How To See Deleted WhatsApp Messages?


WhatsApp is more popular android app, which has added a new feature that you can delete sent messages within one hour. This feature is added for our convenience. With this feature you can delete message from particular chats and group chats, this is available on android, iOS and windows. When you delete any message recipient will receive “This message was deleted” displayed on the screen. 

This feature is helpful when you have committed spelling mistakes or unintentionally you have sent a message, you can delete that message. However, you want to know how to see deleted WhatsApp messages on android.

Here we bring you different methods to read deleted WhatsApp messages, You can recover them with these tricks and apps.

How to read deleted WhatsApp messages on android?

1. Read Deleted WhatsApp Messages by Using WhatsApp Chat Backup 

This is the easiest way to read deleted WhatsApp messages on android. We all know that WhatsApp take all chats backup at 2am by default every day.  You can use this backup to read deleted WhatsApp messages.

Suppose you have received any message during this time or before 2 am there are chances to recover that message.

For this you need to uninstall WhatsApp and then again reinstall it.

To get backup of deleted WhatsApp messages all you need to follow these steps:

Step 1. Uninstall WhatsApp and reinstall it from google play store if you are using android phone.

Step 2. Follow step by step on screen process and then you will see an option to restore chat from backup.

Step 3: Click on restore chat and  get your WhatsApp chat backup done.

This will help you to get back all deleted WhatsApp messages.

2.  Use WhatsApp’s internal backup

With the help of  internal backup you can read deleted WhatsApp messages. For this you have to follow these steps:

Step 1.     Firstly uninstall whatsapp chat messenger

Step 2.  Go to the backup folder or database of WhatsApp and select the backup file you want to restore.

Step 3. Rename that from mgstore-YYYY-MM-DD.1.db.crypt7 to mgstore.db.crypt7.

Step 4.   Again install whatsapp.

Step 5.   After all these steps tap on the restore to recover deleted WhatsApp messages.

If you are going with this method then you need to know that this chat backup history remains for only 7 days. To save these chats for long make sure to import chat backup before its too late.

Your old messages will be recovered but the latest messages you might lose if you have taken a backup.

3. Third party Apps

This is another easiest way to read deleted WhatsApp messages. You can take help from the third-party apps like notification log and many others are available on Google Play Store. These apps will keep a record of your notifications from your android system.

But giving a access of your smartphone to these third party apps is a major risk.

With these third-party apps you can only recover deleted messages of mostly interacted people. Once the phone restarted notification log gets cleared in this case you will not be able to read deleted WhatsApp messages.

Note: Make sure that you always having latest version of WhatsApp, otherwise these methods might not work for you.

I hope that these different ways will help you in to recover deleted WhatsApp messages.

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