If you don’t want to lose any data on Viber and if you need to backup the application on your phone, you will find information on how to do that on this page. You will need to activate/get a Google Drive for this. If you don’t have a Google account, you can create one from Google.com. It is how you can get backup on Android phones with Google Drive. Let’s begin to tell you how to backup Viber on Android. Unfortunately we can’t provide steps for iOS at the moment. We will provide this tutorial for iOS too at incoming days.
How to Backup Viber on Android
- Run Viber on your Android phone or tablet.
- Tap on menu located top left.
- Go to Settings of Viber.
- Tap Account.
- Select Viber Backup from options.
- If you see “Not connected to Google Drive“, tap “settings“.
- Select your Google Drive email.
- Allow permissions for Viber.
- Tap Backup.
- Wait until Viber backups your chats.
Please don’t forget that Viber don’t backup your media with manual and auto options. You will need to do it yourself manually on your Android device. If you also want Viber to backup conversations automatically, please do the following…
How to Turn on Viber Auto Backup
- Follow all steps above except step 9 and 10.
- Tap on Auto backup.
- Tap on Daily or any other selection.
That’s all. It is quite easy right? Now you can backup your conversation everyday to Google Drive. It is how you can backup viber on Android automatically.
When Do You Need to Backup Viber on Android?
Reinstalling. We recommend you to backup your conversations on your device before you reinstall it to your device. Otherwise you can lose some chats on the application. It is one of the important steps before reinstalling the app.
Clearing Cache and Data. Sometimes clearing cache and data can cause serious data loss. If you don’t want this to happen we recommend you to backup Viber on Android phones and tablets.