How to Reinstall WeChat

Would you like to reinstall WeChat on your Android or iPhone mobile? We are going to tell you how to do it on here. It’s quite easy to do and you won’t need to spend too much effort for reinstalling the application. All you need to do is a few steps. We recommend you to clear cache and data before you uninstall WeChat from your devices. Otherwise you may get some installation errors while you try to reinstall and that will make things harder for you. Generally reinstall is needed when you have the problem with the app. If your app is working properly, please don’t do it. Let’s tell you how to do that.

Firstly close the application on your device and go to “Settings” of your Android or iOS device. Then click on “General” and select “Application Manager”. Firstly you will need to clear data and cache of the app. Select WeChat from application list and uninstall the application. Restart your mobile and go to Google Play and search for WeChat. Reinstall the application again and you are done. Run WeChat.

Let’s tell you how to do it step by step.

Reinstall WeChat Step by Step

  • Close WeChat on your device.
  • Go to settings of your mobile.
  • Select General.
  • Select Application Manager from the menu.
  • Select WeChat from application list.
  • You will see some settings and buttons about WeChat on this page. Clear data first, then clear cache.
  • When you are done with clear things uninstall WeChat.
  • Go to file manager (or install one from Google Play), if there’s any file remained from WeChat, remove them from your device.
  • Restart your phone.
  • Go to google play and reinstall the application!
  • Run WeChat on your mobile.

You are done, now you can use WeChat application on your device again.

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2 Comments

    • Hello Antony,
      Thanks for the question. We created a content with inspiring from your question. I hope it helps you. You can see it: https://www.howtochatonline.net/chat-apps/wechat/install-wechat-to-microsoft-lumia-640-xl/

      You will need to upgrade your device and the content includes information on how to upgrade your phone. If you already upgraded your phone or if you can’t upgraded your phone, you will need to contact service providers for that. If you upgrade the phone successfully to install WeChat but if you can’t run it, you will need to contact WeChat support. If you couldn’t upgrade your phone, you will need to contact Microsoft support.

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