Facebook owned WhatsApp stated that It will be delete the accounts of it users with third party app such as WhatsApp Plus. These apps are WhatsApp alternatives offered by third parties, according to statement and thus does not guarantee the security of it’s service and thus goes against it’s privacy policies.
Furthermore, the company went on to notify users of using unsupported apps, such as Whatsapp plus, GB WhatsApp, and it’s likes including those who claim to be able to transfer WhatsApp conversations from one device to another.
Hence they will temporarily suspend these accounts so that users will be forced to switch back to the official app, if not, Accounts will be permanently terminated.
If we recall some time back such publications were also released by the company and this led to the permanent ban of most users were reluctant to switch.
How To Switch To The Official Version of WhatsApp?
In order to make the switch, user must first save a saved backup copy of your chat history either on google drive or SD card before transferring your account to the official version of The WhatsApp.
1. Whatsapp plus
According to the company, to take back your conversations from The WhatsApp You can do the following, although it does not guarantee that these steps will be successful, as it is not an official app.
If you previously saved chat history, it should be automatically transferred to the official version of The WhatsApp.
Opens Play Store And download The WhatsApp.
Verify your phone number so the restore can be done.
2. GB WhatsApp
Wait for the temporary suspension to finish. The stopwatch will display the duration of the suspension
On GB WhatsApp, tap More options > Chats > Backup.
go to the Settings From the phone> storage > Records.
Find the folder GB WhatsApp While continuing to select it.
In the upper right corner, tap Plus > rename And rename the folder to “The WhatsApp”.
Opens Play Store And download the official version from The WhatsApp.
Confirm your phone number or mobile phone
You will see it on the screen “A backup was found,” Click on the option Recovery.