recover lost whatsapp messages on Android

Easily Recover Lost or Deleted WhatsApp Messages From Android!

While using your Android device, you have deleted the messages in whatsApp on your Android device and later you realize that you have deleted some important messages as well and you want to recover it.

Recovering deleted WhatsApp messages from Android is possible with the assistance of Android Data Recovery Tool. It professionally retrieve the WhatsApp data that are lost due to resetting your device to factory reset and data that are deleted manually. Most importantly, it can recover the data without any backup.

Uses of this WhatsApp Android Data Recovery software are as follows:

  • Recover deleted/lost/erased WhatsApp data from Android Phones/Tablets.
  • Restore WhatsApp photos, videos, audio, GIF images, chat conversations and other data from all models of Android devices.
  • Get back erased WhatsApp data from the formatted memory card attached within Android devices.
  • Also retrieve lost contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, videos, audio files, voice/call recordings, notes, memo, documents and many more.
  • 100 % read only program. Safe, secure and easy to operate.

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Whatsapp is one of the popular messenger application, it served many mobile users around the world who could send text and send other data like images, videos, audio files to each other with ease.

This application is available for almost all types of operating system such as Android, iOS, windows etc. This application is specially designed for the phones and tablets but you can also use this application on the computers and laptop.

recover whatsapp chat history on Android

Any Smartphone user can install and use this application to chat with their friends, this application is free. No matter what phone and network your friends are using they only need to install this chat application. It is widely used by user with different mobile phones such as ios phone and Android phone.

It provides the basic facilities to its users and the one of the basic and main privileges that user want from any chat or emailing service is whether it can let user restore your deleted chats. This chat application provides this facility to its user and user can recover deleted messages, images and videos that have been shared. This recovery technique makes this application more reliable and popular among the user.

Additional Reading: How to Recover WhatsApp Photos and Videos from Android

But sometime due to inappropriate use or any internal problem all the chat history gets deleted or inaccessible, this problem is very normal for the whatsapp users. Under this article we discussed about how to recover whatsapp chat history and methods to protect them from inaccessibility.

Let us Take Real User Example Encountering Loss of WhatsApp Chat Conversation on Android

Whatsapp Messages recovery issue.

I’m having a serious problem while recovering messages in whatsapp. Let me explain what exactly happened, My phone was lagging a lot. I backup my whatsapp data to: So I decided to reset my android device using recovery mode by combinations of keys. After the successful reset, I fed in my google account at startup:, then I happened to install whatsapp from the Google Playstore. I inserted my phone number i.e., +********2024. There was no backup option shown and it logged me into the main whatsapp chat screen. I was depressed for no chat backup. I searched everywhere until I came across the backup option showing “Last backup time: Never”. Fool me, I pressed the same button showing: “Last backup time: Never”. Then, OMG! nothing happened. No back up or what (was being an idiot.)

I came up to know that I haven’t yet added my second account i.e.,, through which I last backup the messages. I tried reinstalling the app, now a backup screen appeared showing only 10KB of data. But the original size was nearly 200MB before I was being foolish to press that button showing: “Last backup time: Never”. I’m seriously so depressed and having so much stress upon this situations. I had my Girl Friend’s old messages in this account. They are part of my life. If they are gone, I will be left stressed out for rest of my life. Please Help. Excuse my English. :’)

                                                                       – Original Post from AndroidPit Forum

Lots of the users don’t know that Whatsapp backup of all stuffs that shared with in every 24 hours and it records the backup files together for last 7 days. So that user an easily restore their chat history by using this backup file and get back their precious video, audio, images and text contents.

Reasons For The Loss of WhatsApp Data on Android

  • Accidental or unintentional deletion of files
  • Restoring Phone to Factory Setting
  • Formatting phone
  • Flashing ROM
  • Rooting of Phone
  • Uninstalling WhatsApp
  • Virus infection, etc

In any of the above scenarios your chat history gets deleted. But don’t worry because this application is very strong and you can recover whatsapp messages with ease.

Additional Reading: How to Recover Samsung WhatsApp Chat History?

How to Recover Deleted or Lost WhatsApp Messages on Android

WhatsApp application lets users to restore deleted messages, images and videos that user have shared. Three methods are given below to restore your chat history, apply any one as per your requirement.

