How to move your WhatsApp Messenger account to WhatsApp Business
Moving from WhatsApp Messenger to WhatsApp Business is fast, easy, and reliable. We recommend that you create a local or a Google Drive backup of your account before you begin the transfer process. Learn how to create a backup in this article.
- Update WhatsApp Messenger and download WhatsApp Business from the Google Play Store.
- Open WhatsApp Business.
- Note: Keep WhatsApp Business open and your phone turned on until the account transfer process is complete.
- Read the WhatsApp Business Terms of Service. Tap AGREE AND CONTINUE to accept the terms.
- WhatsApp Business automatically identifies the number you’re using in WhatsApp Messenger. To continue, tap the option with your business number.
- If the number showing is not the number you want to use, tap USE A DIFFERENT NUMBER and go through the standard verification process.
- Tap CONTINUE > ALLOW to allow WhatsApp Business to access to your chat history and media.
- Enter the 6-digit SMS code to verify your number.
- Create your business profile > tap NEXT.
- You can continue editing your business profile once your WhatsApp Business account is active.