WhatsApp which is currently owned by Facebook is a social platform which has More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries use WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends, most times due to how fun it can be to be connected we tend to overlook the fact that we need to backup our private data so we can easily access and restore it when we need it.
Backup refers to the copying of physical or virtual files or databases to a secondary site for preservation in case of equipment failure or other catastrophe. Google Has proven to be one of the best mediums to act as directory for saving our online data.
In this tutorial I’ll be showing you haw you can easily save your files from Whatsapp just in-case.
How To Back Up Chats To G-drive
First you need to open your WhatsApp
Now click on the Menu Button > then click Settings > Chats > Chat backup.
Tap on Back up to Google Drive and set up the backup frequency to your liking, or tap Back Up to do an immediate backup.
You will be prompted to select a Google account that you will back up your chat history to. If you do not have a Google account, tap Add account when prompted. Please remember the Google account you are using for the backup.
Tap on Back up over to choose the network you wish to use for backup. Please note that backing up over cellular may result in additional data charges.
I hope this tutorial was helpful, feel free to drop your comments below if you require further assistance..