How to Reset/Recover Forgotten WeChat Password

In this guide check out how to reset/ recover forgotten WeChat password easily by changing it.

It feels really a pain when you can’t remember the password for WeChat account that you have. Either you have moved to a new phone or freshly re-installed it on a new phone, it usually happens that we forget our password. Your forgotten WeChat password now can be recovered or reset easily within few minutes, follow the procedure mentioned here. Many of you might have faced issue during registration successful but haven’t received verification code or SMS confirmation. They can get started to with WeChat by this procedure as well.

WeChat Password There are two methods by which you can reset WeChat Password, they are –

Reset WeChat Password by Phone

Most of the users have signed up with their phone number. If you are one with WeChat ID linked to your phone number, then make use of the following procedure to generate a new password –

  • Open Reset password via phone on your PC.
  • Now provide your Country/Region and then your phone number and click on Next.
  • A SMS containing verification code will be sent your phone. If you have received it then click on “I have received the verification code” or else “Get verification code again” to start the procedure again.
  • Now provide the new password, and the verification code and then hit Ok.
  • Visit your mobile app and try to login with new password and User ID.
  • If you are useful then you have updated your password.

Reset WeChat Password by Email

For those who have registered using their email ID, you should know the email to recover your account. Follow the simple procedure mentioned here –

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  • Open Reset password via email on your PC.
  • Provide the email address and then click on Next.
  • You will then receive Verification code via email, so check your  mail inbox.
  • In the next page, you will see – if you have received it then click on “I have received the verification code” or else “Get verification code again” to start the procedure again.
  • Now provide the new password, and the verification code and then hit Ok.
  • Visit your mobile app and try to login with new password and User ID.
  • Your are done.

If your WeChat account is banned then use a completely different procedure.