How To Transfer WhatsApp Messages From iPhone To Computer

WhatsApp has become an important tool for communicating across different platforms. The cross-platform functionality of the app allows users to send messages, pictures, videos, share locations and much more.

At times, it is important to save a few messages from WhatsApp to the computer. However, this is not possible because the app stores the conversations in a backup file and you cannot retrieve individual conversations. If you are curious in discovering the process through which you can now transfer all your WhatsApp messages to your computer, then continue to read ahead.

Retrieving data from iPhone requires the use of data extractor tool. Although plenty of programs offer the possibility, none matches to the service provided by iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor Win or iPhone data extractor Mac. The app, specially designed for iDevices, helps in extracting 22+ file types from your iPhone. The important features that make it unique from others are:

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Professional iPhone Data Extractor

  • It supports to extract over 22+ file formats from the device.
  • It supports to recover lost data from iPhone or extract data from iPhone backup.
  • It gives you the glimpse of the files that you can extract in its preview window.
  • It fixes the iOS for any loopholes and turns the device back to its original functionality without corrupting the data.
  • It functions efficiently with almost all the versions of iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.

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1 Transfer WhatsApp Messages From iPhone To Computer

Step 1: You can download the trial variant of the software from iMyfone D-Back official web portal. Install the package and start the application. From the window, press "Recover from iOS Device".

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Step 2: Pressing the “Start” button will take you to another window where you have to choose “WhatsApp” as recovery file. Once selected, plug your iPhone into the computer with the USB cable.

select file type

Step 3: Click “Scan” once the program displays your device in the main window.

 plug your iPhone into the computer

Step 4: You will see all the messages that are recoverable from WhatsApp in the preview screen. Select those that are essential and press “Recover” at the bottom right corner.

Transfer WhatsApp messages from iPhone to computer

Step 5: You now have to pick a folder from the next pop-up window to save the recovered data. Once selected, wait for a few minutes to finish the retrieval and saving process.

2 Extract WhatsApp Messages From iTunes Backup To Computer

Step 1: Tap "Recover from iTunes Backup" option in the main screen of iMyfone D-Back.

Recover from iTunes Backup

Step 2: Upon clicking "Start", you will see another screen open up, from which you have to choose "WhatsApp" as the recovery file format.

choose WhatsApp as the recovery file format

Step 3: The application will show you all the backup files once you press the "Next" button. From them, pick a recent backup file or the one from which you want to transfer WhatsApp messages, and click "Scan".

pick a recent backup file

Step 4: After scanning finishes, it will display the preview of files in its preview window. From them, you can pick those important conversations and press the "Recover" button.

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Step 5: iMyfone D-Back will recover the chosen files and asks you to mention the location to save them. Browse to a folder on your computer and wait for the process to complete.

3 Extract WhatsApp Messages From iCloud Backup To Computer

Step 1: In the main screen of the application, tap "Recover from iCloud Backup".

Recover from iCloud Backup

Step 2: You will notice a new window, where you will be selecting "WhatsApp" once you click the "Start" button.

select whatsapp

Step 3: Sign into iCloud account in the next window, which you will see after you press the "Next" button.

 Sign into iCloud account

Step 4: It will display all the backup files. Choose the file from which you want to transfer the messages and click "Next" to begin downloading files.

choose icloud backup file

Step 5: Mark the needed conversations from preview screen and hit the "Recover" button. Then choose the place to save the data.

iMyfone D-Back iPhone data extractor Win or iPhone data extractor Mac retrieves the conversations from WhatsApp on your iPhone in simple steps as explained above. All you need is the trial copy! Get going today to transfer your essential messages!

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