How to update the customized WhatsApp to official WhatsApp after transferring WhatsApp?
After transferring WhatsApp messages to the customized WhatsApp of the destination device, you can follow the steps below to update the customized WhatsApp to be official WhatsApp.
Back up WhatsApp chat history to local storage.
Uninstall the customized WhatsApp and then install the official WhatsApp from Play Store. After installation, it is recommended that you manually give WhatsApp permission to access the data storage on the setting.
If you did not manually grant accessing permission as stated in Step 2, then you will see a popup requesting the permission to access the storage when logging in the official WhatsApp. Please select Allow.
When you log in, you will see the pop-up windows that request to seek and recover the backup from Google Drive. Please click on “NOT NOW” or “SKIP”.
If a pop-up windows appears, please click on 'Restore' and start to restore the local backup.
- If the second picture in step 4 appears during the updating process, step 5 will not appear.