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How to Back Up and Restore WhatsApp Messages from Windows Phone

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Athryn Mitchell

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Backing up your chat history in WhatsApp is arguably one of the most crucial parts of keeping your messaging life in motion. Fortunately, You can backup and restore WhatsApp messages from Windows phone with the latest version since it has brought the backup feature to Windows phone, which is available only for Android and iPhone before. If you are looking for a detailed instruction, we will do you a favor. Read on. Pick up your Windows phone and have a try.

Part 1: Back Up WhatsApp Messages from Windows Phone
Part 2: Restore WhatsApp Messages from Windows Phone

Part 1. Back Up WhatsApp Messages from Windows Phone

Step 1. Run WhatsApp manager on your Windows phone.
Step 2. Tap the three-dot menu icon in the bottom right corner as the screenshot shows.
Step 3. Go to Settings > Chat Settings > backup.
Back Up Windows Phone

Part 2. Restore WhatsApp Messages from Windows Phone

Step 1. Uninstall WhatsApp manager on your Windows phone.
Step 2. Download WhatsApp manager from Google Play and install it on the smartphone.
Step 3. Run the application.
Step 4. When being asked whether to restore your message history from backup or not, select the "Restore" button at the bottom.
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Warm Tips for You:
If you are not prompted to restore your messages, it could be that:
- Your SD card and/or chat history is corrupted.
- Your backup is too old. WhatsApp cannot restore backups that are too old.
- You have a different phone number than when you backed up your chats.
In any of these cases, there is no way for us to restore the messages for you.

We also have resources for Android, Nokia, and BlackBerry users to back up and restore WhatsApp messages. When you need help, just feel free to leave messages below and let us know.
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