Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Alternative way to restore WhatsApp chat history –

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A major problem for users on the world’s most popular messaging app is restoring chat history when the history is restored from a backup, but the application hangs even after the restore is 100% visible. And as a result, you have to wash your hands of your chat history.

For a long time now, WhatsApp has not been able to come up with a solution to this problem, as a result of which the user has no choice but to abandon ‘Backup Restore’, chat history is also lost. Is.

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But now telecommunications experts have come up with a workable alternative solution to the long-standing problem facing WhatsApp’s Android users.

The procedure is as follows:

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Google Drive

Unlink your WhatsApp account from Google Drive.

Log in to your Google Account at, then open Settings, go to Manage Apps, click on WhatsApp Messenger, go to Options and click Disconnect from Drive.

Now uninstall the WhatsApp.

Then using the file manager select the last saved database file from “/user/Android/Media/com.whatsapp/WhatsApp/Databases” and rename it to msgstore. db ” by doing crypt. Leave the extension as it is.

For example, if the extension is “.crypt12”, then the new name of the database file should be “msgstore.db.crypt12”. If this path does not exist, try “WhatsApp / Databases” or “/ user / WhatsApp / Databases”.

Now reinstall the WhatsApp And log in using the account number.

After logging in, WhatsApp will try to get a backup from Google Drive, but it will not be able to find the backup because it is unlinked from WhatsApp Drive.

Backup from G Drive After the failure, WhatsApp will select the already renamed local backup and restore the backup successfully.

And After restoring the chat history, you can re-link your WhatsApp to your Google Account.


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