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

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'last seen 'for whatsapp contact not showing anymore?Am I being blocked?

Is there any reason that I am not able to see a whatsapp contact's last seen time anymore?Such as some kind of bug but not being blocked?
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Whatsapp will not update contact names

I am using android and have a problem with whats-app. I added a new friend to my contacts on my phone and added him to whatsapp. But then i realised that i made a type mistake in his name, so i went ...
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Is it possible to limit the list of contacts in WhatsApp?

Today, I installed WhatsApp, and I know that it wants to upload my complete contact list to its servers to see who else has WhatsApp, so it can create a contact list. I don't like this, and I prefer ...
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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 about the msgstore.db.crypt7 file. But can this ...
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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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WhatsApp Messenger not showing “last seen” for a contact

I have a person in my contact list who is using WhatsApp. He is the only person who's "last time seen" status doesn't show. I thought he had blocked me but when we texted each other I have realized ...
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Microphone stopped working after making a WhatsApp call?

I have a Samsung Galaxy SII HD LTE with a Cyanogenmod custom ROM. After WhatsApp inroduced the calling feature I updated the app and asked a friend to call me. I answered the call and disconnected it. ...
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Whatsapp on emulator - Can't setup the recorder now, please try again later

I have Whatsapp on my emulator (2.3.3 version). I got the latest update - voice messaging. However, when I try to record a message, this is what occurs. I have no idea how to get this diagnosed. ...
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How can I block a group chat in Whatsapp?

I want to block a group chat from my Whatsapp, but I have no option on my Samsung Galaxy S5. Does anyone have any solution to this problem?
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My whatsapp icon is missing

My WhatsApp icon has recently disappeared from my phone completely. It's neither on the home screen, nor the main menu. When I go to the Google Play store, it shows that it's part of my installed ...
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Should I resend message with one mark in WhatsApp Messenger?

I tried to send a message and found that it has one mark. I can see the last seen message, which means that it was not yet seen. Should I try to send the message again?
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Locking an individual WhatsApp message

On my SMS messaging app (Go SMS Pro)I can lock individual messages within a thread/conversation so that if I want to delete the majority of my messages from a sender I can still save important ones ...
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Sneak preview of whatsapp messages

I asked this question before , but without proper solution. I'll try to describe it better maybe someone will guide me the right way. Let's say you started a conversation in whatsapp with your ...
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Installing Whatsapp on Galaxy Note Pro

I have installed whatsapp in my galaxy note pro previously but uninstall a few days later. Now that I want to install back again, it says device does not support whatsapp. Please advise why am I ...
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Whats app registration issue. Stuck on the 'Initializing' page

I 'Cleared Data' on whats app by mistake while closing some applications. Ever since, whats app is trying to re-register me and I am stuck on the 'Initializing' page for the last 48 hrs. However, I ...
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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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How do bring back back my group admin previliges in whatsapp

I have assigned another admin group in what's app but the new admin removed me and added me again, but now I am no longer admin in that group and when you go to the creation date of the group , it ...
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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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Restore WhatsApp messages after deleting the account

I deleted my WhatsApp account and I would like to restore the conversation I had. I didn't uninstall the app, or doing any reset. When I checked the /databases folder, it's empty. Is it possible to ...
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having two gmail accounts, some contacts are in both accounts, which name is displayed?

I have two gmail accounts, personal, and work. some contacts are in both accounts, but I can't choose how are they displayed in incoming calls and whatsapp. my work account is controlled by my boss, ...
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QR Scan in WhatsApp doesn't work (QR loads but phone scan never ends)

Not the same as Why I can't scan the WhatsApp QR? because the problem there was the "OK Got It" was not visible due to the screen being too small, but that's not the problem here I have the ...
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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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Is it possible to decrypt msgstore.db.crypt8 file

I am having a file msgstore.db.crypt8 that is actually backup file of whatsApp. I don't have a rooted phone so is it still possible to read this file ?? If yes then how can i do that ? I tried to ...
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Can i restore more than one msgstore.db.crypt7 file in whatsapp?

Recently changed my old phone to new one (Samsung to MotoX). During this old to new phone conversion phase (for one month) I didnt use Whatsapp at all. Before totally stopped using whatsapp on my old ...
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Fail in restoring whatsapp chats

I followed the steps below to restore whatsapp chats: 1) on my old phone, I backed up my chats to SD card 2) Insert the SD card on the new phone 3) Moved the whole whatsapp folder to the new phone ...
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Migrating WhatsApp to new phone and new number

So, this is my scenario: Phone A (Old phone): Handles WCDMA sim only. Old number is in this phone and whatsapp is associated to this number. I have the number and the phone. Number is still active. ...
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Why I can't scan the WhatsApp QR?

