WhatsApp Backup stop counting toward Google Drive storage

Good news for those people who use google drive for WhatsApp backup to save their chats. After 12 November 2018, the storage of google drive will not count the WhatsApp chat back up.

Why use Google Drive For WhatsApp Backup

Because in the online platform Google is the best service provider in everything. So many people used Google services mostly. Google provides 15 GB of cloud storage is free.

Earlier if we stored WhatsApp backup on google drive it counts from the 15 GB of cloud storage.

Let us assume if the size of WhatsApp chat backup is 3.3GB than the free space in google drive is (15-3.3)GB that is 11.7GB.
But after 12 November it does not count from the total storage

Benefits of doing WhatsApp Backup

  1. Easy recoverable in case of loss of mobile and formatting of the device.
  2. No need for internal storage.
  3. Hassle-free experience: Moving the WhatsApp data from old phone to new phone.
  4. No data loss if you make your WhatsApp chats backup.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

What is the read receipt on WhatsApp?

The Read receipt is the way by which the sender can tell or get to know whether the message is read by the receiver or not. Here we are going to talk about the Read Receipt in WhatsApp. Basically when we send the message in WhatsApp first the message will go to the server and then from the server, it will go to the receiver.

Is two-step verification safe in WhatsApp?

Two-Step Verification is a process by which the user has to require two steps (method) to verify itself from preventing any unauthorized access to the account as it adds up a layer of extra protection to the account. By enabling this we can access our account only after the successful. If you enable Two-Step Verification in WhatsApp you need to verify yourself by the following two way

  1. OTP(One Time Password): You need to provide the OTP at the time of registration of your WhatsApp account.
  2. 6 Digit Passcode: It is another layer of security. You will only allow accessing your account after providing the 6 digit passcode.

How can I get status from WhatsApp file manager?

WhatsApp status is the way or methods from which we can share Text, Videos & Images in our status section. For this, both people have to save their number in contacts book. The main thing in WhatsApp status is that the status will automatically disappear in 24 hours. We can also reply on that Status by tapping on reply. One can see someone WhatsApp status in the Status tab, also you can save WhatsApp status by going through this.

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