Do you want to share your WhatsApp chats outside your phone or want to store it somewhere else as a portable document? Well, do not worry, we’ve got your back. Here’s a simple guide on how to export WhatsApp chat as PDF.
Export WhatsApp Chat as PDF on Android/ iOS
Firstly, you need to export your chat as a text file using WhatsApp itself, which can later be converted into a PDF file through a simple conversion. Follow the steps mentioned below to proceed.
1] Open WhatsApp on your phone. Navigate to the conversation you want to export as a PDF.
3] Now, click on ‘Export Chat‘ and select the location where you want to share/ store the generated .txt file. You can also share it with yourself through email or other cross-platform services like Google Drive, Telegram, WhatsApp, and more.
4] After that, download the text (.txt) file on your computer. Right-click on it, select Open with > Choose another app > MS Word.
5] Once the file opens in MS Word, tap on ‘Save As,‘ choose your desired location and select PDF (*.pdf) in the “save as type” drop-down menu. Finally, click on Save to save the file.
That’s it. The selected WhatsApp chat will now be exported as a PDF file on your desired location.
As for the benefits of getting the PDF file, you can now store the chat for on-the-go consumption or share it with someone who is not on WhatsApp. Plus, you can either print it for a hard copy or submit the same as a piece of legal evidence, with the document being protected by a password. In the end, it’s all up to you and how you want to use the generated document.
So, this was a simple guide on how you can export any of your WhatsApp chats as a text or PDF file. Certainly, this is the most feasible method available for now that doesn’t require any major involvement of third-party software.
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