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

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why does my whatsapp sometimes show me as having been online when I didnt log on at any stage

My whatsapp often shows me as having been online as seen by the "last seen" status, when I have not been on line. Could it possibly be related to my phone Samsung A3, showing me my whatsapp messages ...
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How does whatsapp stay in background without being closed?

Android usually kills background processes if they do not have a persistent notification. Why do apps like whatsapp and Facebook not get killed?
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Transfer Whatsapp Chat from iOS to Android

I want to transfer my Whatsapp chats from my iPhone 6 with iOS 8.4 to my new S6e, is there an easy way to do that?
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Whatsapp Backup

I am using whatsapp in HTC Desire VC (CDMA-GSM Dual Sim Phone). It has internal space of 100MB only and unfortunately my phone no longer supporting external SD card. I want to take backup of my chat ...
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Couldn't restore WhatsApp messages

On my new LG G4 i have tried to: Restore my messages from my Google Drive backup. Restore from database files that I copied from my old Samsung S3's internal storage. In both cases the restore ...
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If I have to accept new terms, where I can read them up?

My favorite example for this is whatsapp. Somewhat around May 2014 I got notified that terms had been changed and that I have to accept them and update whatsapp. Since this was just some days after ...
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A way to push links/pictures directly from Pushbullet (PC) to WhatsApp or Telegram?

as I use Pushbullet a lot for news (collecting/sharing), I'd like to know if there's a way to push links and media directly into WhatsApp groups, transmissions or specific contacts for example. Do I ...
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Whatsapp delivered message a deleted message

I deleted a Whatsapp message that I sent while my phone was offline and the clock sign was there , I did not see the single tick sign (meaning that the message supposedly did not leave my phone). ...
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Use WhatsApp for one-way communication to a group [closed]

I am a teacher. All my students are using WhatsApp. I want to create a group for my students, and hide the group members to see others' contact details except my contact details. Also I can only post ...
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Can I transfer WhatsApp messages from Iphone to S5 when the WhatsApp software is already activated?

Every one tells me to activate the WhatsApp account only after the transfer of the file have been done. In my case I have already activated the WhatsApp account. How can I still transfer the file in?...
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Can't email chats on whatapp

So I have a nexus 6P and so does my husband. His email feature for emailing WhatsApp messages works fine but mine does not. Every time I try to send my chat through email on my phone it does not ...
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Read Whatsapp Backup from Google Drive

How can we read Whatsapp messenger files from google drive backup? Does anyone know? I can see the Whatsapp Messenger In Google drive. Please help me...
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I lost my android phone, how can I recover all my Whatsapp status and messages

I lost my android phone (MOTO G2) on my marriage day. Now I wanted to check all my whatsapp status to write full story of my life before one year back. (In short my past time) Is there any way to ...
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Whats App Web QR Scanner damaged?

I got a problem with my WhatsApp QR Code Scanner: I use a Samsung Galaxy S5 with Resurrection Remix Rom (Nightly with Marshmallow) and WhatsApp 2.12.479. Starting the "normal" camera and using it is ...
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WhatsApp shows I'm on call when I'm not

What reasons are there that WhatsApp shows me on another call, although I am neither using the application nor the phone as such. I don't know enough about WhatsApp to explain this to a friend who ...
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Whatsapp data transfer from expired Sim card to new Sim card

My old Sim card number has expired and is no longer active on my mobile network. How do I recover my Whatsapp account chat history from this inactive Sim card number since it can no longer receive the ...
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Hide “User is typing…” in WhatsApp

In WhatsApp Group chat, when other person is typing when I am actively looking at the group conversation chat, I could see who is typing at the other end. That conversely also means, when I am typing ...
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Is it possible to backup Whatsapp Contact Photos?

As the title says, is it possible to backup my Whatsapp contacts pictures? I'm not talking about pictures and photos shared between us, I'm referring to the contacts' profile pictures. All the ...
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Whatsapp backup: Unable to move from windows phone to android

Following instructions found on WhatsApp FAQs I created a backup folder on my SD card of my old windows-based phone. I tried to restore chat history on my new Android phone (LG Leon), with no success....
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Is it safe to delete “Miscellaneous Files” of WhatsApp?

Based on an earlier Q&A, is it safe to delete "Miscellaneous Files" of WhatsApp? "safe" as in that it won't delete anything you might regret deleting (like photos, etc which haven't been backed ...
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retrieve back mixing data of whatsapp account

i really need a solution right now,last night i sent my phone for repair,and i transfer my sim card into my mom's phone, and then i accidently use the "change number" from whatsapp(setting>account>...
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Removing Bitmoji icon from Whatsapp

I have downloaded Bitmoji long ago, and the Bitmoji icon appeared on Whatsapp. It is extremely annoying because wherever I put it it will always get in my way at some point. I have no idea how to make ...
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Can I login to Whatsapp Web without scanning the QR code?

My camera doesn't work. I already tried downloading different camera applications but none of them worked. Problem is physical not software-related. How can I login to Whatsapp Web without scanning ...
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Whatsapp Databases inside android device

Whatsapp is keeping some database files in internal memory, inside the folder /WhatsApp/Databases in the format "msgstore[date].db.crypt8". Will my chat history be gone if I delete those files? Are ...
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Push notification not working

the problem I am having is with Push notifications in Android. In order to receive my WhatsApp notifications I need to manually launch the application, which I don't want do. I want to be able to ...
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How to export conversations from Bluestacks to an Android?

