Pro, the new iPad, iPad Air, iPad 2, iPad mini, iPod touch and etc.
Below are the free trails of the software in Windows and Mac version, please download it on your computer to manage iPhone data right now.
Notes: Please make sure your WeChat photos are stored on your iPhone, and remember to backup your iPhone data before going further in case of data lost.
[User Guide] Steps to Erase WeChat Photos on iPhone X/8/7/6/5:
Step 1. Launch the WeChat Photo Eraser on your computer and make your iPhone connected to computer with a USB cable. The this software will detect your iPhone and scan your iPhone data automatically.
Step 2. Then you might choose the erasing mode and erasing level according to your need. To delete WeChat photos, please choose "Erase Private Data" mode on the interface to move on.
Step 3. Then please click "Photos" tab and select the unwanted WeChat photos while previewing. After selection, please click "Erase Now" button and type "delete" on the pop-up window to confirm your action and start deleting WeChat photos from iPhone immediately with zero opportunity to recover.