Method 1: Uninstall And Re-Install WhatsApp To Recover Lost Data [Manual]

In the first method you have to use the backup created by the WhatsApp, we know that this application automatically creates the backup of our data so that by restoring this backup file we can restore our chat history but the point is how to restore it.

To restore the backup file a trick is available, uninstall your Whatsapp application and after it re-install it from Play Store and you can see that this application will automatically fetch the created backup file.

When you will log-in to your account, the app will prompt you that backup is available that you can restore. So. click on Restore button.


After this, the app will restores your previous chats like images, videos, audios and other files.

Note: This solution will help you to recover WhatsApp data of past seven days.

Additional Reading: Android 7.0 Nougat Data Recovery: Recover Data After 7.0 Nougat Update

Method 2: Recover WhatsApp Messages from Auto-Backup File [Manual]

To recover back your old messages firstly you need to uninstall the WhatsApp from your mobile and then reinstall it again. It will automatically ask you to retrieve back the older messages of yours. Then do the following things to get back your messages.

— Firstly you need to backup current data.
— For this go to the WhatsApp application first
— Then on it touch the right side button and go to the settings menu where–> go to the chat settings and then backup all your conversations.
— This will start the backup
— As the backup starts you will get a file name “msgstore.db.crypt ” in sdcard –> whatsapp –> Databases.
— Rename this manual backup file ” msgstore.db.crypt “
— If the renaming is not possible in mobile then connect the PC and browser the file.
— Then rename the files.
— Now in the mobile go to the settings and then to Apps and then to Whatsapp and clear the data.
— Now then open the whatsapp applications choose the restoration process and choose to restore when it pops on window.
— This helps to restore back your data.
— If it doesn’t then again uninstall the whatsapp application
— Then rename it again to “msgstore.db.crypt “.
— It will prompt the windows to restore.
— Then click on restore.

If you want to know more about how to backup, restore or transfer WhatsApp data, then please – click here.

Additional Reading: How to Backup and Restore Hangout Messages on Android

Method 3: By Using WhatsApp Chat Recovery App for Android [Automatic]

If the above given methods is unable to restore your chat history then you can apply WhatsApp Message Recovery software for Android, this software is very  powerful and useful because through this way you can easily restore all types of messenger content without need of backup file. The software supports recovery of whatsapp messages from all Android phones and tablets such as Samsung, Gionee, HTC, Motorola, Sony, Xiaomi, Lenovo, Oppo, Vivo and so on.

Android Data Recovery

This WhatsApp Recovery software is specially designed for the Android mobile phone, if you are an Android device user and want your chat data back then you can easily do it by applying this tool. Simply download, install and run this application to restore Android WhatsApp messenger data. It is very easy to use so one can easily restore their data from android smart phone.

Note: Immediately stop using your Android devices from which you lost or accidentally deleted whatsapp messages. Adding any new data on the device will overwrite the existing data and hence you will lose the chances of Whatsapp chat conversation recovery.

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Steps to Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages from Android Phones/Tablets

Step 1: Connect Your Android device

First install Android Data Recovery on your computer and run it. Connect your android device and select 'Recover' among all the options. You can take help of a USB cable to connect your Android phone to the computer.

Note: Make sure that you have enabled USB debugging on your Android device.

Step 2: Choose file types to Scan

After establishing connection between your phone and computer, this tool will show all the data types it supports to restore.

In this window you will see that all the file types are checked by default. Choose the type of data that you'd like to restore. And after it click 'Next' to continue the data recovery process.

Step 3: Scan your device to find the lost data on it

There are two scanning modes are available first is “Scan for deleted files” and the second one is “Scan for all files”. Read the given description below the both options and select one from 'Scan for deleted files' and 'Scan for all files' according to your requirement.

And then click on 'Next' to initiate the analyzing and scanning your device.

After that, this android data recovery tool will scan the Android phone completely to restore deleted data. This process will take a few minutes. Just be patient.

Step 4: Preview and recover deleted data on Android devices

After the completion of the scanning process, you can preview the recoverable files one by one. Check the items that you want back and click on 'Recover' to save them all on your computer.


I am sure that by following the above three mentioned solutions have helped you in recovering your lost, erased or missing Whatsapp messages from your Android devices. However, solution one and two is limited but solution three provide complete recovery of Whatsapp chat history including photos, videos, gif images, etc on your Android.

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