Where is WhatsApp backup stored in android Or Google Drive: Android

Auto Backup and Restore on WhatsApp android device is very easy but users are trying to find saved old whatsApp backup in local storage or online Google Drive. Yes, we can access it for manually copy all the data, conversations and more for later on restore time. Or Switch to another mobile. Not easy to find all whatsApp backup stored in android or Google drive, so I decided how you will copy and move it manually step by step.

By default whatsApp backup not include Video backup for the storage optimization. But you can take it by adding or set permission for also add WhatsApp video in upcoming auto backup.

Find, Where WhatsApp Backup stored in android mobile or Tablets

Find whatsApp backup on internal Mobile storage or External Memory card. Before you go copy backup please keep full WhatsApp backup once for latest copy (included Video if you want).

1: Open WhatsApp on your mobile, Tap on Three dotted menu icon. Next Tap on Settings > Chat > Chat Backup. Move in below, Choose Include Video check box.

Find Location where WhatsApp backup stored

Launch File Manage app on device, Enable to show hidden files and folders.

WhatsApp backup stored in android mobile

Under Phone Storage > WhatsApp Folder (This folder contacts all Database and Backup Files).

Saved WhatsApp backup in Android File Manager



Find WhatsApp backup in Google Drive

By Default WhatsApp backup automatically also saved in Google Drive (For maximum protection).

Open to Google Drive on Desktop/ Laptop browser.

Click on top right gear icon at corner > Settings

Google Drive Settings

Manage App from left Pane > WhatsApp Messenger app under Manage apps

WhatsApp connected in google drive

For the Security Reason user cannot see or access Hidden data but it can be accessible through only android app using API. See Developer notes.

Hope you enjoyed guide make it helpful to you/ Others. And all possibilities on find WhatsApp backup stored in android or Tablet.

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