How to Backup, Restore & Transfer WhatsApp Messages

UltFone iOS Data Manager—WhatsApp Transfer, Backup & Restore enables you to backup WhatsApp to PC, restore WhatsApp backup from iPhone to Android & iOS devices, as well as transfer WhatsApp from iPhone to Android, iPhone to iPhone, iPhone to iPad.

Download this WhatsApp manager tool and get to know how to use it.

Part 1: How to Transfer Whatsapp from iPhone to iPhone

This WhatsApp Transfer tool supports to transfer WhatsApp to new phone directly, you don't need to backup whatsapp first. This part will show you how to transfer WhatsApp from iPhone to iPhone/iPad.

Step 1: Launch UltFone for WhatsApp Transfer and connect both the source and target device to computer. You can see the device name to confirm you correctly select the source iPhone and target iPhone. Click Transfer button to continue.

transfer whatsapp from iphone to iphone

Note: If your device connected but not recognized, please check and unlock your device to trust this computer.

Step 2: Prior transfer, please make sure that all previous WhatsApp data in the target device will be replaced with new WhatsApp data after transfer. Click Yes to continue if you confirm this.

whatsapp transfer alert

Step 3: In the next screen, this program will back up WhatsApp data on the source device. So in case anything unexpected happens, you should not worry your WhatsApp data be lost.

backup whatsapp on the source device before transferring to new iphone

Step 4: Before proceeding to transfer after the backup is completed, please make sure that you've logged in to WhatsApp on the target iPhone. Otherwise, the transferred data is invisible even if the transfer is successful.If you already logged in to WhatsApp, just click Logged in to continue.

log in to whatsapp on target device before transferring

Note: If you turned on Find My iPhone, please follow the instructions to turn off Find My iPhone before tranferring.

turn off find my iphone

Step 5: Everything is done, the WhatsApp Transfer starts. It is a process to restore the previous backed up data to the target iPhone. The time it takes is largely depends on the size of your WhatsApp data.

transferring whatsapp messages from iphone to iphone

Step 6: Now, all your WhatsApp data are transferred successfully to the new phone.

whatsapp transfer to iphone completed

Part 2: How to Transfer WhatsApp from iPhone to Android

Someone will change iPhone to Android for new experience. So, you will need to transfer WhatsApp messages from iPhone to Android to keep history. This part will show you how to transfer WhatsApp messages from iPhone to Android, please follow these steps to make WhatsApp transfer.

Step 1: Launch this program and choose "WhatsApp Transfer" from the main menu. Connect the source iPhone and target Android phone to computer. Click Transfer button.

transfer whatsapp from iphone to android

Notes:

  • The WhatsApp data in the Android phone will be overwritten. If you sure you want to continue, please select Yes to confirm this action.
whatsapp transfer will overwrite the existing data in the target device

Step 2. Prior to transfer, this WhatsApp transfer tool will backup WhatsApp data in the source iPhone.

backup whatsapp data in the source device

Step 3. After the backup is completed, you need to verify the WhatsApp account that you are going to log in to the target iPhone/iPad. To do that by entering your country code and phone number and click Verify button.

verify whatsapp account on target device

Step 4. Enter the verification code that you received on the target device. Please enter the code on the horizontal line, and click Verify. If you don't get the code, just click Resend Code or Call Me to try again. Remember that there are 3 times limitations on obtaining verification codes a day

whatsapp verification code

Step 5. After WhatsApp verification, this program will generate data that can be transferred to the target device.

generating whatsapp data to transfer to android

Step 6: It will start to transfer WhatsApp messages to Android after data has been generated., please do not disconnect the device, otherwise you will lose the WhatsApp data.

transferring whatsapp android

Step 7: Transferring WhatsApp data, wait patiently. After WhatsApp transferred to Android successfully, please follow the onscreen instructions to restore data to the target device.

successfully transfer whatsapp to android from iphone successfully

Part 3: How to Transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone

Nowadays, many Android users can't take their eyes out of the promise land of iPhone and bought a ticket to join the Apple club, however, it's often an unnerving to say goodbye to your WhatsApp data when you switch to a new phone. In this post, I will tell you how to transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone.

Step 1: Download and install this software on your computer and launch this application. Connect the source device (Android) and target device (iPhone) to computer via USB cable.

transfer whatsapp from android to iphone

Note:

  • If the Android device connected but not recognized, please follow the onscreen instructions to enable USB debugging.

    enable usb debugging on android
  • The existing WhatsApp data in the target iOS device will be overwritten by new data after transfer.

    whatsapp transfer alert

Step 2. Before transfer, please follow the onscreen instructions to create a new backup of WhatsApp data in your source device.If you've done, click Continue to proceed.

backup whatsapp data on android before transferring

Step 3. In the next step, please wait for the program to obtain WhatsApp data from the source device.

obtain whatsapp data from source device

Step 4. For data security, you must verify the WhatsApp account you used when creating the backup before proceeding. Just enter your country code and phone number to receive a verification code.

verify whatsapp account

Confirm your phone number and click Continue to start verification.

verify whatsapp account prompt

Note: The WhatsApp account on your source device may be logged out during the verification process. In order to verify successfully, please do not log in again.

