GBWhatsapp, YoWhatsApp, and other WhatsApp Mod applications are famous for their extra useful features. If you also want to use any of these Mod Apps, then you will also face one question – How to transfer data from official WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, and other WhatsApp mod applications?
Yes, it is possible to transfer data from your WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications. It is similar, as you transfer your WhatsApp account data to your New Smartphone device. Let’s see in detail, how to Transfer Data from WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, and other WhatsApp mod applications.
How to Transfer Data from WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications
In general, you can Transfer Data from WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications, in two stages.
First, you have to take the complete Backup of your WhatsApp
Second, you can restore this backup in your GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications.
Let’s see the step-by-step details and learn how to transfer official WhatsApp data to GBWhatsApp and other WhatsApp mod applications.
You may also refer our another detailed article on transferring Whatsapp Data from Android to iPhone & Vice Versa:
1. Backup Official WhatsApp Data
The first thing that Android users need to do to switch to GB WhatsApp is to request data on the official WhatsApp. The method is very simple, just follow the steps given below:-
Step 1: To take full Backup of WhatsApp messages, Open Whatsapp Settings –> Go to ‘Chats’ –> Tap on ‘Chat Backup’.
Step 2. Here just tap on ‘Back Up’ button, it will update local Backup as well as Google Drive Backup. You can easily notice ‘Last Backup time’ for Local and Google Drive.
Step 3: Now Let’s locate the created Local Backup in your Device storage, Go to Device Internal Storage –> WhatsApp Folder –> here you will get “Databases” folder.
2. Create New Folder For GBWhatsApp YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications
The next step in transferring WhatsApp data to GBWhatsApp or other mod apps, is to create a new folder for GBWhatsApp (or other Mod Apps). Here we are mentioning steps consider the ‘GBWhatsApp’ app.
- Go to the File Manager menu and create a folder with the name GBWhatsApp.
- now copy all the files and data from your WhatsApp folder and paste all these files and data into a newly created folder as ‘GBWhatsApp‘.
- When transferred, the pasted file name will still match the official WhatsApp settings. Therefore, in order to be read by the GBWhatsApp system that will be installed the user must change the name of the file.
- The method is very easy, users only need to change the word WhatsApp in the file name to GBWhatsApp or another Mod App. Keep in mind this method must be done before installing the modified version of the application.
3. Download and Install the GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications
After the transferred file has been renamed from WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp. Then the smartphone is ready to be installed with a modified application.
The GBWhatsApp modified application cannot be found in the App Store like the official WhatsApp. Users can download the basic files on trusted websites. or you can download GBWhatsApp from here:-
Now before installing the GBWhatsApp or any other Mod App, don’t forget to uninstall the official WhatsApp application on the smartphone. so that synchronization process between the files that have been created with GBWhatsAPP may be done.
It is to cleary mention that only the application needs to be deleted, the backup data is not necessary. However, if the user feels they don’t need it anymore because it has been copied in GBWhatsApp, there’s no harm in it if you want to delete it.
4. Restore or Sync WhatsApp Messages and Data with GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications
Now during the installation of GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, or other WhatsApp Mod applications, after completion of the mobile number verification process, it will start looking for Backups.
On the pop-up window, it will ask to give it permission to check your Google Account for backups. Allow it and Add your that Google Account, if not already added, on which Backup has been synced. If you want to restore local backup then you can skip it.
Once you added Google Account or want to restore data from local backup, it will show you the Backup. Now tap on ‘Restore’ button to restore WhatsApp from Google Drive to iPhone or any other smartphone.
Initially it will restore only WhatsApp Messages so that you can quickly view your WhatsApp Chat window and start messaging on your GBWhatsApp or other mod Applications. And WhatsApp Media will get restored automatically in the background.
Here you learned how to Transfer Data from WhatsApp to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp or any other Mod Application. Local Backup or Google drive backup, both are the options for transferring the WhatsApp data and files to GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp or any other Mod Application. Once the backup process is done, then you can restore the same on your WhatsApp Mod Apps. If you like this article, don’t forget to share it with your friends.
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