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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 scann but it just doesn't scann it. I Installed a QR Scanner app and it works perfectly. ...
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How to scan QR code for WhatsApp Web?

I'm hoping this question is suited to this forum. WhatsApp have just announced WhatsApp for the desktop browser (https://web.whatsapp.com). One of the steps is to scan a QR code using WhatsApp. I ...
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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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How to make a WhatsApp contact “group admin” of WhatsApp Group?

I guess with new version of WhatsApp Application, for a WhatsApp group, it is possible to have more than 1 "Group Admin". My question is, if I am currently the Admin of one of the group and I wants ...
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I can't install WhatsApp+ after uninstalling WhatsApp

I have WhatsApp built-in ..so I rooted my phone & uninstalled it & tried to install WhatsApp+ but it is not getting installed.. How can I install it??
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Please help for whatsapp plus

I tried to install whatsapp plus on my Gionee M2 but it shows some error as it says something like; files existing with the same name, I rooted my mobile and tried to unistall the app with titanium ...
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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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WhatsApp Plus Installation

How do I install WhatsApp Plus on my HTC Desire A8181? I don't seem to get the app on Google play store and when I downloaded it from Google, it did not open after installation.
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Getting error 946 when trying to download WhatsApp

I'm getting error 946 when trying to download WhatsApp on my Sony device. what is this error, and how can I resolve it?
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Where are the captions stored for images that are sent or recieved in WhatsApp?

When sending images in WhatsApp, there is an option to add caption to it. This caption is visible on image, at the receiving end, but when this image is copied or forwarded, only image is sent? ...
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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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Can't backup anymore Facebook & WhatsApp with adb

I've always backed up my Facebook & WhatsApp data on Android with the following command: adb backup -noapk com.facebook.katana and adb backup -noapk com.whatsapp Now, it seem it can't backup ...
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How to get missed/undelivered messages on whatsapp?

For some reason I uninstalled WhatsApp. If I reinstall it after a day or two , will I receive those messages which might have been sent to me during this period? If not ,Is it possible to get those ...
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recover whatsapp messages (database folder deleted)

Problem I accedently formatted my memory card which had the database folder of whatsapp which had the last backup of my messages .... Now how can I get all my messages back ?? is there an online ...
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Only vibrate when there are no active notifications

Is there a way to tell android only to vibrate if there are no active notifications? Example: I use telegram messenger, and when receiving a message the phone vibrates. Even so I do not use the phone ...
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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 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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Last 10 days missing after I transferred WhatsApp messages to new phone

I've tried to transfer all my Whatsapp messages from an old Android phone to a new Android phone. I followed all the instructions at Whatsapp's website and previously on Stackoverflow, but am missing ...
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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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WhatsApp is stuck at initialzing

Restored phone to original factory settings on 22nd November 14.Today I downloaded WhatsApp from the Play Store(and it installed correctly). After entering the phone number, WhatsApp has been stuck ...
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WhatsApp restore my older backup, not the latest backup. Pleas Help!

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 install WhatsApp. Problem came while WhatsApp was restoring ...
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How can I send WhatsApp's image captions to email with images?

I am using Whatsapp 'Email Conversation' option that allow me to share pictures through email, but it doesn't send the caption of images. Is there any solution so that I can send both Image + its ...
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Merging a Crypt7 and a Crypt8 whatsapp backup

I have been searching a lot in the past couple of weeks on how to merge two whatsapp backup. Last month I got a new phone, installed whatsapp along with my old backup. During installation, whatsapp ...
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whatsapp syncing with contacts

When I install whatsapp, I read that it tries to add all other whatsapp-registered numbers in my phone Contacts list to my whatsapp contacts. Are all of these contacts then notified about this, or is ...
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Create whatsapp database from emailed conversation?

I recently switched phones and lost most of my whatsapp conversations. However, some of them I emailed to myself previously. Is there anyway to turn the text file sent by email into a database so I ...
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Retrieve back ONLY ONE deleted WhatsApp message

I have accidentally deleted ONE message from a chat conversation and I want to retrieve it back. I have read posts and articles on how to retrieve WhatsApp messages, but it talks about whole chat or ...
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How untangle two Whatsapp accounts created with the same numer?

First, I installed Whatsapp on my Alcatel phone, with my whatsapp account ("son"). For my old mother, I bought her a big screen, cheap second hand Samsung Galaxy, (poor eyesight). That Samsung is ...
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Contacts app: What does the small colored green or orange circle above the account icons mean?

On my Samsung Galaxy SIII when I view my contacts list in the Contacts application each contact entry has a list of small icons on the lower-right hand side corresponding to accounts where that ...
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How to delete whatsapp when registered with a number that is forgotten?

Used a local sim whilst on holiday but no longer have sim nor number. How do I delete whatsapp without it? Please help if able.
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Whatsapp Chat Bachup Transfer over Wifi to one phone to other

I have recently purchased new Samsung Galaxy S5, before that I had S4 mini. I did created my whatsApp chat backup transfer on my S4 mini, I want to transfer my backup to my new phone, I have tried ...
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cannot create dir '/data/data/com.whatsapp' : I/O error

My whatsapp application suddenly missing on my Samsung Galaxy S3. When tried to install it again, recieved the following error : "Insufficient storage available" My phone is rooted. I've check ...
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How can I get heads-up notifications for WhatsApp?

I really love the new heads-up notifications in Lollipop because they look much cleaner now, but it's really weird some apps use them or not. I would really want them to work with WhatsApp, but I ...
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How to join an existing group on WhatsApp without backup

I didn't know that I have to backup my WhatsApp chat before changing my phone. Now I don't see any chats from my group although my number is the same. What can I do now? I have tried by asking my ...
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How can I stop WhatsApp using Internet (Mobile Data and WiFi)?

I am using Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 without rooting. I have many girlfriends. I always tell them I don't have Internet in my phone. I have fear that if one of them is browsing my WhatsApp and suddenly ...
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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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Where do Hike and WhatsApp store their messages?

Does anyone here knows where Hike/WhatsApp store their messages? I know WhatsApp's Database can be found on the SD card, but it is created every day at 4 AM, and deleted if the file is more than 7 ...
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Is there any way to move whats app from phone memory to sd card?

I'm using a Samsung Galaxy fit GTS5670 running on Android 2.3.6. After installing Whatsapp Messenger of 13.36 MB, it was installed to phone memory. I got a total of 180 MB internal storage, and just ...
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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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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 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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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 ...
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How do I hide the preview text on WhatsApp notifications on HTC ONE M8 lock screen?

WhatsApp on iOS can do it from inside the app, so that I'm only notified who texted me without a preview of what they wrote. How can I do it on Android?
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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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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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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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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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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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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 +