Before getting to the heart of the tutorial, going to explain what are the exact operations that must be performed for transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram, there is some preliminary information about it.
First of all, know that it is essential that on the device on which you decide to perform the operation in question they are installed both 'WhatsApp app that l 'Telegram app and that both are updated to the latest version available for the platform in use, then Android e iOS. If you don't know how to do this, you can check out my guides on how to update WhatsApp and how to update applications.
Another thing to keep in mind is that the import can be done for both private chats that for groups. Furthermore, you can decide whether to import the conversations by going to exclude the media file or by including them. In the first case, the conversations will only contain text messages, while in the second they will also include images and videos, links, stickers (which however cannot be saved on Telegram) and voice messages.
It should be noted, then, that the conversations are important in Telegram they will not be synchronized automatically based on the original sending or receiving date but will be imported on the current day, but will also include the original dates and times. All messages, in fact, will be automatically labeled with the following information: date and time of original sending / receiving (that of WhatsApp) and the words "Imported".
If you were wondering, I also inform you that the import procedure is quite immediate (the actual duration depends on how “full-bodied” a conversation is). Also, all messages and media transferred from one app to another they are not going to take up space, as Telegram takes up virtually zero space.
How to transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram on Android
Having made the necessary clarifications above, I would say that we can finally get to the heart of the guide and go and find out, therefore, how to transfer WhatsApp chats on Telegram, starting with Android. So, if you have a device based on the mobile operating system of the "green robot", take the latter, unlock it, access the home screen and / or the drawer and select theWhatsApp icon (Quella with the green speech bubble and the white telephone handset), in order to start the application.
Once the main screen of the application is displayed, go to the section Chat by selecting the appropriate item at the top and tap on conversazione with the contact or with the group on which to go to act.
After completing the above steps, press the i button three dots vertically located at the top right, select the item Other from the menu that appears and then that Export chats from the additional menu displayed. Next, decide whether to include i half or not by selecting the option you prefer and tap theTelegram icon (Quella with the blue circle and the paper airplane) on the next screen.
In the Telegram app screen that is shown to you at this point, select the conversazione where you want to transfer the WhatsApp chats among those in the list and confirm your intentions by tapping on the item Import, then wait for the procedure to start (you can follow the progress using the appropriate indicator on the screen). When finished, click on the button Open Telegram And that's it.
How to transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram on iPhone
Possiedi a iPhone and would you like to understand how to transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram in this case? I'll immediately explain how to proceed, it's a real breeze. First, take your iPhone, unlock it, access the home screen and / or the App Library and select theWhatsApp icon (Quella with the green speech bubble and the white telephone handset), in order to start the app.
Now that you see the main WhatsApp screen, go to the section Chat by selecting the appropriate item at the bottom, tap on conversazione on which to go to act and then on name contact or group located above.
Select, therefore, the wording Export chats that you find on the next screen, choose whether or not to attach i half selecting the option you prefer from the menu that opens and select theTelegram icon (Quella with the blue circle and the paper airplane) from the additional menu that is proposed to you.
As an alternative to what I have just indicated, you can also export WhatsApp chats by swiping from right to left on the conversazione of your interest in the section Chat of the app by pressing the button Other that appears on the side by selecting the option Export chats from the menu that is shown to you and proceeding in the same way as I indicated earlier.
Regardless of the system chosen to export WhatsApp chats, in the Telegram screen that will subsequently be shown on the display, select the chat in which you intend to export the conversations and confirm your intentions by tapping on the button Import. Then wait for the conversation transfer to start (you can follow the progress of the procedure using the indicator on the screen) and at the end press the button Open Telegram.
How to transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram on PC
You are wondering if it is possible to transfer WhatsApp chats to Telegram also by acting from PC? The answer is no, I'm sorry to tell you. Unfortunately, in fact, WhatsApp Web and the computer client do not offer an option to export chats as, on the other hand, it is possible to do from mobile. For its part, Telegram Web and the computer client do not include a feature that allows you to import conversations from other messaging services. It is not excluded that such options may become available in the future, but at the time of writing this guide this is not the case.
However, this does not mean that the chats exported from mobile are not also accessible from a computer. In fact, by putting into practice the procedure for transferring conversations from WhatsApp to Telegram from your mobile device, as I explained to you in the previous steps regarding Android and iPone, you can then access important chats even using Telegram from your PC without the slightest problem. .