How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone

Last Updated : Nov 22, 2020

How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone

In this article we will show you how to retrieve old WhatsApp messages in new phone, WhatsApp is the biggest platform for sharing texts and media files over the internet. With over 2 billion users one can imagine the impact of this application on humans.

Hence, people use it, many-many people. And most of them change their mobile device as technology is getting better and better these days. People surely love their past thar’s why they want to keep their chats on their new device too.

Some might have chats with their loved ones or some might have important information regarding their work or studies it could be anything. IN the old days when we had to make back-up of our data or files we had to transfer it to a hard disk drive or a pen drive, we did not had access to fast internet in those days.

Transferring data to a hard drive had it’s own demerits, one is that your hard disk drive can corrupt and you will end up losing the data but now the picture is changed. Now we have fast internet and now we can make back-up of our precious data on platforms like google drive, one drive, drop box etc.

Whatever your data is WhatsApp has the solution for it, you can retrieve your chats in to your new device. You don’t need to use a third-party app for this process. Just internet and your device, and since you are using WhatsApp it’s obvious that you have a google account.

In this article we will provide you with the solution of this problem, we will provide simple steps by which you can make your chat backup and can use them in your new device.

Step By Step Guide On How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone :-

  • Open your WhatsApp mobile application.
  • Open the settings, there you will find an option labelled as CHATS.

    How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone

  • Open Chats, and at the bottom you will find the “back up” option, tap at it.

    How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone

  • Here you will find many options regarding this feature such as :- You can select the google account at which you want your chat backup to get saved, You can select the time interval in which your chat should backup by itself including options like (never, daily , weekly), You can also select if you want your chat be backed up by wi-fi or cellular data, You can select that if you want the video media files to be saved or not and It totally depends on you which settings you want to opt to.

    How To Retrieve Old WhatsApp Messages In New Phone

  • Now, in your new mobile device install WhatsApp and submit the number which was used by you previously.
  • It is important that you use the same google account which you used in your previous mobile device, otherwise it won’t work for you and you will end up losing all your chats.
  • An option to restore chat will pop-up, tap at it.

Conclusion :-

With these simple steps you will find your old chats in your new device, and can kick your nostalgia with better tech and a new device. I hope this article on how to retrieve old WhatsApp messages in new phone helps you.

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