Want to permanently delete the WhatsApp data from iCloud, here are the easy ways for you to delete or extract WhatsApp from iPhone to a computer, another iPhone.
If you want to delete WhatsApp backup from iCloud backup because iCloud storage is full, or to ensure that you are not prompted to restore your WhatsApp backups on a new iPhone, delete your WhatsApp backups from iCloud as below shows. Ensure you have access to your iCloud account and you should be able to do this task.
Keep reading and learn the ways to delete WhatsApp backup from iCloud or iPhone storage. Also, you can learn how to permanently delete and disable the iCloud WhatsApp backup on your iPhone.
If you use the method below to delete WhatsApp backup from iCloud, all the WhatsApp data in iCloud will be deleted. And if you turn on this iCloud backup again, it still will be backed up:
If you delete the WhatsApp data from your iPhone as the below ways show, the next backup will update the data and your deleted data will not be included in the backup:
To permanently delete WhatsApp backup from iCloud iPhone, you also need to disable the automatic backup option in WhatsApp settings. This is to prevent the app from creating another backup on WhatsApp iCloud.
If you mistakenly deleted WhatsApp data from iCloud backups, here is the way can help you get back WhatsApp messages from iCloud backup or without backup. You can use a data recovery tool – PhoneRescue for iOS to restore lost WhatsApp data. It can undelete your data even without backup. And, it provides you the way to find data from iTunes backup and iCloud backup. The latest iOS 14 and iPhone 12 supported. Here’s how to do it:
Step 1. Get PhoneRescue for iOS installed on your computer. Launch it and connect your iPhone with computer. Choose Recover from iOS Device, which can directly recover deleted data from iPhone.
Step 2. The tool will scan your data quickly. Select WhatsApp and click OK to continue.
Step 3. Preview WhatsApp chat history > Select the ones that you need and click To Phone or To Computer.
Also, you can use PhoneRescue for iOS to extract WhatsApp data from iCloud backup, read this guide to get the detailed steps.
If you do not have enough iCloud storage to store WhatsApp data or other iPhone files, you can choose to delete WhatsApp backup from iCloud as the above steps show. Besides, if you don’t want to lose the WhatsApp that contains valued memories, here is a way for you to extract WhatsApp from iPhone to computer. And the tool is AnyTrans, which is a powerful iOS data manager. iOS 14/13 supported.
With AnyTrans, you can always get back your WhatsApp chat history along with all the files you’ve sent or received. Now, follow the steps below to transfer & back up WhatsApp data:
Step 1. Download AnyTrans on your computer (PC/Mac) > Connect your iPhone via USB cable.
Step 2. Click Social Messages Manager, here you can transfer, back up, and restore WhatsApp, Line, and Viber data > Choose WhatsApp and click Back Up Now.
Step 3. Next, you can toggle Enable Backup Encryption on and set a password. Or click Back Up Now button directly.
After that, you can restore WhatsApp backup as you want. Except for that, you can also transfer WhatsApp from iPhone to iPhone, or Android to iPhone with AnyTrans.
If you do not wish to keep any of your WhatsApp data, you can safely go ahead and get all your WhatsApp backups deleted from iCloud. And if you mistakenly deleted WhatsApp data, you can download and try PhoneRescue for iOS to help you get back.
And if you want to get more iCloud or iPhone storage, AnyTrans can help you to back up and transfer WhatsApp data, and manage more data like iPhone photos, contacts, etc. We hope the guide above helps you do that without any issues.
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