The topic of this article has been discussed by WhatsApp users for a long time. If you switch from iPhone to Android based smart phone, how to transfer WhatsApp messages from iPhone to Android phone. Of course, there are many ways you can do this. In this article, I introduce you the most used 2 ways to transfer messages on WhatsApp from iPhone to Android phone. One is using Email and the other is using backup file of WhatsApp.
Way 1. Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Android with Email
1. Open WhatsApp on your iPhone and go to “Settings” > “Chats Setting” > “Chat History” > “Email Chat”
2. Select all the WhatsApp messages you want to move from iPhone to Android phone. You can choose transfer the messages with or without media attachments. Without media files will save much space when you email them.
3. Email all the selected WhatsApp messages with any Email account of yours. Log in the same Email account on your Android phone and you can easily download the attachments of your WhatsApp messages on your Android phone. The messages will be transferred and saved as .txt file. You can read the old WhatsApp messages easily. But never sync them with the new WhatsApp messages on your Android phone.
Way 2. Transfer iPhone WhatsApp Messages to Android with Backup File
Step 1. Backup WhatsApp Messages on iPhone
Run WhatsApp on your iPhone and go to “Settings” > “Chats” > “Chat backup”. Click Backup button to backup all the WhatsApp messages on your iPhone.
Step 2. Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Android
After backing up your iPhone WhatsApp messages, uninstall the app from your iPhone. Download and install WhatsApp on your Android phone. Log in the same WhatsApp account on your Android phone and you will see a pop-up message “Message Backup Found”. Click “Restore” button. All the WhatsApp messages on your iPhone you just backed up will be restored to your Android phone.
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