Step 5. Enter the verification code and click Verify.

enter whatsapp verification code

Step 6. Once verification is succcessfully, this program will automatically enter the next step to generate data for transfer.

generate data for transferring to iphone

Step 7. Please log in to WhatsApp on the target device before transfer, otherwise the restored data will invisible.

generate data for transferring to iphone

Step 8. This program will start transferring WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone.

start transferring whatsapp messages to iphone

Note: If Find My iPhone is turned on in your iOS device, please follow the onscreen steps to turn off Find My iPhone to continue.

turn off find my iphone

Step 9. That's It. Now you successfully transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone.

whatsapp messages transfer to iphone successfully

Part 4: How to Transfer WhatsApp From Android To Android

If you're an Android user attempting to buy a new Android device with better performance, you may be concerned about how to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to Android and make sure nothing is lost during this process. Here, you are landing on the right page, I will tell you how to transfer WhatsApp data from Android to Android.

Step 1: Run this software after downloading and installing. Connect both source and target Android devices to computer via USB cable. Click Transfer.

transfer whatsapp from android to android

Note: The current data in the target Android phone will be overwritten after transfer.

whatsapp overwrite prompt

Step 2. Prior to transfer, we highly recommend you to create a new backup of WhatsApp data in the source device. Please follow the steps on the screen and click Continue after backup.

backup whatsapp on source device before transfer

Step 3. This program will start getting the data that you just backed up.

getting whatsapp data from android

Step 4. Now, the software will transfer WhatsApp data from Android to Android, please do not discontinue either devices until the process ends. And how long this takes will hinge on how large the file is and how quickly the network can transmit the data.

transferring whatsapp messages from android to android

Step 5: When you come to this step, it means the transfer is almost complete. You just need to do a few more steps to see the transferred WhatsApp data in the targeted device. Please follow the onscreen instructions correctly.

transfer completed on android

Part 5: One Click to Backup WhatsApp iPhone Free

This WhatsApp backup and restore tool allows you to backup WhatsApp chat, messages, etc. from iPhone to computer with one click.

Step 1: Connect your iOS device to computer with USB cable. Then click Backup & Restore on the top. And choose WhatsApp Backup & Restore to backup WhatsApp in iPhone/iPad/iPod.

whatsapp backup restore

Step 2: This software allows you to backup WhatsApple to PC, please click Backup WhatsApp.

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Step 3: While backing up your WhatsApp data, please do not disconnect the device to avoid losing data. The backing up time depends on how large your backing file is. The larger the file, the longer it takes.

backing up whatsapp

Step 4: You WhatsApp backup files has been backed up and saved in the computer successfully.

backup successfully

Part 6: One Click to Restore WhatsApp Backup to iPhone/iPad

iOS Data Manager—WhatsApp Restore enables you to restore WhatsApp backup from iPhone to new phone. Follow the steps below to get to know how to restore WhatsApp backup from iPhone to iPhone.

Step 1: First of all, connect your device to computer with a cable, and select Backup & Restore on the top, and then please click Restore WhatsApp.

backup restore

Step 2: The software will automatically detect the available iPhone WhatsApp backups that you once created and saved in computer. You can preview the backup details including iPhone model, iPhone name, backup size, backup date, etc.

select restore files

Note: If you've enlabed "Find My iPhone", you need to turn it off.

turn off find my iphone

Step 3: Ensure that you turn off Find My iPhone, choose the file you want to restore to iPhone, and tap on Restore to iOS.

select restore files

Notes:

  • Make sure that you've logged into WhatsApp on your iPhone.
  • logged whatsapp iphone
  • To restore WhatsApp back to new phone, the old WhatsApp data in your iPhone will be overwritten. If you sure you want to continue, please select Yes.
  • overwritten whatsapp iphone

Step 4: Restoring WhatsApp backup to iPhone, please wait for a while. The time of restoring depends on how large your backup file is! Do not disconnect the device to avoid data lost.

restore iphone whatsapp

Step 5: After a while, the WhatsApp messages have been restored to iPhone successfully. You can view them on your iPhone now.

restore iphone whatsapp completed

Part 7: How to Restore WhatsApp Backup to Android

Also, you may change your iPhone to Android for new experience. Therefore, you need to restore WhatsApp backup from iPhone to Android. Now, follow these steps to restore WhatsApp backup from iPhone to Android.

Step 1: First of all, connect your device to computer with a cable, and select Backup & Restore on the top, and then click Restore WhatsApp. The software will automatically detect the available iPhone WhatsApp backups that you once created and saved in computer.

select restore files

Step 3: Connect your Android device to computer, and tap "Restore to Android".

slelect restore files

Notes:

  • Make sure that you've logged into WhatsApp on your Android device.
  • logged whatsapp iphone
  • To restore WhatsApp back to new phone, the WhatsApp data in your Android device will be overwritten. If you sure you want to continue, please select Yes.
  • overwritten whatsapp iphone

Step 4: A window will pop up on your Android device, please select "BACKUP MY DATA". If passcode is required, please enter passcode first and then click "BACKUP MY DATA".

backup my data
Notes: If you've set up a passcode for the backup file, please enter the passcode in the pop-up window.
enter passcode

Step 5: After you select BACKUP MY DATA in your Android device, it will start restoring WhatsApp data. The time it take depends on how large the backup file is! Please wait patiently.

restoring data

Step 6: Again, you'll see a pop-up dialog on your device, please click "RESTORE MY DATA" to continue.

restore my data android

Step 7: Now, just wait patiently and your WhatsApp messages have been restored to Android phone successfully.

restore successfully