How To Restore WhatsApp Chat History

Lost your chats and want to restore WhatsApp chat history from your Google Drive, then don’t worry I will help you to restore your WhatsApp backup so that you can recover your chat history.

WhatsApp automatically backup our chats on Google Drive on a daily basis. But for this, first, we need to create WhatsApp Backup and select on which basis our chat backup will create automatically.

Pro Tip: You can also read our guide on How To Export WhatsApp Chat- Complete Guide and Save WhatsApp Status Images & Videos

How To Restore WhatsApp Chat Backup

WhatsApp backup is the great way to retrieve your chats if deleted mistakenly. Free of cost to recover the chats. The only thing you need to make WhatsApp Backup so that you can use that backup to restore the chats. One thing you need to knows that you can restore the recent backup only from this method.

Step By Step Guide To Restore WhatsApp Chat History

To restore WhatsApp chats or back up there will be some basic and pretty simple steps to be followed. In this post, we can see step by step guide to restore WhatsApp chat.

Step 1: First of all, launch your WhatsApp to restore your WhatsApp chats.

Homescreen

Step 2: A screen will appear in which you have to tap on Agree And Continue to proceed for the next step.

Whatsapp privacy policy

Tap On Agree And Continue

Step 3: Enter the mobile number for which you want to restores your WhatsApp chats.

Verify WhatsApp Phone Number

Verify Phone Number

Step 4: Now in this step, you need to verify your entered mobile number. If it wrong you can tap on edit to correct the mobile number.

Confirm Phone Number

Confirm Phone Number

Step 5: After that, a verification process is started in which an OTP is sent to the entered mobile number. Enter the OTP to verify your mobile number and proceed to the next step.

WhatsApp number verification

WhatsApp Number Verification

Step 6: Now at this step, you can see there is an option to restore your chats. Tap on restore to store your previously back up chats or if you want to start with a new or fresh you can tap on Skip.

WhatsApp Chat restore

WhatsApp Chat Restore

Step 7: Now you can see that your chat data is ready to restore and your other data such as images and videos will be restored after your message restore.

Restoring WhatsApp messages

Restoring WhatsApp Messages

Step 8: When all the chats are restored you can see that your number of messages stored and your media will be restored in the background.

WhatsApp chats restored

WhatsApp Chats Restored

Step 9: Here you can see that your media is restoring. Now you can start using your WhatsApp with the oldest chats.

Restoring WhatsApp Media

Restoring WhatsApp Media

Your all recent chats are restored which was present on your WhatsApp Backup, Now all WhatsApp media will be restored in the background. You can use your WhatsApp without any hurdle.

Benefits Of Making WhatsApp Backup

  1. Easy recoverable in case of loss of mobile and formatting of the device.
  2. No need for internal storage.
  3. Hassle-free experience: Moving the WhatsApp data from old phone to new phone.
  4. No data loss if you make your WhatsApp chats backup.

Why Use Google Drive For WhatsApp Backup

We can use Google drive for making WhatsApp chats backup because in the online platform Google is the best service provider in everything. So many people used Google services mostly. Google provides 15 GB of cloud storage is free.

Earlier if we stored WhatsApp backup on google drive it counts from the 15 GB of cloud storage.

Let us assume if the size of WhatsApp chat backup is 3.3GB than the free space in google drive is (15-3.3)GB that is 11.7GB.
But after 12 November it does not count from the total storage.

If you still did not back up your chat then you need to do hurry before losing your important chat. 

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

How can I download WhatsApp chat history?

Export WhatsApp Chat is another WhatsApp Top Feature in which we can export a copy of individual chat or group to any place outside your Android or iPhone smartphone, like Gmail, Google Drive, etc. If you want to print out your WhatsApp chat, then you can do it by exporting it. There are lots of messages in your WhatsApp that are important which you want to keep forever in a safe place. You can export your chat with or without media, depending on your needs.

When you block someone on WhatsApp do they know?

The person will not able to send the message. If He or She will try to send the message the message will send but we did not receive that message.
He or She not able to see our Profile Picture(DP).
He or She not able to see our Last Seen.
He or She not able to call us on WhatsApp.
He or She not able to video call us on WhatsApp.
He or She not able to see our About.
Note: Our chat history will be cleared (If We Report And Block).

Is two-step verification safe in WhatsApp?

WhatsApp Two-Step Verification is a process by which the user has to require two steps (method) to verify itself from preventing any unauthorized access to the account as it adds up a layer of extra protection to the account. By enabling this we can access our account only after the successful.
Benefits Or Use Of Two-Step Verification In WhatsApp
1. The account will be safe.
2. An extra layer of security is added.
3. No chances of data loss or theft.

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