WhatsApp Messenger is an alternative to SMS messaging and is very similar to BlackBerry Messenger.

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Unable to upgrade and install whatsapp

I didn't checked whatsapp in a few days, so I tried clicking into it, I got a message like this version of whatsapp is too old, please upgrade. I clicked the upgrade button and was led to the google ...
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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 can I backup WhatsApp files to free some space?

I have an old 2.3 gingerbread phone and I'd like to free some memory from time to time. What's the recommended procedure to backup files from WhatsApp and free space? (extra: Better if I wouldn't have ...
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Transfer Whatsapp chat history to new device

I've got a new phone (Samsung) and want to transfer my Whatsapp chat history from my old device to it. Is this possible, and how to do it? I have a Whatsapp backup file for that date.
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How to report a contact as spam in Whatsapp?

I received a message from a new phone number about some advertising information. When I opened the message I saw "Report Spam" option to report the spam to whatsapp. However once I replied to that ...
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uninstalling WhatsApp

I want to uninstall WhatsApp from my phone fully so there should not be any data left, as it was preinstalled its not removing fully. I have only 2 options, force stop or disable but they're not ...
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I can't Scan the QR code for whatsapp web

I use an Xperia M2 (that certainly does not have a small screen). I try to scan the QR code from my computer, but it did no work. I tried NeoReader to see if the problem was on my phone and it ...
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What audio file formats does WhatsApp support?

What audio file formats does WhatsApp officially support? I have not found this information on the WhatsApp website...
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Auto forward sms to Telegram messenger Group

I'm a volunteer firefighter and I receive emergency calls and at the same time an "emergency SMS". I'd like to forward those incoming SMS to a group in Telegram/WhatsApp, so my family and friends know ...
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Fail to transfer whatapp chat - no option to restore

I want to transfer my whataspp chats from my galaxy s3 mini to my new galaxy A3. I followed the guide (I think!) I backed up my chats and then copied the database file over onto my pc. The files all ...
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Why Whatsapp images and videos are not showing in my gallery?

I have bought Moto G 2nd generation. I have Whatsapp installed in my mobile and it working very well. As you all know all Whatsapp images and videos will get displayed in gallery. I decided to hide ...
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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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Whatsapp, Wechat not supporting on Samsung Galaxy Y after factory reset

Today i reset my phone samsung galaxy y. Then i go to google play to download whatsapp & wechat but they show your device isnt compatable with this version. now not supporting after factory ...
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Merging WhatsApp chat histories from different devices but same account

Is it possible to merge WhatsApp chat histories on 2 Android devices (but 1 account)? If so, how?
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How to keep my old number in whatsapp old sim deactivated

I have a new phone number and a new phone but I want to keep my old number to use in whatsapp but I don´t have that sim card anymore.
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How do I access settings in WhatsApp on Samsung Galaxy Note 3?

I don't see the ellipses icon ("...") in the top-right corner of the screen on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Without it, how can I get to the Settings screen in WhatsApp?
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WhatsApp restored my older backup, not the latest backup

Today, 19th December, I was trying to reset my phone, but I had backed up WhatsApp first. After that I reboot my phone (Xperia Miro) and installed WhatsApp. Problem came while WhatsApp was restoring ...
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Install Whatsapp on Android running under Virtualbox

I've just installed Android using Virtualbox on Ubuntu, and now I want to install WhatsApp on it. When I visit Google Play and try to install WhatsApp, it tells me that I have to associate a device ...
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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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How to transfer Whatsapp audio files to computer?

I know how to copy pictures received on Whatsapp to my computer, but I don't see audio files received on Whatsapp anywhere to be accessed and transfered to my computer. Any suggestion?
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Friend claims I was on whatsapp at 3 AM, but I was asleep for 2 hours already [duplicate]

I tried googling this issue but I cant seem to find an answer. A friend claimed I was "last seen" on whatsapp around 3 AM, while I was sound asleep at 1:40 AM, I received no new messages or even ...
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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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Completely exporting a WhatsApp chat, including media and voice messages

I have a chat with a lot of voice messages, pictures and chat messages that I would like to completely export to my laptop, so that I can listen to the voice messages, view the pictures and read the ...
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Whatsapp last seen versus blue double check for sent messages

I have experienced a weird situation with Whatsapp, and I don't know what it means. I sent a message and it got the blue double checks at 18:00 hrs, but the person to whom I sent the message was last ...
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Why I can't scan the Whatsapp QR code? [duplicate]

My Mobile Modile no spice mi-402 , why i am not able to scanning QR code from https://web.whatsapp.com/.
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copy multiple text messages in WhatsApp

I am selecting multiple text messages in WhatsApp Conversation, and copying it. But when I am trying to "paste", to forward it to other contacts, it seems WhatsApp is adding the name (from whom that ...
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Can my Whatsapp calls and messages be tracked and recorded by my mobile network carrier? [closed]

First of all sorry if this is the wrong section cuz I don't know where to post this question :/ I have been using Whatsapp for a while now and I'm wondering if it ever possible for my mobile network ...
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How can I Recover deleted Whatsapp Images on Android S2 ?

