How to Change WeChat ID (Steps for Android and iOS with Pictures)

I am going to tell you how to change WeChat ID on this post. I hope this guideline will help you guys and you are going to change your WeChat ID easily without any problem. This will be useful for beginners of WeChat. This guide is going to be steps with pictures. If you have any questions, you can check our support opportunities at the end of this page. You can also write a comment.

WeChat ID change generally is a good solution for troubles with people nearby problems. You can also have a nice and unique ID with this way. You can do the same for Android and iOS device for changing the ID. So I am not going to tell those at separate paragraphs or pages. Following pictures are going to be for Android but if you are using iPhone, don’t worry about it. All steps are also same for you.

How to Change WeChat ID

1-) Open WeChat application on your Android or iOS devices.

Change WeChat ID Step 1

2-) After the application runs on your device, you will go to main screen of the app. Please tap on Me option on the bottom menu of the application. Please see the following picture for that.

Change WeChat ID Step 2

3-) You will see the WeChat ID option on the new page. Tap on WeChat ID.

Change WeChat ID Step 3

4-) Delete your current WeChat ID and type a new ID for yourself and finally tap on Save.

Change WeChat ID Step 4

Important: As you have seen in the last picture, you can change WeChat ID only once. So please think twice before you change it. Also think about your ID well if you are using WeChat very actively. Once you change WeChat ID, you won’t able to take it back or replace it again.

I am glad that I am writing my first guide here. I hope I am going to be with you more at incoming days with more guides.

Do You Lose Contacts or Messages if You Change WeChat ID

This is completely a normal process. You are not going to lose anything if you change WeChat ID. Your contacts and your conversations won’t be removed.

If you have any questions, you can use one of support options below or comments. We will also provide more tutorials about WeChat at incoming pages.

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One thought on “How to Change WeChat ID (Steps for Android and iOS with Pictures)

  • November 16, 2018 at 12:30 pm

    Hello, I can’t change my WeChat ID? Why I can’t do it at the moment?


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