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

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How do you view a long whatsapp profile message

Some people on whatsapp have a short profile message like "Hi, I am using Whatsapp". Other people have a long profile message like "An apple a day keeps the doctor away so that the bad things don't ...
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Difference between WhatsApp audio and WhatsApp voice notes

What is the difference between WhatsApp audio and WhatsApp voice notes? If I record a voice conversation, where is it going to be stored? Is it in WhatsApp audio folder or in WhatsApp voice notes? In ...
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How to disable the notification badge on Whatsapp on LG G3?

I have LG G3. I want to disable all notifications from whatsapp, when I mute a group the only thing left is the notification badge (red number) on the app. Browsing for "android turn off badge ...
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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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whatsapp unknown contact messages you can than see your name and picture

I am using Whats'app on my HTC phone. I received an message earlier today from someone I do not know. So I can see their picture and their number is coming up where you normally see your friends ...
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removed as member of a group where I was the admin after reinstalling whatsapp after it crashed!

I was the only admin in the group that I made, now after the app crashed and I reinstalled it - It says "Error you are not a participant in this group" So that means the group exists without any ...
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No Whatsapp notification in the pulldown menu in Xperia S

I had Ice Cream Sandwich running on my Xperia S and the notifications of a new message of Whatsapp appeared in the top notification panel showing an icon of whatsapp. I received and update to Jelly ...
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How can I backup WhatsApp files to free some space?

I have an old 2.3 gingerbread phone and I'd like to free some memory from time to time. What's the recommended procedure to backup files from WhatsApp and free space? (extra: Better if I wouldn't have ...
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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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Transfer Whatsapp chat history to new device

I've got a new phone (Samsung) and want to transfer my Whatsapp chat history from my old device to it. Is this possible, and how to do it? I have a Whatsapp backup file for that date.
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How to report a contact as spam in Whatsapp?

I received a message from a new phone number about some advertising information. When I opened the message I saw "Report Spam" option to report the spam to whatsapp. However once I replied to that ...
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uninstalling WhatsApp

I want to uninstall WhatsApp from my phone fully so there should not be any data left, as it was preinstalled its not removing fully. I have only 2 options, force stop or disable but they're not ...
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Whatsapp shows me online when I'm not in the application

What reasons are there that WhatsApp shows me online, 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 thinks I am ...
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How to get old WhatsApp messages created on old number and old phone? [closed]

I changed my phone number but I'm still using the same phone. Two months ago I bought a new phone Lenovo P70 and I'm still using the current number. My question is how do I get back my old WhatsApp ...
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How to use an old number as WhatsApp's number again? [closed]

My old number has been deactivated, but I use it for quite awhile. Is it possible if I can use that number as my WhatsApp number again?
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I can't Scan the QR code for whatsapp web

I use an Xperia M2 (that certainly does not have a small screen). I try to scan the QR code from my computer, but it did no work. I tried NeoReader to see if the problem was on my phone and it ...
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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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How do I remove the 'Whatsapp' button in Firefox's menu?

The big green button in the second row of the menu, shown in the image below. It does not appear as a Firefox addon, and Whatsapp itself doesn't seem to have any option regarding this. Screenshot - ...
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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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What audio file formats does WhatsApp support?

What audio file formats does WhatsApp officially support? I have not found this information on the WhatsApp website...
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Problem with Whatsapp application

im using Alcatel one touch 5020x and it has 4 inches and I can see the "ok got it" button, However, when I scan the QR code nothing happens. I also updated whatsapp today from the Google Play Store ...
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Auto forward sms to Telegram messenger Group

I'm a volunteer firefighter and I receive emergency calls and at the same time an "emergency SMS". I'd like to forward those incoming SMS to a group in Telegram/WhatsApp, so my family and friends know ...
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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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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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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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How do I delete a WhatsApp group I'm a member of but not an admin?

I'm in a WhatsApp group and the topics discussed there are more of vulgarity. I need to delete that group. Please help.
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If you restore whatsapp chats, will also the chats with the blocked contacts will be restored and visible?

If i want to restore my conversations on whatsapp and i'm reinstalling it from the latest backup, will the conversations with the blocked contacts appear? will the blocked contacts continue to be ...
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How do I recover my WhatsApp messages when the phone is lost?

I lost my phone with some unopened important document in my WhatsApp account, and I can't get the same number because I'm currently out of the country where I can replace my line. So, how do ...
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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, Wechat not supporting on Samsung Galaxy Y after factory reset

Today i reset my phone samsung galaxy y. Then i go to google play to download whatsapp & wechat but they show your device isnt compatable with this version. now not supporting after factory ...
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Chat Bubble for WhatsApp Messenger

I was wondering if it is at all possible to get chat bubbles(similar to the ones used on facebook messenger) for whatsapp messenger on my nexus 5. Is there an app I can download, or a process that ...
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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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How to keep my old number in whatsapp old sim deactivated

I have a new phone number and a new phone but I want to keep my old number to use in whatsapp but I don´t have that sim card anymore.
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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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WhatsApp restored my older backup, not the latest backup

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 installed WhatsApp. Problem came while WhatsApp was restoring ...
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Install Whatsapp on Android running under Virtualbox

I've just installed Android using Virtualbox on Ubuntu, and now I want to install WhatsApp on it. When I visit Google Play and try to install WhatsApp, it tells me that I have to associate a device ...
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Whatsapp images lost

So my Samsung S3 mini kept reminding me that my storage is running out and i probably tempered around with the storage but do not remember deleting my entire whatsapp images folder and videos folder. ...
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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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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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How to transfer Whatsapp audio files to computer?

I know how to copy pictures received on Whatsapp to my computer, but I don't see audio files received on Whatsapp anywhere to be accessed and transfered to my computer. Any suggestion?
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Friend claims I was on whatsapp at 3 AM, but I was asleep for 2 hours already [duplicate]

I tried googling this issue but I cant seem to find an answer. A friend claimed I was "last seen" on whatsapp around 3 AM, while I was sound asleep at 1:40 AM, I received no new messages or even ...
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Can the WhatsApp group icon or title be locked?

Is there a way for a WhatsApp admin to lock the group icon and title? As of this time, any group member can change the group icon or title.
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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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Completely exporting a WhatsApp chat, including media and voice messages

I have a chat with a lot of voice messages, pictures and chat messages that I would like to completely export to my laptop, so that I can listen to the voice messages, view the pictures and read the ...
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Whatsapp last seen versus blue double check for sent messages

I have experienced a weird situation with Whatsapp, and I don't know what it means. I sent a message and it got the blue double checks at 18:00 hrs, but the person to whom I sent the message was last ...
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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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Why I can't scan the Whatsapp QR code? [duplicate]

My Mobile Modile no spice mi-402 , why i am not able to scanning QR code from https://web.whatsapp.com/.
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copy multiple text messages in WhatsApp

I am selecting multiple text messages in WhatsApp Conversation, and copying it. But when I am trying to "paste", to forward it to other contacts, it seems WhatsApp is adding the name (from whom that ...
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WhatsApp number [duplicate]

I have been using my WhatsApp through my old number which has been closed , I am trying to reconnect but it says it will give me a message to get back to old WhatsApp. But my sim doesn't work anymore ...
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Can my Whatsapp calls and messages be tracked and recorded by my mobile network carrier? [closed]

First of all sorry if this is the wrong section cuz I don't know where to post this question :/ I have been using Whatsapp for a while now and I'm wondering if it ever possible for my mobile network ...