WhatsApp Database Reader: How to Read WhatsApp Backup Messages on PC

Q: Yesterday I deleted WhatsApp Chat Messages on my iPhone, and I have them in my iTunes backup, how to open WhatsApp backup file and view WhatsApp chat history on PC? What should I do to restore it?

A: If you have backed up your iPhone to iTunes or iCloud previously, you can use WhatsApp Database Reader to read WhatsApp backup messages on PC. And you can recover them to computer or your iPhone if you want. If you don't have backup, you also can recover the messages if you act quick!

Here is an awesome software (iOS Data Recovery) that can help you read WhatsApp messages on PC not matter you have backup or not. You can also use this software to extract and export your iOS WhatsApp messages to your computer! Now learn how to decrypt Whatsapp messages.

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Part 1. How to Read WhatsApp Backup Messages on PC from iTunes Backup

Part 2. How to Read WhatsApp Backup Messages on PC from iCloud Backup

Part 3. How to Read and Recover WhatsApp WhatsApp Chat History from iOS Devices without Backup



Part 1. How to Read WhatsApp Backup Messages on PC from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Choose “Recover from iTunes Backup Files” mode

Run iPhone Data Recovery (WhatsApp Database Reader) on your computer after downloading and installing. After that, you will see three modes to choose. Select “Recover from iTunes Backup Files”.



Step 2. Start Scan

Choose the iTunes backup file that contains your messages. Click on "Start Scan" to scan its contents.



Step 3. Recover to your PC

Once the scan is complete. All the files on that particular backup will be displayed in the next window. Select the WhatsApp messages you want to extract and click on "Recover" to save then to PC.



Notes: When using this method, please do not open iTunes on your computer.

Part 2. How to Read WhatsApp Backup Messages on PC from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Choose "Recover from iCloud Backup file" mode

Run iPhone Data Recovery (WhatsApp backup reader), Sign in to your iCloud account. Choose the iCloud backup file that contains your WhatsApp messages, and download it.



Step 2. Download WhatsApp files

In the popup window that appears check "Messages" and "Message Attachments" This will save time by only downloading these files instead of everything on the iCloud backup file.



Step 3. Recover to your PC

Click on "Next" to scan the iCloud file. Once the scan is complete, select the WhatsApp messages you want to extract and click on "Recover" to save them to your Computer.



Part 3. How to Read and Recover WhatsApp WhatsApp Chat History from iOS devices without Backup

Step 1. Install iPhone Data Recovery (WhatsApp Database Reader).

Launch this ios recovery tool and connect your iPhone to the computer with a USB cables.

Step 2. Start Scan

Click on "Start" to begin scanning your device.

Step 3. Recover to your computer

Once the scan is complete, all the data found on your device will be displayed in the next window. Choose the WhatsApp messages you would like to recover and click "Recover" You can then save them to your computer.



iPhone Data Recovery
is a reliable WhatsApp Database Reader. What's more, it also allows you to extract more data including text messages, contacts, photos, videos on iPhone, you can use this program as well. (See also: Recover Lost or Deleted Call History)

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Besides, know more details about data recovery, please refer The Phone Recovery Expert, you will find be pleasantly surprised.




By the way, if you are searching for a tool to backup, restore, manage WhatsApp messages and images, you can try
iOS Data Recovery Toolkit - iOS WhatsApp Transfer, Backup & Restore. It can simplify your backup and restore process. What's more, it also allows you to transfer data from iOS devices to iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Android devices in just a few clicks.

User Guide: iOS WhatsApp Transfer, Backup & Restore


Supported iOS devices: iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone SE, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone 4
All models of iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad
iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4
Supported WhatsApp Files: Chat history, Video, Images, Any file attachments

Step 1. Download and run iOS Data Recovery program, and connect your iOS device to your PC computer using USB cable. Then click on "More Tools" and select "iOS WhatsApp Transfer, Backup & Restore".


Step 2. Select "Backup WhatsApp messages" from the below window.


Read more function detail in: User Guide: iOS WhatsApp Transfer, Backup & Restore