Why I can't scan the Whatsapp QR? I reinstalled WhatsApp I already have the WhatsApp Web Option I put it to scan but it just doesn't scan it. I Installed a QR Scanner app and it works perfectly. I ...
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Why I can't scan the Whatsapp QR from my inbuilt whatsapp scanner? [duplicate]

My whatsapps apps has upgraded to version 2.12.94 and now i am no longer able to scan the web QR code from my whatsapp app inbuilt scanner. The code is displayed from the web whatsapps but while ...
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Reject calls with WhatsApp message

Is there any app or any way to reject a call with a message sent via WhatsApp? Normally when we get a call there is an option to reject it with a pre-written SMS, but I was wondering if you can use ...
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Disable Notification while watching Videos or Listening Music

Is it possible to disable WhatsApp Status bar notifications while watching YouTube videos on a Android device or while playing Music on Android device. I don't want to disable WhatsApp notifications ...
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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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Whatsapp notifications

I recently updated my samsung note 4 to the latest android version 5.0.1, and since then my whatsapp notification always vibrates even if I turn off the vibrations in the app settings. If the phone ...
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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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What is the time-limit for whatsapp message to be secure in their server while offline?

I know whenever I delete my Whatsapp app on my Android device, I get all the messages till I install again...... What is the time-limit for this? What if I reinstall Whatsapp after a year? Will I ...
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How to add contacts to WhatsApp for Moto G2?

I have tried all means suggested above, but still I am unable to add contact to WhatsApp. I am using Moto G2 phone. But if my friend wants to add he can add me from his phone and once he sends a ...
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How to restore expired Whatsapp chat history?

How do I retrieve my whatsapp conversations after it has expired? My phone's internal memory is full so I'm planning to reset my entire phone in order to update my whatsapp, however I want to keep my ...
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how can I move my whatsapp account from an old phone to another without having the old phone to verify?

I need big help please, my parents have taken my phone and there are some whatsapp chats they must not see, is there any way I can delete my whatsapp account or move it to a new number without having ...
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How to take whatsapp backup (from Phone Memory to Sd Card) on Android

I am using Whatsapp on my android phone. Since the phone as Jellybean installed, it doesn't have "Move to SD Card" feature and hence all my whatsapp files such as Backup, Media etc were stored in ...
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How can I delete a Whatsapp group of which, I am the administrator? [closed]

I am the admin of a WhatsApp group. I found that there is another group with same members, so the group I made is of no use. Now, How can I delete it?
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Contacts not found anymore using “Search contacts & places” bar

Some contacts cannot be found anymore using the "Search contacts & places" bar (in the phone app) after their number was automatically (don't know why) associated with Whatsapp. The contacts can ...
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Whatsapp not loading images nad not creating back up on my htc explorer (Cyanogen mod 11 CR4)

I have installed Cyanogen mod11 CR4 on my htc explorer. Also I have increased my internal memory via partitioning the sd card and merging it with internal memory. When I installed Whatsapp. It is not ...
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iOS' Quick Reply feature on WhatsApp for Android

Recently I got my first Android phone, LG G3 and updated to the Android Lollipop, the latest OS ver. The transition from iOS isn't smooth as I thought and this because I'm trying to find how to enable ...
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Can Whatsapp messages be restored from email chat history?

My Whatsapp chats got wiped after a ROM flash that resulted in a soft brick. The other person uses Windows Phone 8, and I have an email from that mobile with the chat history txt file. Can I restore ...
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Show WhatsApp popup when clicking the message in notification panel

We can enable popup notifications in WhatsApp settings for "Only when screen is on" and "Always show popup". What I want is, it shouldn't show any popup when message arrives like popups are disabled, ...
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Restore Whatsapp chat and data

I recently flashed my Xperia Z2, before flashing I took a backup of the Internal Memory of the phone, having an impression that the whatsapp data would be automatically restored. But after the ...
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Will using *#9900# and selecting “delete dumpstate/ logcat” affect WhatsApp? [duplicate]

Will using *#9900# and selecting the option "delete dumpstate/ logcat" affect any chat history, conversations, threads related to WhatsApp? I need to clear memory to update the app, but don't want to ...
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Silencing a Whatsapp group

I would like to stop receiving new message notifications from a certain Whatsapp group. Is it possible? Clarifications: I don't want to leave the group. I don't want to turn off all Whatsapp ...
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Scanning problem Whats app code for whatsApp web [duplicate]

Cannot scan Whats app code for whatsApp web as my Camera on the phone deos not work.
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Is it possible to change the default backup time of WhatsApp messages?

The Default backup Time for Whatsapp is 4:00 AM Although we can manually backup at any time, how do we change the default backup time?
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How can I set different notifications sounds for different WhatsApp groups?

How can I set different notification sounds for different WhatsApp groups? I can set different notification sounds for different contacts individually, but I want to know whether I can set different ...