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How to hide my name in Whatsapp group?

I've provided a screenshot, clickable for full size, of a group I'm in. Some people are able to hide their names. How can I do it? I do not know some people in the group and I don't want them ...
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Any solutions for disabling the new WhatsApp feature that shows when the message was read?

The last seen status can be disabled on WhatsApp at the chat settings. Any way I can disable the two blue ticks that appear on the other person's app that shows the read time of the message?
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removed as member of a group where I was the admin after reinstalling whatsapp after it crashed!

I was the only admin in the group that I made, now after the app crashed and I reinstalled it - It says "Error you are not a participant in this group" So that means the group exists without any ...
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How to transfer WhatsApp conversations to a new phone?

I recently changed smartphones from an unknown to Samsung, and I've lost my WhatsApp conversations. I want them on the new phone. I have reinstalled it on the new phone, and the msgstore.db.crypt ...
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Whatsapp application disappeared

One minute i was using whatsapp, next minute it was gone, by itself. I can see whatsapp shorcut on homescreen but when i tap on it says "the application is not installed". I checked the installed ...
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Some applications don'e have access to the mobile data on unrooted S4 device

Some applications on my S4 mobile won't be able to use internet over Mobile data where the other apps use it normally. For example I can't use "WhatsApp" neither "Viber" where I can use "Facebook" ...
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sony xperia z1 whatsapp sound notification problem

Hi I have the following problem. I get whatsapp notification on the top of my screen when receiving new whatsapp message but I dont want any sound with it. I tried to look in whatsapp settings - ...
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Names not shown from number anymore

All of a sudden, half-way using whatsapp, the names are not shown anymore. Instead I can only see the number. I went to my contact list and checked. Most of my contacts appeared to be shown in email ...
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Whatsapp message previews are not showing in Status bar when new message is received

I am using a Nexus 5 running the latest version of Kitkat. Whenever I receive a new whatsapp message the status bar slightly floats up and and shows the whatsapp icon saying the message receieved ...
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Where are my received voice notes saved?

I checked in the whatsapp media voice notes. But they are not there. Plz help me to find them urgently.
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How can I copy Whatsapp data on Blustacks to my new PC

I have bought a new laptop because I'm travelling to another province(state) and I will be there for 6 months and I can't leave with my PC. I want to know how can I copy the contacts and messages from ...
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Turn animated gif into WhatsApp sendable video

I'd like to convert a short gif-animation to a video so I can send it to a friend via WhatsApp. Do you know easy ways to accomplish that (e.g. codec etc.)? Best would be doing it on the device ...
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Where are emoticon files stored for android Whatsapp?

I want to modify one of the emoticons on my whatsapp (only for displaying on my own phone obviously). However I can't find any of the files in /data/data/com.whatsapp, and the only other place I can ...
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Whatsapp sync issue in Google Nexus 5 its not deleting the contact

I have Google Nexus 5. My Whatsapp contacts are not deleting. When I am trying to delete the contact from People (Contact App) it shows the error message "You can't delete contacts from read-only ...
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whatsapp messages sent but not received?

Sometimes my whatsapp messenger behaves weird like i send messages to my friends but they didn't receive some of them similarly they send me messages and i don't get those !! Even 2 ticks show that ...
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Blue ticks in whatsapp

Would the blue ticks appear if a person does not have you in their whatsapp contact list? Although you can see whether the message is delivered, you cannot see their name or status. So I wasn't sure ...
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Copy whatsApp Database to my pc

I am using Sony Xperia P and my display is not working. So I am not able to do any thing with my mobile. Now I want to copy my WhatsApp database to another android phone or PC.But I am not able to do ...
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Unable to download media Whatsapp while using Wifi with proxy

I'm using a wifi network that contains a proxy. I am using proxydroid to run the proxy for all applications on my Android phone. But sometimes I am not able to download media on Whatsapp. How can I ...
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Getting WhatsApp to work for both networks on a dual-SIM phone

I have been using WhatsApp for a very long time in a dual mobile HTC Desire U under a specific network. Now, I would like to use WhatsApp for the other network too. Is it possible to use watsapp for ...
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Is the Whatsapp crypt7 key determined by/linked to your gmail account?

So basically I saved my msgstore.db.crypt7 file from my old phone to my computer. I now have a new android phone. If I link it with the same gmail account as my old phone, will I be able to see my ...
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Whatsapp For Nokia X

I wanted to know that how can I acquire Whatsapp for my Nokia X. My family and friends are both on Whatsapp and it causes a communication gap between me and them if I don't have it. I want to keep ...
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How to transfer and install an older version of Whatsapp from one phone onto a another phone?

My whatsapp auto-updated to the new version yesterday which has the blue ticks. Since I am not a big fan of this version, I was wondering if I can install an older version of this app on my S4. One of ...
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How to re-download a video in Whatsapp?

