How to reset my WeChat password

June 6, 2017

WeChat is a free messaging App. WeChat is a Chinese company that is used by million of users across the world. It is used to provide voice and text message communication.It provides good and unique features as compared to other apps. It also supports the Broadcasting message, video conferencing, file sharing and exchanging contacts with nearby people via Bluetooth. The main feature of WeChat is the web WeChat and user use WeChat online. You can chat directly on your PC, for this you have to link WeChat from your Phone to PC and messages will be reflected across both devices. You can download Wechat App on any of these devices such as Android,iPhone, Windows based phone and Symbian phones.

WeChat includes:

  • Text/video/picture messaging
  • Mobile phone top-up
  • WeChat moments (akin to Facebook’s news feed)
  • Mapping and localization services
  • WeChat Gaming
  • E-wallet, Payment and Financial services
  • Dating
  • QR Codes
  • ‘Didi Kaudi’ – Taxi Ordering

It is very complicated to login into your account while you forgot your password. Someone also may hack your account then to access your account you need a WeChat password recovery process. Through this process, ou can access your account without using the old password. To recover your password you need to ensure that you have saved your alternative email address or your contact number. If you didn't provide this information earlier then you should contact the support team.

WeChat password reset process

There are two ways to reset your process whether you can use your alternative email address linked with the WeChat ID or you may use your phone number to reset your password.

1.Reset WeChat password via Email

  • Support in the footer, then click Help Center
  • Click forget password
  • Now click on “reset the password via email” on your computer.
  • Now enter the recovery mail address and then click the “Next”.
  • Now check your recovery email id, a verification code sent on it.
  • Click on the “I have received the verification code ” otherwise click on the “get verification code again”.
  • Now enter this code in the box and provide the new password and click “OK” to save the changes.
  • Try to login in your account by using your new password

2.Reset WeChat password by phone

  • Firstly open “reset the password via phone” on your computer.
  • Now select your country region from the drop-down list and then enter your phone number.
  • When you click on next button you will get an SMS containing “verification code”.
  • Click on the “I have received the verification code ” otherwise click on the “get verification code again”.
  • Enter this code and type your “new password.”
  • Retype it again for the confirmation and then click “OK”
  • Log in again with your new password.

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