dearJulius.com Write For Us

WhatsApp backups won’t count against your Google Drive storage from November

SHARE:

© Provided by The Next Web

By Abhimanyu Ghoshal, The Next Web

Good news for folks who rely on Google Drive to store their WhatsApp backups: they’ll soon no longer count against your cloud storage quota, so the space you have on there will be entirely yours to use with other files and documents.

[post_ads]As someone who uses the messaging service almost exclusively and switches phones every few weeks, I’m glad to know I won’t need to give up over 2GB of space on Google Drive (where I’ve got 19GB of space for free) – which is also where I stash my voice recordings for personal notes and interviews.

Android Police noted that the update was announced to some users via email, and that WhatsApp has included details on this FAQ page.

The change will take effect on November 12. It’s worth noting that backups that haven’t been updated in more than a year will be wiped, so if you haven’t taken advantage of this feature in a while, you’ll want to do so before the aforementioned date.

COMMENTS



Note: If you think this story need more information or correction, feel free to comment below your opinion and reaction.
Like & Follow to Stay Updated ...

Name

AI,3,Amazon,1,Apple,5,Emoji,1,Facebook,17,Games,35,Google,7,Instagram,6,Science,205,Security,4,Social Media,24,Tech,242,Technology,1151,Tesla,5,Twitter,4,
ltr
item
Technology - U.S. Daily News: WhatsApp backups won’t count against your Google Drive storage from November
WhatsApp backups won’t count against your Google Drive storage from November
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-lq3ZJ0Dg-6M/W3aVbDUSaqI/AAAAAAAAaK8/v-5vub5hmdcuf2SRULOSdJwmnIZdQc4NgCLcBGAs/s1600/1.jpg
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-lq3ZJ0Dg-6M/W3aVbDUSaqI/AAAAAAAAaK8/v-5vub5hmdcuf2SRULOSdJwmnIZdQc4NgCLcBGAs/s72-c/1.jpg
Technology - U.S. Daily News
https://tech.dailynews.us.com/2018/08/whatsapp-backups-wont-count-against.html
https://tech.dailynews.us.com/
https://tech.dailynews.us.com/
https://tech.dailynews.us.com/2018/08/whatsapp-backups-wont-count-against.html
true
4191228214535516123
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Read More Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy