Ways to Backup and Restore Line Chat History to PC

Written By Axel Nash |

LINE chat is among the well-known applications that let you enjoy free voice, videos, and message exchange among your friends and family. But with the continuous phone upgrade and other technicalities, you may suddenly realize that you lost it all. That’s why it is important to back up the chat history line and restore it any time you wish. Since you use your phone most of the time to take videos and send text, your PC is the best landing point to backup your data for safety. Let’s move to the available ways you can use to backup and restore your files on your PC.

Part 1. Backup and Restore iOS Line Chat Backup data on PC

It is possible to backup line chat iPhone to your PC and restore it when the need arises. Use the LINE chat application on your iPhone to back up your files to PC.

Step 1. Create a plain-text backup of your LINE chat history that is supported by any PC. You then need to transfer the plain text file that you created to your computer.

Step 2. Then launch the LINE app on your iOS device. Next, tap on the “Chat” room that you wish to backup and access on PC.

Step 3. Launch the “Settings” menu. Just tap on “V” > “Settings” to launch the menu.

Step 4. Then go to the “Export Chat History” option and tap on it to export your chat history to the PC. Finally, transfer the LINE backup chat history to PC.

backup line chat on pc

Part 2. Backup and Restore Android Line Chat Backup files on PC

You can also line chat history backup from your Android phone to PC.

Step 1. First, open the LINE app on your Android phone. Next, select the chat room you wish to back up on your PC. Then tap on the “V” key > “Settings” to open the “Settings” menu.

Step 2. Tap on the “Export” chat history option and choose the destination folder for your backup file on PC.

Step 3. The LINE chat history files are saved on PC and you can restore them for use anytime.

How to Restore LINE backup chat on iOS and Android from PC

To restore LINE chat history to iPhone or Android from PC,

  • Connect your phone to the PC via a USB cable.
  • Then click on the “Restore” button and specify your phone as the destination device.

Part 3. Backup and Restore LINE Chat to PC via LINE Backup Tool

It is also possible to recover line chat history without backup. MobileTrans works in simple ways to backup and restore your LINE chats as well as other chat histories from WeChat, Kik, etc. This tool works for any data type such as audio, contacts, text messages, among others. Follow these steps to restore your data without overwriting the existing ones.

How to backup and restore line chat with MobileTrans

MobileTrans lets you preview the export LINE chat history and restore them from PC.

Step 1. Open the app and run the Backup & Restore feature

Launch the MobileTrans app on your computer and click on the “Backup&Restore” tab. Then click on the Backup app data.

backup line with mobiletrans

Step 2. Connect your phone to the computer

Next, connect your iPhone or iPad to the computer and click on the “Start” button. MobileTrans will begin to backup LINE chats.

backup line with mobiletrans

Step 3. Backup Completed

Wait for the backup process to complete. Meanwhile, keep your phone connected to your computer.

backup line with mobiletrans

Step 4. Restore LINE chats to your iPhone

Finally, to restore your LINE chats, you can select from the Backup records and restore the file you want. And click the “Start” button to start the restore process and then you can view the LINE chats on your phone later on.

backup line with mobiletrans


Sometimes you cannot backup line chat history directly from your phone to PC. You can engage the best tool, MobileTrans, to restore your files of any type. It will also recover deleted line data from iPhone in a few steps.

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Axel Nash

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