I used to have WhatsApp on Bluestacks but now I own a cellphone and want to restore my conversations and contacts from bluestacks to my phone. How could this be done? Is it possible!? When I try to ...
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whatsApp - profile pic can't be seen last seen info can be

strange question here: I can see someone's "last seen info" and there are 2 ticks when my message to that person is delivered but suddenly the profile picture is no longer seen by me. Does it mean ...
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Whatsapp shows correct timestamp on the new messages but with incorrect order

I have new Samsung S6 with Android version 5.1.1. I noticed that if I turn off my data connection and in the meanwhile I receive some messages on Whatsapp groups. the messages will be displayed with ...
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Unfortunately WhatsApp has stopped.

So, yeah. The infamous error. I know several ways of "fix" this. But, Factory reset, erase cache, erase data has not work. When I'm trying to put my phone number for confirmation in the app, it closes....
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I am unable to send out Whatsapp messages

I am not able to send out any more messages while using Whatsapp. I found that there wasn't anything wrong with my phone, just the app alone was not working. What is wrong with the application?
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how could I know if my phone's been hacked

Someone is telling me every single item of information that I sent via whatsapp how could I know if it is my phone or only the whatsapp account has been hacked I use Samsong Galaxy S4 Gt-I9500 ...
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Whatsapp on Cyanogenmod - attempting to write to a readonly database

I have installed Cyanogenmod's latest stable version 12.1 (Android 5.1) on a first gen Moto G, XT1032. Everything works great except Whatsapp which regularly crashes around 2AM and will not re-run, ...
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WhatsApp service extended to lifetime and revoked immediately?

I just saw the following when I opened Whatsapp: Within few minutes I get the following message: Why is this happening?
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Can I set a custom caption image for the Video sent over WhatsApp?

Videos sent and received on WhatsApp has one of the random frame from video as caption image. Any idea, how this image is chosen and is it possible to change it? For example in my 01:06 min video, ...
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Will a new phone number automatically replace the old new in Whatsapp personal Chat Windows

Let's say a friend of mine changed his phone number by using the Change Number feature in Whatsapp. We did not share any mutual group chats, we only chatted personally. But he did not tell me that he ...
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Change number notification on Android Whatsapp

If I change my number on Andorid version of Whatsapp through Change Number feature, will the people that I chatted with be notified in their personal Chat Windows with me that I have changed my number?...
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Whatsapp and changing SIM

In a while I will be changing operator and SIM card, but not number. I backed up contacts, SMSs, even call logs. But I have no idea how to back up Whatsapp conversations. Do I need to worry? In other ...
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Does WhatsApp keep my status when I change phone?

I am also changing my phone, maintaining my same number. Will my status be restored to "Hi there using whatsapp"?. i.e., the default?
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I forgot to backup Whatsapp Media to new phone

I recently got a new Oneplus Two, hence I switched the whatsapp to this phone. I backed up the files and saved them to my computer and tried uploading them on google drive, but they were too heavy. ...
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Exact same contact shown twice

I have a contact that is shown twice in the contacts list. The copies are not from different accounts (so they cannot be joined), they are not two different entries in the same account(so they cannot ...
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In individual contact details on android Xiaomi phone whatsapp icon not showing

I had to reload my contact list. Earlier in individual contact detail under other head whatsapp icon was also showing. Now it is not showing . But contacts having whatsaap are of course showing in ...
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Create sdcard0 symlink on 6.0.1 for WhatsApp compatibility

I recently switched from a Galaxy S2 running CM 10.2 (Android 4.3.1) to a Nexus 5 running 6.0.1 (stock rooted). My goal was to migrate all my WhatsApp data (history, media, etc.) over to the new ...
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WhatsApp throws error while restoring chat history

I reinstalled WhatsApp on my Galaxy Grand I9082. I had the backup file renamed to msgstore.db.crypt8. When I attempt to configure the app, it starts normally, finds that backup file and then starts ...
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Is it possibble to use Drive backup in WhatsApp in 2 differnet devices?

I have an HTC One M8 and Galaxy S2. I use Drive backup in HTC One. What will happen if I install Whatsaap in S2 and enable Drive backup? My two backups will be merged or there will be two different ...
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I don't want my Whatsapp Media to restore (Google Drive BackUp)!

I recently uninstalled and installed whatsapp on my samsung galaxy s2; and it started to restore my chats. I'm fine with my chats but after being done with the chats, it automatically started to ...
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Prevent WhatsApp from automatically backing up messages

I noticed recently that WhatsApp automatically backups messages. I get a popup every now and then when I am using WhatsApp which says "Backing up messages". I don't want WhatsApp to backup my messages....
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Using an old phone number with Whatsapp on a phone with no SIM card

I have the following situation, which though similar to other questions I believe not to be a duplicate. I currently own a rather old iPhone with a SIM card installed and a new Android phone ...
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Can the Network Operator know my whatsapp number on roaming?

If I am roaming and change the SIMcard, is the original Whatsapp data stored anywhere? Is there any way for -let's say the police- to track down all places I have traveled to?
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Modification to WhatsApp apk

So, basically I wanted to modify the looks of my WhatsApp (WhatsApp 2.12.317) application in my Android. This is what I have done: 1.Decompiled the APK using apktool 2.0.2 2.Did the necessary ...
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Export telegram and whatsapp contacts to vcf?

I have lost most of my contacts on the phone account, but they still exist in my telegram account. How can i move them to phone or export them?