How to Backup and Restore LINE Chat History on iPhone and Android

LINE is a widely know application designed to connect people through text messages, images, audio, video sharing, and more. The Korean app reached worldwide in a short time and now connects over 700 million users and growing. The application was originally designed for Android and iOS users, but later extended service to other platforms as well. After using LINE for a long time and sharing various sweet memories, important texts, images and videos, you want that information to be secure and safe. There comes a need to backup LINE chat and keep it safe. Let’s explore some of these simple options.

Part 1: Backup/Restore LINE Chats with dr.fone on iPhone/iPad

dr.fone - Restore Social App can be used to backup and retrieve LINE data anytime you want, which makes it one of the best options to attain the desirable task.

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1.1 How to backup LINE chat on iPhone.

Step 1. Download and install dr.fone - Restore Social App on your computer and launch it.

Step 2. Launch dr.fone - Restore Social App and select "iOS LINE Backup and Restore". Then connect your device with an USB cable and dr.fone will automatically detect your device.

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Step 3. As soon as your device is connected successfully, click "Backup" and your process will start.

backup line chats on iphone

Step 4. It may take a few minutes to backup your data. After it is done, you can see the LINE data you backed up by clicking "View It".

view iphone line backup

Your data has been successfully stored. Now, you can simply restore it whenever you want with a single click by following these steps.

1.2 How to restore LINE chat on iPhone.

Step 1. Export or Restore LINE chat history whenever you want to. To check the backup files go back to the first screen and click "To view the previous backup file >>"

restore iphone line chat backup

Step 2. The next step will let you extract LINE backup file. You will be able to see a list of backup files, click on "view" to see the one you want.

select iphone line chats backups

Step 3. Restore LINE backup with a single click. After the scan is completed, you can see a preview of your LINE chat and attachments. Just click on "Restore to device" button to restore the data on your device.

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Part 2: Backup / Restore Each Individual LINE Manually

Here is another set of easy instructions to backup/restore LINE data manually.

Step 1. Open the chat you want to backup

Step 2. Tap the drop-down arrow which is a "V" shaped button on the top right corner.

backup line chat manually-Tap the drop-down arrow

Step 3. Go to the chat settings.

backup line chat manually-Go to the chat settings

Step 4. Select "Backup Chat History" and then tap on the "Backup All" option. You have the option to backup chat history in the form of text but you won’t be able to save the stickers, images, videos, etc. With "Backup All" everything will be saved as it is.

backup line chat manually-Select

Step 5. Repeat the process for every other personal chat you want to backup. Save it in the "LINE_backup" folder which is important to restore LINE chat history.

To restore your line backup chat, follow the steps below.

Step 1. Open the chat that you want to restore.

backup line chat manually-Open the chat

Step 2. Tap the drop-down menu in "V" shape and you will see different options. Select chat settings from the options.

backup line chat manually- Select chat settings

Step 3. Tap import chat history and the chat history is restored.

backup line chat manually-Tap import chat history

You can backup LINE chat and restore it manually anytime. Just follow the above steps and you won’t have a problem backing up or restoring your data.

Part 3: Backup/Restore LINE Chats with dr.fone on Android

You can also backup/restore LINE chat on your Android device. To attain this task on your Android device, the best tool you can use is dr.fone - Backup & Restore (Android). Follow the steps to know how to backup LINE chat easily on Android.

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Step 1. Download and install dr.fone - Backup & Restore (Android) on your computer.

Step 2. Launch dr.fone and connect your device to the computer. Select "Backup & Restore".

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Step 3. After dr.fone detects your device, the application will display all the types of files you can backup. Select the respective App Data to make sure you backup your LINE fines. Click "Backup" to start selecting and once you have selected the type of files you want to backup. All the LINE chats and attachments will backup along with the data.

backup restore line chats for android

Step 4. Wait for a few minutes as it will take some time to backup your files.

backup android line chats

Step 5. To see the contents of a backup file, click on "View the Backup" button on the lower left of your screen. You can see your chats, images, videos and everything else from LINE without any problem.

backup line chats on android

Follow these simple steps to restore the backup contents.

Step 1. To restore LINE chat history, click on "Restore" button and choose from the backup files on your computer.

backup android line chats

Step 2. You can select the type of files and then the files you want to restore according to your wish. Then click on "Restore to Device" to start.

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Step 3. dr.fone will ask for the authorization to restore. Allow authorization and click "ok" to continue.

backup line history on android-Allow authorization

Step 4. It will take a few moments to restore the data. Once it is completed, you can see the success notification, along with the details of the files restored. All the LINE chats and attachments will be restored to your device.

backup line history on android

dr.fone has made data backup/restore very easy and efficient. Now you know how to backup LINE chat easily. You can easily backup and restore your data whenever and wherever you want. Use these secure ways to save your memories and important messages for a long time.

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