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

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How to preemptively block a non-contact on whatsapp

I read this QA but it didn't specfically address my question. I also only found how to block a contact or someone that already sent you a message. Say I have blocked numbers on my phone. They are not ...
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The QR code doesnot work for WhatsApp web. What is the issue?

While I click on the whatsapp web from menu , it opens scanner but can't read the code. Why?
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How to identify the Whatsapp sender of a media while playing it from the gallery?

When media are received through Whatsapp groups and contacts, they are stored in the storage and are available for the media scanner to list them. When I view Whatsapp videos folder in MXPlayer I see ...
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Difficulty in accessing Internet through University network [require proxy setting]

I use university's wifi network for accessing internet. When I connect to internet from Academic area, some of the apps does not connect (especially whatsapp), whereas when I connect to internet from ...
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Whatsapp encryption key location

I have an old phone (Galaxy S3 international unbrandedand) and I would like to decrypt my whatsapp backup files (crypt8, as recent as the latest backup which is always at 4 AM, I think). I've googled ...
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Decrypt crypt7 without key (phone was factory reset)

I have my whatsapp backup db in crypt7 format. I forgot to backup the crypt key. Now I want to decrypt the crypt7 file but not sure what to do. I have my device with me on which the file was ...
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How to convert/encrypt WhatsApp .sqlite to .db.crypt8?

I have aa WhatsApp ChatStorage.sqlite file which was taken from an iPhone backup, and I don't exactly understand the structure of the data inside the database, but it's clearly not encrypted. I want ...
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Can I recover the WhatsApp chat history from a damaged phone?

My phone has suffered physical damage and it will no longer turn on. I have given it to a phone repair shop in the hope that the data is still alive in there and that it can be extracted using ...
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Merge whatsapp accounts

I have been using one WhatsApp number up until I went into another country where I started using a new number. In a new number I was joined into different groups and since WhatsApp allows one number ...
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Trying to find whatsapp log

Hello I've been trying to find the whatsapp.log folder but i can't im making an app and i need the whatsapp.log can anyone tell me whats the exact location and my phone is rooted
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Samsung s6 whatsapp doesn't save media

I have been experiencing this problem for 6 months already Whenever I receive a media from my friends via whatsapp, my phone will open it but not save it to the "media" folder on whatsapp nor my ...
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How to know which phone number Whatsapp is using on my phone?

On my phone I used my T-mobile number as well as my Google voice number. I registered to Whatsapp using my Google voice number. How can I check in Whatsapp which number it uses? I use a a Samsung ...
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What is the difference between archiving and backing up, a WhatsApp chat?

Both are some kind of storing mechanisms. Both occupy memory space. But what is the difference between archival of a whatsapp chat and backing up a whatsapp chat?
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Why WhatsApp is eating up my internal memory?

This is a follow up question from this question. After installation, WhatsApp is about 10-20MB but when I restore my messages (through backup stored on my sd card) the size jumps to 110MB+ Why that ...
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How to backup WhatsApp chats (not media) to save my phone memory?

This answer explains how to save your chat on google drive and recently I got that option on WhatsApp. It says the backup will be stored on Drive as well as on my sd card, ok fine. When I started my ...
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How to use multiple whatsapp, paytm, hike and more accounts in an Android phone? [duplicate]

How to use multiple whatsapp, paytm, hike and more accounts in an Android phone? Or any other android app which uses authenticated single user login apps.
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can't scan whatsApp web qr code? [duplicate]

i have htc wildfire 3 i can not scan qr code for whatsApp web i see the "OK, got it" button , no problem with that but it seems camera keep scanning but not getting anything any idea how to fix ...
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Messaging apps don't receive messages when on wifi with screen locked

I have a galaxy s5 phone running on android 5.0. In home and in office, when I'm connected to wifi network and the screen is locked (sleep), whatsaap doesn't receive any message until I unlock the ...
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Strange lucky wheel on my Whatsapp

There is a strange app that appears on top of my Whatsapp (Android) on the right side, if I click on it, an lucky wheel appears on the center of the screen, as the attached image. What a heck is this, ...
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Transfer previous details of whatsapp to new number

My previous sim is expired. And I have already registered to new number. Is there any way to transfer previous details (groups and chat history) to my new number.I have no backup.
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Set whatsapp to send delayed messages?

Is there any extention or function to manage whatsapp to send delayed messages? I would like to send every day a message at the same time but I do not find this function? The message is different ...
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Whatsapp message not delivered before deleting account

I had sent a message to a friend of mine in WhatsApp. However, it could only reach the server (one tick). But owing to personal problems, I deleted my WhatsApp account before the message was ...
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Messages about Adobe Air a Measure stopping

I have an Android Bassoon tablet. Every time I turn it on and want to write or look up something, the following notes appear on the screen: 'adobe air has stopped' and 'measure has stopped'. These ...
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Visible to only some people on Whatsapp? [closed]

I am afraid of using whatsapp just to avoid so many unwanted messages or unnecessary people contacting you. Just wondering, is it possible that am visible on whatsapp to ONLY some people (all my ...
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initialisation problem on whatsapp

My whatsapp has been on the initialing page for more than a week I've restarted my device I've reinstalled the app I've downloaded the app manually Still not working What should I do
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Call: vibrate, Whatsapp: don't vibrate

When I'm at work, I'd like to put my Nexus 5 (Marshmallow) on silent. My definition of silent is: for incoming calls the phone should vibrate, for everything else (i.e. messages) I don't want any ...
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What if I erase an undelivered message

