How to save whatsapp data to sd card without rooting, move media
Your internal storage is filled with WhatsApp images? Here we show you how to save the pictures and other media on the SD card.
Images and videos sent to your phone via WhatsApp can quickly drain your smartphone’s internal memory. Of course, you could delete these images or move them to an SD card.
Unfortunately, WhatsApp does not offer the option to save images or files directly to the SD card. When you install WhatsApp, it automatically creates a folder for the media in your internal storage where all images and media will be stored. WhatsApp only allows you to disable automatic image saving . To save the pictures on the SD card, you must move them manually.
If you have not rooted your Android smartphone, by default there is no tool that changes the image folder’s destination path. Here you have only the alternative to move the files through a file manager . You can either use the pre-installed file manager of your smartphone or a program like the FX File Explorer . Follow us with two approaches.
- How to move whatsapp media to sd card with file manager
- How to save media from whatsapp to sd card by PC
You must first confirm that you are allowed to write to the SD card. To do this, go to “Enable Write Access” via tap on the three-point menu in the upper right corner. Then confirm it When asked whether access should be allowed.
- You can follow this steps for audio and video folders, too.
- You should repeat this process regularly when the images take up most of your storage space again.
Another method to move WhatsApp to SD card without rooting needs a PC and USB cable to connect your phone into computer.
Connect device to PC and wait until the detection process complete.
On your PC go to the phone folder and then into internal memory storage folder. Now, go to “WhatsApp” folder an Copy the WhatsApp images directory.
Now, Paste it into SD memory card folder.