With more and more people using Viber instead of WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger, it has increasingly become necessary to find a way to preserve and protect the data on your Viber app. The messages and all attachments you send using Viber are important to you and sometimes you may need to sync them to your computer to protect them from data loss or to just create space on your device for new data.
Whatever the reason you need to sync Viber Messages to your computer, there are only two effective ways to do it. In this article, we are going to be looking at these two ways to sync Viber messages in greater detail to help you do that easily and quickly.
Sync Viber Messages from Phone to Desktop
The first way to sync Viber messages to your computer is to use the Viber Desktop app. This is a free Desktop tool offered by Viber that can help you create backups of your Viber data to the computer in numerous ways. The Viber content that you can sync using the official Viber Desktop app include images, text messages, video messages, voice messages and all kinds of media messages.
Follow these simple steps to sync Viber chat history to the computer using Viber for desktop:
Step 1: Ensure that you have the latest version of the Viber installed on your device. If you don’t, take a moment to update the app.
Step 2: Now visit Viber Support to download the Viber Desktop app. Once it is installed, open the app to begin the process.
Step 3: When the sync popup appears, click on “Sync” .
Step 4: Tap “Sync” on your device to approve for the Viber messages and media files in the chat history to sync to your computer.
Depending on the number of chats on your device, this process may take a while. Keep Viber open until the sync process is complete.
Sync Viber Messages from PC/Mac to Phone with MobileTrans
The Viber Desktop app can be very beneficial when you need to sync all the Viber chats on your device, but it is completely unreliable when you want more control over the process, like say for example when you want to sync a select few of your Viber messages as opposed to all of them. For that, you need a tool that is designed to make it easier for you to view all your Viber messages and their attachments before syncing them. This way, you can easily transfer only the messages or attachments you want and not all of them.
But this level of control is not the only reason you want to use MobileTrans - WhatsApp Transfer, the tool has numerous other features that will prove very useful to you. Here is the video tutorial from Wondershare Video Community:
- • MobileTrans is one of the only desktop tools that you can use to transfer data from one device to another even if the devices run on different operating systems. This means that if you want switch devices, MobileTrans can help you move all your Viber data from one device to another.
- • It is also the most ideal tool when you want to backup and restore the data on you device in a single click.
- • You can also use it to restore data from iCloud and iTunes without affecting the data on you device. You can also very easily selectively restore the data from your backups to the device.
- • Mobile Trans is also very easy to use. Despite the numerous functions it can accomplish, the software is very simple to use, allowing even the beginner to use it. It also doesn’t hurt that it has a very simple to follow user interface
To use Mobile Trans to sync Viber messages with your computer, follow these simple steps:
How to back up Viber messages on PC
Step 1: Begin by downloading and installing MobileTrans to your computer and launch the program after successful installation.
Step 2: Now connect your phone to the computer using USB cables. Once the device is connected, select “WhatsApp Transfer” in the main window. This is the feature that allows users to manage all aspects of social sharing apps. But since we want to work with Viber in particular, click on “Viber” on the left.
Step 3: Once you select Viber, you should see two options; “Backup” and “Restore”. To sync all your Viber chats to the computer in a single click, choose “Backup”.
Step 4: The backup process will begin immediately and may take some time depending on the amount of data you have on the device.
The program will notify you when the backup process is complete.
How to restore Viber messages
Step 1. When the backup process is complete, Mobile Trans will also come in handy when you need to export the backed up Viber messages back to your device or another device. To do that, you only need to click on the “Restore” button and then select the previous backup or another more relevant backup and “Start” and the transfer process will begin immediately.
Step 2. Keep the device connected through the process and Mobile Trans will once again notify you when the process is complete. You should now be able to see the messages and their media attachments on the device.
As you can see, Mobile Trans presents the best tool to help you not just manage your Viber messages, but also WhatsApp and Line Messages as well. With it, you can create full backups of the Viber messages on the device and then very easily restore the same backup to the device or another device. It also makes it very easy for you to transfer data between devices making it the ideal solution when switching devices and you want to bring all your data with you.
Download Mobile Trans today and share your thoughts with us on the process of syncing your data with the computer. Let us know if you have any problems syncing data and we’ll do our best to help you out with solutions where we can.