Home Android How to Backup & Restore WhatsApp Chats from Google Drive

How to Backup & Restore WhatsApp Chats from Google Drive

WhatsApp backup is one of the useful and handy tools to get saved your chats for a long time. But, from now onwards you can be only able to store backups in Google Drive. So, Here’s the step by step guide on, How to Backup WhatsApp Chats & restore from Google Drive.

WhatsApp renders you the option to save all of your chats with media in the cloud. Also, Google promises to store all WhatsApp media or backup freely on Google Drive, won’t cost you any more. In the new update, WhatsApp has announced that all the chats & media will be removed from the user’s who haven’t backed up data on Google Drive. That’s why it’s essential to save WhatsApp backup on Google Drive.

Without wasting time, backup all your chats on Google Drive Now!

Note: The method only works on Android as we’re talking about Google Drive. We used WhatsApp version 2.18.349 to complete this guide. On iPhone, You can store backup on iCloud.

How to Backup WhatsApp Chats in Google Drive

  1. Update your WhatsApp to the latest version. It’ll help you to make it fast.
  2. Open WhatsApp & tap on three dots menu icon, then head over to Settings > Chats.how to backup whatsapp chats on google drive
  3. Tap on Chat backup option and navigate to Back up to Google Drive option you can take backup Daily, Weekly, Monthly, or even Yearly.
  4. Choose a Google Account you want to save the backup, from the Account section. You can also add a new account if you’re going to save it on a different account.
  5. Once done, Tap on the Backup button to save your backup immediately, make sure to tap on it if you’re doing it for the first time. Also, If you choose ‘Only when I tap Back Up’ under settings option, then it is an obvious need to backup all chats in Google Drive.
  6. That’s it.

As we back up all the chats, it is must to know how to restore WhatsApp chat backup from Google Drive. Well, the process is straightforward.

How to Restore WhatsApp Backup from Google Drive

  1. Download WhatsApp on your mobile, from play store.
  2. Open WhatsApp, then Enter your phone number & tap on next.
  3. Now verify your number via OTP.
  4. After verification, It’ll show you all the backups available on your Google Drive, If you’ve backed up, then it shows. Now tap on restore, to restore the backup.how to backup whatsapp chats on google drive
  5. Once the process completed, tap on next button & start using your account.
  6. That’s it.

Once restored, you can delete the backup from Google Drive if you want. You can easily remove the backup from the drive. Let’s see the process.

How to Delete WhatsApp Backup from Google Drive

  1. At first, Log in to your Google Account on PC or Phone.
  2. Under Google Drive, Tap on the Backups available on the left side of the sidebar.
  3. Here all the WhatsApp Backups are available.how to backup whatsapp chats on google drive
  4. You can choose the one which is not needed anymore and delete accordingly.
  5. That’s it.

Well, Google removes the limit of storage for saving WhatsApp chats and Media. So, If you think the backups are needed, then you can keep it in your Google Drive. While you can delete some old backups, if available.

See Also: 30 Best WhatsApp Tricks of 2018

If you want to check the WhatsApp backups, open Google Drive & tap on Backups option. Same Like this:

So, If you do not wish to lose your WhatsApp data. Make sure to take backup of WhatsApp Chats on Google Drive. Once you backed up your chats, share this article with your friends too, if they don’t know WhatsApp start removing the backups.

More Related to WhatsApp:

Haneet Singh
He enjoys troubleshooting with iOS & Android devices. He loves to keep in touch with the latest technology! He loves to do experiments on new Operating Systems.

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Downloads

Download Google Camera 7.4 Mod APK for any Android

Google Camera 7.4 is the newest iteration of famous Google’s Pixel Camera app. Last month, Google rolled out GCam 7.4 on Pixel devices. Although...

Download Google Camera for Nokia 5.3 (Best GCam 7.4)

Nokia 5.3 is one of the best camera-centric smartphones of 2020, under the mid-range price bracket. It’s a follow-up to the Nokia 5.1. The...

Download Asus PC Suite Latest Version for Windows (32-bit & 64-bit)

Are you one of the Asus phone owners? If yes then you probably searching useful tools for your phone. PC Suite is an essential...

Download Google Camera 7.3 for Realme Narzo 10 & Narzo 10A

Last Month, Oppo’s spin-off Realme announced a new smartphone series dubbed as Narzo. The new Narzo lineup knocks up the market with two budget-friendly...

Download Paranoid Android ROM for OnePlus 8 & OnePlus 8 Pro

OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro are the latest flagship counter devices that bring top-notch specifications under a budget price. Not only the hardware...

Best GCam Guides

Download Google Camera 7.3 for OnePlus 8 & 8 Pro

After trailing the flagship-killer tagline behind, the company has launched its next-generation smartphones, dubbed as OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The real-flagship dawns...

Download Google Camera 7.3 for Redmi Note 9 Pro & 9 Pro Max

Recently, Redmi launched its next-generation Note-series phones in the form of Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max. And the camera...

Download Google Camera 7.3 for Samsung Galaxy S20 & S20+ [for Snapdragon Variant]

Samsung Galaxy S20 is by far the best camera smartphone of the year 2020. Samsung scale up the camera performance of Galaxy S20's from...

Download Google Camera 7.3 for Realme 6 & Realme 6 Pro (Updated)

Realme is all set to bang under the very competitive mid-range price segment with its newest Realme 6 series phones. Realme 6 & Realme...

Download Google Camera 7.2 for Samsung Galaxy A51

Samsung Galaxy A51 is arguably one of the best mid-range smartphones of the year 2020. The Galaxy A51 is billing with a quadruple-camera setup,...

Latest

PhoneWalls App by YTECHB released for Android (Download Now)

Looking for a platform where you can access all Stock Wallpapers without need to invest time in searching wallpapers. Obviously the first choice is...

Download Motorola One Fusion (Plus) Stock Wallpapers [FHD+]

Last month, Motorola unveiled the One Fusion+. Now the company brings its vanilla variant in the form of the Motorola One Fusion. Talking about...

Nokia rolls out Android 10 Update for Nokia 1 [Android Go Edition]

The base variant of Nokia 1 now receiving the Android 10 update. Nokia 1 is an Android Go and as Nokia promised, they are...

How to Download YouTube Videos on iPhone or iPad (via Siri Shortcuts) [Definitive Guide]

If you want to download YouTube Videos on your iPhone or iPad for offline playback. Then, you can follow the below-listed steps and save...

Download Poco M2 Pro Stock Wallpapers [FHD+]

After a bunch of teasers, Xiaomi’s offshoot Poco M2 Pro goes official in India. The Poco M2 Pro is the newest (and forth) smartphone,...