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

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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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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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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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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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Edit Whatsapp contact name in Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo?

I wrongly saved one of my friend's name. Later renamed it with original name but when I searched contacts in WhatsApp I saw his name is still old one. I can't find a way to change name. I tried to ...
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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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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 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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Why do apps like WhatsApp, Facebook run background services in android even though their apps on iOS without backgroung services

What is the reason for apps like WhatsApp running background services in andrioid even though in iOS they work smoothly without any background service
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to (unhide WhatsApp contact / remove WhatsApp account) in Samsung Galaxy S5?

Please be patient for me to explain the situation. This seems to be an odd case to me, but it could happen to everyone using Android. I make this specific to Samsung Galaxy S5 because this problem ...
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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 to fix whatsapp showing Unable to load image data?

I am using a Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 phone, and now my Whatsapp is showing an error "Unable to load image data". I cant even change my display picture or down/upload media to it. Is something wrong ...
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Stolen device with no data connection, and whatsapp account deactivated, are the old chats still visible? [duplicate]

On a stolen device with no sim or data connection, if a whatsapp account is deactivated using another device can people still open whatsapp and see the chat history?
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Can't scan whatsapp QR code because my camera is taking blurred image [duplicate]

my galaxy trend cannot scan the QR code because the camera somehow has a problem for not taking quality image than before, the camera image is blurred so the phone cannot scan the QR code, any ...
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Will I receive pending messages after I reactivate my account on new phone?

My Samsung Galaxy S3 was damaged by water and I now have a new Galaxy S4. I have reinstalled WhatsApp on the new phone. However I do know that I have messages sent by others that I have not received, ...
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How to restore whatsapp media?

My friend have sent me an image on Whatsapp, I downloaded the photo and later accidently deleted the photo on /storage/sdcard0/Whatsapp/Media/Whatsapp Images Now when I click on the image on ...
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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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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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Last seen on WhatsApp?

"last seen" does it mean that the person opened MY chat window with him, saw the conversation we had and then went offline? or "last seen" only means that the person was using WhatsApp and not ...
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WhatsApp dbcrypt8 restore and merge without key

Is there anyway to restore WhatsApp dbcrypt8 without the key ? Here is the situation.. I had whatasapp installed on bluestacks on my pc. I uninstalled and removed Data and SDCard.sparsefs but the ...
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How do I save phone numbers that I have received via WhatsApp to Google by default on HTC One M7?

I have factory-reset my HTC One M7 and am now running android 5.0.2 and Sense 6.0 Someone sent me a contact via Whatsapp. When I click on Save, it is saved to "Phone", and not to Google. How do I ...
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How to open a database (.crypt8) file?

I have to open a database (.crypt8) file in my computer. I followed this video "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WViK3dTiAo", but this method it requires root access to work. How could I achieve this? ...
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Retrieve WhatsApp [duplicate]

I recently moved to the States but kept my old whatsApp account on my phone even though I changed my sim card.. All was fine until my phone was damaged last night and now I have a new phone and I ...
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Trying to update whatsapp but having insufficient storage

Recently I tried to update my whatsapp as it wont work unless and untill i update it. When i try to update it says "there is insufficient space on the device. I deleted all that I possibly could have ...
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HTC One M7 cant find a backup to restore, all contacts are in whatsapp can I import them to my new phone?

I got my HTC One M7 fixed as it had that pink problem with the camera. It was wiped during the process, and now when I tried to restore the fixed phone it can't find a backup on google drive even ...
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Moving Whats App history from an Android phone to a Windows phone [closed]

Hi I am using Whats App on Android phone running 4.4.4 and now I want to move the Whats app chat history to my new Windows phone 8.1. How can I move whats app chat from Android to Windows phone?
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How to change someone's profile picture in WhatsApp?

I don't like one of my WhatsApp friend's picture (we chat regularly though his photo disgusts me), so I want to change his profile picture. I did change its source image, but it didn't work on the ...
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Why can't I move WhatsApp to the SD card on my HTC One M8?

I picked up a new SD card for my HTC One M8 and am trying to move my apps from my phone to the card. I can move almost every app but for WhatsApp, the Move button is greyed out: Does anyone know ...
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Prevent WhatsApp from accessing whole address book [duplicate]

Is it somehow possible to prevent WhatsApp from accessing the whole Android address book? I'm not happy with uploading all my contacts to Facebook's servers. Every solution would be nice, whether it ...
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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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Disable or prompt VoIP calling on Android Whatsapp

I recently updated my Whatsapp on Android. I noticed that it allows voice calls with the new version. There is a contact that resides in the same city as me that I would like to place a call to. ...
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seeing someones last seen on whatsapp when they have disabled it

My friend has disabled his whatsapp. But I want to see his last seen. Is that possible? I have not tried anything because I don't know what to do
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Whatsapp chat conversation email

I tried exporting my whatsapp conversation via email. This conversation is received to mail box in .txt file attachment. Once the file is downloaded to pc and opend with notepad as usual, the chat ...
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Whatsapp won't show my contacts names, only their number (Nexus 5 Lollipop)

When I open WhatsApp and talk to my friends, their name doesn't appear. I can only see their cellphone number. It's very annoying because I add them and there name appears shortly afterwards, but ...
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What codec uses Whatsapp for voice call?

Whatsapp call available for Android users. What codec uses for voice call? And is it crypted or not?
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fail reading whatsapp backup files

Kindly help,how do i read or retrieve watsup backup files stored in database folder. Everytime when im opening a file it says 'no application can support this action"
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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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Clear a whatsapp conversation but keep the media

I have got a group conversation with a lot of messages. I want to clear the messages but want to keep the pictures and videos.