The day before yesterday I was browsing my Whatsapp images. Upon browsing them, I accidentally deleted one image that means a lot to me. 1)I'v tried Dr.Fone did not really work. 2) I 've heard that ...
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How to use WhatsApp in PC/ Laptop if camera not working?

My camera says cannot start camera. so am i not able to perform whatsapp in web. Give me a solution or alternate.
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Connected to wi-fi but Whatsapp messages won't send

My phone is connected to the wi-fi but my Whatsapp messages won't send. They have a clock icon next to them.
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how to mute a contact on Whatsapp?

Basically I still want to receive the messages from a contact but on lesser priority. I don't want a notification to appear when this contact messages me. It is possible to mute a group chat but not ...
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How do i recover WhatsApp messages after restoring phone?

I really want to restore my phone to have a "fresh" feel to it. But the only problem is that I don't want all my new and old WhatsApp messages and images to be gone. I have a lot of people I talk to ...
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Received Contact via WhatsApp is stored in Phone - How to move it to Google without losing the image

For some time now I'm experiencing the following issue: When someone sends me a contact via WhatsApp it is stored in my phone and not my Google address book. How can I move this thing to Google or ...
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Can't scan QR code for WhatsApp web due to camera inverted or tilted on Galaxy Y Duos

First of all, I already read the other posts about problems reading the QR Code, and my problem is different. I have a Galaxy Y Duos, so my screen is bigger than 4 inches. I do get the "Ok, got it" ...
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Cannot install Whatsapp - it says insufficient storage available

I just got a new android phone running 4.4.2 as an interim before I buy another phone. After factory reset, I tried to install Whatsapp. This was the first app that I tried to install and it failed ...
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How to un-hide the read recipient (blue tick) option on WhatsApp?

How to un-hide the read recipient (blue tick) option on WhatsApp? I am not able to find the option.
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How to move Whatsapp chat history from iPhone 4 to Nexus 4?

Just upgraded my iPhone 4 to Nexus 4, and could not find on Google a reasonable answer to this question. Is there any good app that does this? Or, what should be the process?
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How can I remove myself as an admin of a group?

There is a group that I was a member of. Suddenly one day, all of a sudden I became admin of a group. How can I remove myself as an admin of the group? And how can I make someone else an admin of ...
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Insufficient memory. First aids tried. Everything is tried! Pls help!

We have two phones with same problem. 1) Micromax Canvas A110 1GB RAM, 4GB Internal, 8GB EXTERNAL SD CARD Ice cream sandwich 4.04 LATEST PROBLEM: On rebooting( turning the phone and switching it ...
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I'm going crazy trying to sort WhatsApp notifications on Lollipop - help, please?

I've got a Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, and it's on Lollipop 5.0.2. What I want to do is this: Vibrate when I get a WhatsApp message, when it's set to vibrate. The pop-up bar that comes up at the top ...
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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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How do I transfer my whatsapp messages from old phone to new phone?

I've been using Samsung Tab and the USB cable is not usable. I've been seeing answers like backing up my messages to my SD card from my old phone and insert it to my new phone, but the problem is my ...
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Whatsapp problem in bluestacks

Bluestacks suddenly malfunctioned and kept displaying this message "Implementation of recipe on XDA Developers Forum for Android Market, Demonstrates how to implement APks. Please wait for a while for ...
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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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How to migrate old whatsapp account to new phone and new phone number? [duplicate]

I have changed my phone as well as my number(SIM). How can I migrate old Whatsapp account to new phone and number while preserving the old Whatsapp account. As per Whatsapp FAQ, I have updated the ...
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How do I make Whatsapp read multiple similar databases?

Recently I got a new phone,and finally discovered that the Whatsapp FAQ teaches how to transfer messages from one phone to another,assuming both is android. So, I managed to transfer from my old ...
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How can I not show profile pics in Whatsapp?

I don't want any profile pics to appear for any contacts in Whatsapp on my HTC One X, any idea if this is possible?
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All the 'msgstore' in the database of Whatsapp are not being restored

I recently got a new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and installed Whatsapp in it. I had a previous backup of Whatsapp from my Note 4 so I copied the same from the old phone to the new one. But when I ...
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to recover whatsapp messages

i factory reset my phone and then installed whatsapp.Before that i had created a backup of my conversations in my sd card,the name of the backup was 'msgstore.db.crypt'.After i installed whatsapp and ...
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Will I be removed from groups on WhatsApp if I upgrade to a new phone?

I was removed from all groups before, when I changed my number. Will the same happen if I change my phone? This time, I have the same number but a different phone.