How To Backup Your Chats On Viber

Are you planning to move your Viber account to another phone? Or do you want to reinstall the app on your device? In any case, you can create a backup of your chats on the app. In this way, you won’t lose your message history and other information on the app.


Viber stores all your messages and conversations on their app. As such, can view the message history on your chats without a problem.

To make sure that your chat history is safe even if something happens to your phone, you might want to backup the data on your account. The app stores the backup on Google Drive or iCloud so that you can restore it on a new device or when you reinstall the app on your phone.

Here’s our guide about creating a backup on Viber.

How to create a backup for your chats on Viber

If you’re planning to reinstall Viber or move your data to a new device, you’ll need to create a backup for your chats. In this way, you won’t lose your conversations and all the information within them.

You can back up your chats from the Viber mobile app. Follow our tutorial below and we’ll show you the steps from an Android device.

Manually creating a backup on Viber:

  1. Open Viber on your phone and sign in to your account.
  2. Tap More on the bottom right and select “Settings.”

  3. Head to your account options.

  4. Open the Viber backup settings and connect your account to Google Drive (Android) or Apple iCloud (iPhone).

  5. Select the network type that you want to use for your backup, and choose whether to include photos and videos.

  6. Tap the “Backup now” button at the bottom.

That’s how you backup your conversations and other data on the Viber app. Please note that you’ll need to connect your account to Google Drive or Apple iCloud before you can store your data.

Aside from manually creating a backup on Viber, you can toggle the auto feature for your account. In this way, the app will automatically backup your chats from time to time.

You can only create a backup from the Viber app for Android and iOS. There’s no option to backup your data from the desktop app.

To wrap things up

With the help of the backup feature on Viber, you can ensure that the chat history and data of your account are safe. Always remember that you can change the account where the app stores the backup whenever you want.

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