I downloaded a video shared in Whatsapp. After playing, I deleted it using MX Player Pro. Now, when I tap that video in Whatsapp, it says "Sorry, this media file doesn't exist on SD card." I was ...
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Gmail account associated with the crypt5 files

I was just wondering, is there a way to get the gmail account associated with the crypt5 files from the files itself. I mean we can decrypt and read crypt5 files if we know the Gmail account ...
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WhatsApp - Privacy Settings - Visible only to selected contacts

If i install WhatsApp on my Android Phone, it will access all my contacts. How can i ensure that only some Contacts are added to WhatsApp? OR i am visible only to some contacts? Any way to achieve ...
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Changing Administrator of WhatsApp group due to non-working mobile and migration to another country

My friend is an Administrator of our group on WhatsApp. He migrated from Singapore to US and as a result, his phone is not working. I would like to take the Administrator privileges for adding him ...
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How to insert “blank character” in Whatsapp?

There is a blank character (kind of box) which can be used in Whatsapp to set Blank Status or to send Blank Messages. Does anyone know how to create/type or find that character? Thanks!
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Persisting notifications is a pain in the neck!

I'm using a Galaxy Nexus which runs Jelly Bean 4.3! Lately I have been very annoyed with notifications (from apps I have installed) which keeps coming back every ten minutes even after I close them. ...
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How do I restore my old WhatsApp history on another phone?

My Samsung Galaxy S3 phone was water-damaged and is not working at all. Unfortunately, I didn't backup my chat history. I inserted my old SIM card and memory card into my friend's phone and ...
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Can the WhatsApp group icon or title be locked?

Is there a way for a WhatsApp admin to lock the group icon and title? As of this time, any group member can change the group icon or title.
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Whatsapp contact names not showing; just numbers on Samsung Galaxy S3

My Samsung Galaxy S3 has been freezing. On my Whatsapp, the contact names are gone. All it shows are contact numbers. Is there a way to fix this problem? Is there a way to stop the phone from ...
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I want to install Viber and WhatsApp on android emulator

I want to install Viber and WhatsApp on android emulator. Kindly help me out. Regards, Dar
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Corrupted data - Can't restore Whatsapp chat history

When I try to recover my Whatsapp messages on my new phone after I have copied the Whatsapp folder from my old phone to the SDcard, it suddenly crashes after 10 seconds: "Whatsapp has stopped working" ...
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Whatsapp images lost

So my Samsung S3 mini kept reminding me that my storage is running out and i probably tempered around with the storage but do not remember deleting my entire whatsapp images folder and videos folder. ...
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Will I remain in the groups after I had deleted whatsapp and installed whatsapp +

Will I remain In all the groups I was previously in after deleting whatsapp and installing whatsapp +
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Whatsapp group chat notifications

When my phone lost its entire contact list, does the admin and other members of whatsapp group chat, get notified that I have exited the group
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If I delete my WhatsApp account, will my other devices continue to receive messages?

If I delete my WhatsApp account, will my other devices with my account on keep receiving messages that were sent to me?
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whats app messenger [duplicate]

Hi I have just bought another android phone, but I really want to see the old messages. When I purchase my new phone, I had to obtain a nano sim, I managed to keep my old number for the new phone ...
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Is it possible to transfer msgstore.db.crypt7 file from your old phone to your PC and then to your new phone?

I copied my Whatsapp folder from my old phone to my PC. I now want to transfer my conversations into my new phone. I've done some research and learned that that's where the msgstore.db.crypt7 file ...
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Unknown error code during application install “-24”

I just updated my Moto X to latest and greatest Android 4.4 KitKat (I even did full factory reset just to be sure) and now I'm trying to install WhatsApp Messenger but unable to do so, I'm getting ...
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How do I recover my WhatsApp messages after installing CM?

Today I unlocked my phone's (Xperia L) bootloader and installed CyanogenMod 11 on it. After I did it, I tried to install WhatsApp, but it couldn't restore my messages. This is what it said after ...
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Remove whats app sync from facebook

My facebook sync is on and I dont want Whatapp photos to sync in facebook(rest photos should sync ) because there are so many waste photos, I am using samusng s4/ andriod. I want photos to download in ...
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Download full Whatsapp history

Is there any way to make backup of Whatsapp history with all emoticons and media? (no .txt file) I have non rooted Android 2.2.
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Stop WhatsApp from being used on lost phone

I lost my Android phone, but my WhatsApp is still on. How I can stop someone who is using it? I don't have the SIM with me. The people who found it is using my WhatsApp account. When they went ...
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How do I get my old WhatsApp account on my new phone?

I lost my old phone yesterday and it had my WhatsApp account on it. Today I bought my new phone and I was wondering how I could get my account back. I have both my the number for the account and the ...
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How do I delete a WhatsApp group I'm a member of but not an admin?

I'm in a WhatsApp group and the topics discussed there are more of vulgarity. I need to delete that group. Please help.
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How to change contacts name in Whatsapp?

I have a friend and I have added his real name in my Contacts. I want to put his nickname in Whatsapp simultaneously. I am using it in Android. How do I accomplish this?
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How to use existing Whatsapp account on new mobile with new SIM?

I could not use my existing whatsapp account because My mobile have been stolen. I bought new mobile and new SIM as well, now I want to configure my existing whatsapp account on new Mobile with ...
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Blocked but still shows “online” to blocked contact

Please can someone help! I blocked a contact on Whatsapp but I can still see his "last seen" timestamp (as it changes over time - its changed many times since blocking). He can also see mine. I tried ...
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How to restrict stranger messages in WhatsApp

How can I restrict other WhatsApp users from messaging me, who are not in my mobile contacts. Me and my friend have given a try by simply deleting my fiend contact number from my mobile, and he's ...