How to recover deleted messages of whatsapp
How to recover deleted messages of whatsapp
Recover deleted messages of your WhatsApp easily using three best methods for Android and one best method for iPhone
WhatsApp is very popular social app. But there is a problem with this app that you cannot use this on your computer without using any special software which can install WhatsApp on your computer. If you use the WhatsApp on your Android or iPhone, then you will have noticed WhatsApp has a separate folder in your external memory e.g. SD Card or Memory Card. The main purpose of this separate folder is to keep all the files such as text messages, images and other media files you can also find all of your images and other media in this folder if you want to find them, then Go to your SD Card > WhatsApp > WhatsApp Media and you will find all media files which you had either sent or received in this folder.
No what will happen if you accidently delete your important files or messages from your WhatsApp? Before the answer, I want to tell you something. Do you know when you receive something from your friends where is that stored that is not stored in any Server, in fact, WhatsApp has not a colossal server that it can store all of your media and other files permanently in it, in fact, it stores everything in your phone’s default storage or external storage such as memory card or SD Card. Now come to the point if you delete your sensitive data from your WhatsApp then how can you recover that again as WhatsApp do not have any backup for restoring your data but do not worry WhatsApp takes care of its users it creates a backup of your all data in your Memory card so you can easily recover that data after deleting. WhatsApp is featured in such a way that at every 4 AM it start creating the backups of your WhatsApp and stores for you.
#1 How To Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages In Android Phone
The method to restore deleted data from your WhatsApp is quite easy and just need to install the WhatsApp again. You have to follow some easy and quick steps given below.
Step 1. First of all uninstall the WhatsApp from your Android device.
Step 2. When you have, uninstall the WhatsApp from your Android just launch the Google Play Store and install a new copy of WhatsApp.
Step 3. When WhatsApp is successfully installed on your Android device, just open it and enter your Phone number which you was using on the previous WhatsApp and click next button.
Step 4. Now WhatsApp will detect a backup that is present on your external storage and will ask you to restore it.
Step 5. Click on the restore button to restore it again. That’s it WhatsApp Messages have been recovered.
#2 How To Recover WhatsApp Messages Without Uninstalling It From Phone
This method is also very easy to follow, but here we will not uninstall or install the WhatsApp on our Android device, in fact, we will clear the WhatsApp data from our phone and when WhatsApp will not find anything it will ask us to restore the backups which it created us. Follow the steps given below to Recover WhatsApp Messages Without Uninstalling It From Phone
Step 1. Open the settings of your Android phone and find Apps there.
Step 2. In a big list of installed apps find WhatsApp and tap on it.
Step 3. In the new screen, you will see many options such as Force Stop, Uninstall, and Clear Data just click on the CLEAR DATA button and tap on OK in the new pop-up.
Step 4. When the data is fully cleaned scroll down a little and tap on the Launch button or you cal also open it from the Main menu.
Step 5. It will ask you for your Phone number just enter the same phone number which you was using before cleaning the data.
Step 6. Now WhatsApp will detect all the Backups which was created and will ask you to restore it just click on the RESTORE button.
Step 7. When the restoring process is complete click on the CONTINUE button.
#3 How To Recover WhatsApp Deleted Messages Manually On Android
This method to recover messages is same as the other; the difference is just that we will set find the backup file and will edit them in the way and reinstall the WhatsApp If you fail to recover the deleted messages then this method is perfect.
Step 1. Open the File Manager on your Android device and go to the WhatsApp than to Databases. Under the Databases folder, you will find many chat files named like as “msgstore-YYYY-MM-DD.db.crypt.” YYYY-MM-DD represents on which date the file was created.
Step 2. Now you have to change the name “msgstore-YYYY-MM-DD.db.crypt”. I mean just put OLD before the archive name.
Step 3. Find all the other files or only one which you want to recover by the date and rename the file.
Step 4. Now you just need to uninstall the WhatsApp from your Android Device. After uninstalling it just launch the Google Play Store and install the WhatsApp again on your Android device while installing you will find the option to recover the messages just tap on that and recover your messages.
#4 How To Receive WhatsApp Deleted Messages On iPhone
If you are iPhone user, then this method is just for you. Recovering the deleted messages on iPhone is same as on Android phone, but the difference is your backup is not in your phone’s default storage, in fact, that is saved to iCloud. You can recover the deleted messages as I described above but first, the backup should be enabled.
Step 1. Open the WhatsApp app on your iPhone
Step 2. In the WhatsApp, you have to go to the Chat settings and find the Chat backup option there.
Step 3. In the Chat backup options select the BACKUP NOW, and your all chats will be backup to the iCloud. In the next step select the backup timing I recommend to choose the Daily because any incident may happen at any time but it depends on your choice what you select.
Step 4. For recovering the deleted messages just remove the WhatsApp from your iPhone and install it again from the App Store. While installing it will recover all your chats automatically.
That’s it your deleted messages will be recovered.
So, friends, these were some simple, easy and quick methods to recover your deleted WhatsApp messages on your Android as well as on iPhone. I recommended you to set the backup setting os your devices because if you lost of any personal messages accidently and did not have any backups created then you will not able to recover any messages. If you like this article them, please share it with your Friends.