I have WhatsApp installed on my old Phone.
WhatsApp is backup both to Google Drive and to the local storage.
The Google Drive backup is for text chat and images only (The default).
The local backup includes everything (Audio, Video, Documents, etc...).
I want to move all my WhatsApp data to my new phone.
Usually it will be done as following:
- Copy all files of the WhatsApp folder from the old phone to the new phone.
- Install WhatsApp on the new phone.
- Start WhatsApp on the new phone and when asked for restoring data click restore.
The restoration process of WhatsApp will restore information from Google Drive and not from the local storage.
How can one force WhatsApp to restore all data from the local storage?