WhatsApp has become the centralized way of exchanging information over Chat, Making it one of the most popular social media platforms globally, with 1.5 Billion userbases. However, Whatsapp doesn’t use its cloud database. Instead, it uses iCloud because of privacy reasons and encryption policy.

However, if you want to export your export WhatsApp Chat History to restore on your iPhone, today we will guide you in the best possible way to avoid the crucial memories and damage your damage. Before that, it is important to backup your data to protected memories, and important things happen. Follow the instructions mention down below.

Is there a way to export WhatsApp chat history in iCloud?

This method potentially helps you keep your data safe, and with the iCloud Whatsapp backup by exporting, you can easily switch to a different device. So without further delay, let’s check this out.


  • You should be signed in with Apple ID
    • For iCloud access
  • Your iOS version should be above iOS 10
    • If you have, Enable iCloud from the iPhone/iPad settings.
  • Check Storage overview
    • To store your Chat into the device available storage
  • Cellular Network
    • To download, you require Cellular connectivity
      • We advise you to use Stable internet connectivity

How to Backup Whatsapp Data to iCloud

Here is the step to back up WhatsApp Data to iCloud. You can also manually create a backup of your WhatsApp Chat anytime.

  • Open device settings.
  • Click on iCloud Profile, then click on iCloud
  • Toggle to enable iCloud Drive, after this give access to Whatsapp iCloud
    • Toggle to enable the permission for WhatsApp
  • Go back to the settings page, then Click on Chats
  • Next, Click on Chat Backup and Select Backup
  • That’s it. 
    • You can also execute include video from backup on iCloud.

The backup will start same time, but it takes time depending upon your internet connectivity.


How to Restore Chat from an old or previous WhatsApp backup

We have finished the backup, or you have a previous WhatsApp backup, then you require your device to restore the backup on your device. Follow the following instruction mention down below.


Before proceeding further, you need to ensure some of the following points, so here is the described quick guide.

  • WhatsApp don’t store your backup on Whatsapp Database
  • Backup is not end-to-end encrypted
  • Whatsapp is end-to-end encryption, either it recovers delete message for users

How to Export Chat history to Email

It is quite easy to perform. Follow the following instruction mentioned down below.

  • Open the Person Chat
    • For which you want to export chat history.
  • Now, Click on Contact Name
    • Or you can Tap on Group
  • Then, Click on the three-dot menu to open the export chat
  • Select the preference
    • Choose what you want to export, such as Media or Email the Chat without media.
  • Next, Choose the Email app & Service
  • Tap on the additional option
  • Enter your Email and then Tap Send.
  • That’s it

Hopefully, you will be now able to create and export WhatsApp chat history to iCloud. For further query share with us in the comment section down below. Stay tuned for further updates and future on same.