What you send and receive on WhatsApp is very important. In some cases you may want to protect or backup your messages just in case any disaster strikes. How do you export WhatsApp messages to save a copy? Now you can get 3 effective solutions here.

Exporting of files is easy when using iSkysoft Toolbox - iOS Data Recovery. This software can export and recover WhatsApp history, call logs, messages, calendar, contacts, emails, photos, videos bookmarks and many more from your iPhone, iPad, and iPod as well as from your iTunes or iCloud backup files.

It supports nearly all iOS devices and fully compatible with iOS 11. When you phone gets stuck on apple logo due to jailbreak then you can use the program to kick it out of the Apple logo. This is an all in on tool that any iPhone user must have. Moreover it is easy to use due to its great interface.

Many people if not all value their messages and would like to keep them private. I am sure majority will either transfer the files to emails, iCloud or iTunes. In an event that you are using you WhatsApp you may delete some messages thus you will forced to export them from iCloud, iTunes or even from the phone directly by performing data recovery. Now here is to do it.

Method 1. Directly Export WhatsApp History from iPhone X/8 (Plus)/7 (Plus)/SE/6s/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4/3GS

Step-by-Step Guide to Export iPhone WhatsApp Messages

Step 1. Connect Your iPhone to Mac

When you a have downloaded and installed the software to your computer, open it and connect your iPhone. Click on the "Data Recovery" menu on the main window. Then you are at "Recover from iOS Device" mode directly. When your phone has been detected, you then need to mark on "WhatsApp Messages" and click on "Start Scan" button.

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Step 2. Scan and Export Your History

The scanning process will begin immediately. After the scanning process you will see the recovered messages. Now select the messages to be recovered and click on "Recover" button.

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Method 2. Export WhatsApp Text Messages from iTunes Backup

If you have backed up your WhatsApp with iTunes, you can also extract and export history from your backup file.

Step 1. Download Your iTunes Backup

First, begin by opening the iSkysoft Toolbox - iOS Data Recovery on your Mac. After that now choose "Recover from iTunes backup file" at the next window after you click "Data Recovery" menu. You will see list of your backup files. Choose the file which contains your WhatsApp history, then click "Start Scan".

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Step 2. Preview and Save WhatsApp Messages

When the scanning process is concluded, all your WhatsApp messages will be displayed on the program window. Select the desired messages and click on "Recover" button. Then choose where your want to save the copy.

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Method 3. How to Export WhatsApp Messages from iCloud Backup File

If you have a habit of making backup with iCloud, you can also use this software to extract WhatsApp from your iCloud backup.

Step 1. Log into Your iCloud Account

Exporting files is simple. Open iSkysoft iPhone WhatsApp Message Exporter on your PC after installing it. Click on "Recover from iCloud backup file" mode after you choose "Data Recovery" menu. It will prompt you to log in to your iCloud account. Key in your iCloud details to be able to access your iCloud backup file.

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Step 2. Select and Extract Your iCloud Backup File

You will see a list of all your backup files. Select the one you need and then click on "Download". When the download is complete, select the type of files you want to export from iPhone, then click on "Next" to search all your WhatsApp messages.

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Step 3: Export WhatsApp Text from iCloud File

All the recovered messages will be visible after the scanning. You can cross check to be sure which articles you want to recover. Then mark the required messages and click "Recover". In this way, your WhatsApp messages will be exported from iCloud backup to your computer with the help of iSkysoft Toolbox - iOS Data Recovery.

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