My questions are concerning Whatsapp. If I send a message, there are three indicators - one tick,two ticks and two blue ticks. If I delete it when it's still being sent (one tick),will the second ...
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WhatsApp Web using CM12.1 often can't connect

I had CyanogenMod 12.1 on my Nexus 4 and after switching to the Sony Xperia Z3 I installed the newest nightly, too. On both phones I have trouble getting WhatsApp Web to work. I can scan the QR code ...
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WhatsApp won't send messages

I hope this is the right place to ask. when I click on send button in WhatsApp it is not responding. I tried: restarting the device. reinstalling WhatsApp. delete WhatsApp cache I'm using nexus 4 ...
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Whatsapp QR code keeps scanning Micromax A177 [duplicate]

I have a Micromax A177 model. When I try to scan the QR code in whastsapp, it just keeps scanning and nothing happens after that. The image also appears blurred at times and clear at times using ...
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Whatsapp on dual sim

I want to use dual sim phone with one number registered with whatsapp and another number with data pack , is it possible?
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WhatsDog: Is it possible to monitor more than one phone number?

I would like to know whether why it is not possible to monitor more than one phone number with WhatsDog. Is there a limitation in the protocol used by WhatsApp which somehow does not allow a third ...
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Periodic Whatsapp wifi connection drop

While using Whatsapp web I periodically receive the error message (on the web interface): "Phone Not Connected", even though I can use other phone apps that require wifi (e.g. Firefox). When using ...
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Back up all what app chats as text file and not as what app backup

I want to backup whats app chat messages as text file. I tried to open whatapp backup but it wont open as text. I tried to export whatsapp message to mail, the problem is that it work only for one ...
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how do i change my whatsapp number without losing chat history

Is there any way that I can restore my chat history, especially chats with a personal contact, when I change my number? I have important messages. I am using Samsung Galaxy Tab 3. Though, my phone is ...
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How to take backup or restore the whats app and hike messages

I unluckily forgot my android phone's Screen lock PIN. I tried Andriod Device manager using Gmail to unlock my phone but not succeeed. And also tried ADB commands but this also didn't work bcoz Debug ...
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How to Hide WhatsApp contact invites

So, WhatsApp contacts also displays contacts that don't have WhatsApp account as Invite contact. How can I hide that Invite Contact list of contacts that don't have WhatsApp account?? I checked the ...
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Photos/videos are not accessible in WhatsApp

Old photos and videos that are downloaded/uploaded in Whatsapp are no more accessible. I tried from the app itself but it says, Sorry, this media file doesn't exist on SD card. My phone does ...
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Phone “last seen” on WhatsApp after it was lost - how is that possible?

I recently lost my cell phone. The following has happened: At 6 PM I used it for the last time. I sent a WhatsApp message, and I asume I left WhatsApp open. At 8 PM I realized the phone was gone. ...
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How to tweak camera/screen for Whatsapp web QR scanner

This is NOT a duplicate of Why I can't scan the WhatsApp QR? or Can't scan QR code for WhatsApp web due to camera inverted or tilted on Galaxy Y Duos. I'm using CyanogenMod 11 (snapshot M12) ...
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Whatsapp folder in /data/ parition gone

I was reflashing CM10.2 on my GT-i9300. (Also did a backup with CWM 6 but the data partition was not backuped, which I did not noticed..) I booted the new Rom and installed Titanium Backup to recover ...
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Remove all Google Contacts and keep all WhatsApp Contacts?

I want to clean up deep and remove all contacts in my address book, but keep the contacts, that are linked to WhatsApp. So how to do that?
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Preserving a whatsapp account from an inactive/foriegn SIM on a new device

My dilemma is as follows: I signed up for WhatsApp in a foreign country on my Tecno R7 and used it happily even after returning back to my home country. When i returned, I of course restored my home ...
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None of any chatting apps shows contact list

Today I updated my Lenovo A6000Plus to Lolipop Via OTA Now I am suffering from a very weird problem. WhatsApp Hike doesn't show any contacts in List. Although When I open my contact List I can see ...
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Find out how many messages sent per chat

I have seen that iPhone users of WhatsApp are able to see how many messages have been sent / received in one specific chat. This feature seems to be lacking on Android though. Am I missing it or is it ...
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whatsapp makes my htc one m9 not ring for phone calls

my htc one m9 is fully updated android 5.1, when i first turn on the mobile and make sure it's not silent nor vibrate and the ringing volume is at max and i receive a phone call it rings as it ...
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WhatsApp - Set message sound that's different from contact ringtone?

On my Android phone, I've set my wife to have a specific ringtone (through the built-in Contacts app). Now every time she sends me a WhatsApp message, I get alerted with this ringtone. I'd like to ...
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Changing whatsapp service number not migrating groups

I am now in another country and when I tried to change my whatsapp number from my old number to this new number the chat history is retained but I am no longer a part of any group. The groups I am ...
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How to change my profile picture?

According to WhatsApp FAQ: To set your profile photo and name: Go to WhatsApp > Menu Button > Settings. Select Profile. Tap the Pencil icon to take a new profile picture using your ...
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Unable to restore WhatsApp chat

I have followed all the possible ways to restore my WhatsApp chat, but I'm unable to do so. I uninstalled and reinstalled WhatsApp three times and had my WhatsApp data in my SD card even after I ...