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

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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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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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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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WhatsApp : Stop auto download of voice messages

I need to stop auto downloading of voice messages in WhatsApp since it's wasting a lot of my mobile data. When I go to Settings > Chat Settings > Media Auto Download, it shows a note Voice ...
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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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Why can't I receive WhatsApp messages when the app is not in the foreground?

I have a Samsung j5. When I have WhatsApp Messenger open, it can receive messages, but if I leave the app, messages don't arrive any more. My mobile data is always on.
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Whatsapp only lets me delete the profile picture [Solved]

Recently, I wanted to change my profile picture on whatsapp for another one, but when I tried to do that, only the option to delete it appeared. This also happens when I want to change the background ...
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Terminal Emulator Problem Mac Spoof

I'm trying to do a Mac Spoof from my Motorola Moto E (Rooted of course!) but I have a problem cause i'm quite sure i'm not succeeding in spoofing! Well, I installed BusyBox and Terminal Emulator. Than ...
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Google Photo to WhatsApp sharing only works once

When I share a photo from Google Photo to WhatsApp for the first time since starting the app, I can select a WhatsApp user who receives the photo as intended. However when I want to share additional ...
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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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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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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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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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WhatsApp stuck at Initializing after Clearing Data in Settings

I cleared data on WhatsApp by mistake while closing some applications. Ever since, WhatsApp is trying to re-register me, and I have been stuck on the Initializing screen for the last 48 hrs. However,...
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How messenger application saves thumbnails

I'm developing android application. I searched about thumbnails and the way that other messenger application use them. but I don't know how Telegram or WhatsApp save their thumbnail and where are ...
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WhatsApp contacts doesn't merge with Google Contacts

I can't really reproduce what caused the issue, but all my contacts show up separately, it's like I'm having two contacts with identical name, one in the Google account containing all his phones, ...
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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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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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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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Whatsapp makes my HTC One m9 not ring for phone calls

My HTC One M9 runs fully updated Android 5.1. When I first turn on the mobile and make sure it's not silent nor on vibrate and the ringing volume is at max and I receive a phone call, it rings as it ...
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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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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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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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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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Reveal WhatApp nickname

Whatsapp contact usernames Is it possible that I can reveal the nickname on Android phone like on iOS in the push notification? Because now I have no possibility on Android to see the nickname of the ...
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Unable to see contact in the whatsapp forward contact list

I am able to see a contact on the whatsapp contact list. But suddenly I am not able to see the contact in the forward contact list when I try to forward a message to the contact. What can possibly be ...
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Whatsapp message previews are not showing in Status bar when new message is received

I am using a Nexus 5 running the latest version of Kitkat. Whenever I receive a new whatsapp message the status bar slightly floats up and and shows the whatsapp icon saying the message receieved ...
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Why is it that different participants in group chat seeing different number of participants?

I am a participant of a group chat of 50 people. I saw the number of participants of my group is 50, but different people in the group has different number. E.g; group admin sees 49, others see 48 ...
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Reversing the order of notifications in the notification bar of a given app

I have a Galaxy S1 (I9000) running SlimRom (Android 4.2.2). The problem I have is the following: Assume someone sends me 3 messages in whatsapp (this is case important to me, but the problem is in ...
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For Moto g 2, andriod kitkat version 4.4.4, whatsapp key file location could not be found

I recently unlocked bootloader for my moto g 2. The phone got formatted. I did have my whatsapp chat history, and am able to restore that on my phone. however, I would like to get the whatsapp key ...
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Change package name of WhatsApp? (dual sim)

I'm pretty new at Android and I'm interested in buying the One Plus 3, since it's a cool device and dual sim. Problem is that I would like to have two WhatsApp instances, since I need one for work and ...
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Can't save new contacts on my android marshmallow phone

When I add a new contact, it disappears within a few minutes and doesn't sync to WhatsApp even while it's still there. Please help.
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How to disable Whatsapp “quick reply” preview?

If I swipe down the top bar to get more details about a Whatsapp notification, I get a preview of the message and a "reply" button, but I'd like to see just something like "message from [contact]". Is ...
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Skype app status (messenger conventions on Android)

I am unable to check this because I don't have another account to log into, but if my phone is on and the Skype app is closed then does my status show up as online, away, or offline. And does this ...
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Issue in restoring the Whatsapp backup from google drive

I am having problem in restoring the Whatsapp backup from google drive i am using the same number and account but it is not restoring the backup. what i did was : i upgraded my mobile to Android 6 .....
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WhatsApp messages on my phone were not backed up to the latest date. My phone stopped working and new phone does not have all the messages

The last backup on my older phone for WhatsApp was on 6th may. I was using that phone till 1st June. Today I got a new phone and as predicted, messages from 6th May have not come. Any way to retrieve ...
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Old Whatsapp message and a new phone

I have a new phone after an old phone stopped working suddenly. I'm having trouble with old messages on Whatsapp (over the last year). Some of those messages are from individuals who sadly passed ...
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Whatsapp: Export pictures for certain contacts

Whatsapp stores ALL media files within ONE huge folder, i.e. I've got about 6000 pictures in it, including much trash ;-) Now I would like to extract/copy all pictures which were send between me and ...
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Whatsapp's Google Drive backup not fully restored, how to access data?

I recently wiped my phone and I wanted to restore my media from Whatsapp. On the Google Drive desktop site I see that the app has 205MB of hidden data however when I restore the backup from the app I ...
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I tried to send a large video file through whatsapp, it failed. miserably

I tried to send a rather large video file through whatsapp (4k, by accident). it was about 2.4GB's. However whatsapp goofed and duplicated the send (it was trying to send the file twice). So I ...
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Whatsapp problem

My cousin in New York is trying to add me on Whatsapp but is getting the message that my number is not registered but I am using this frequently can you advise why she is getting this message
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Whatsapp working even force stopped

I force stopped the whatsApp messenger application and after some time it showing the messages without my invocation later I used GREENIFY application to hibernate the whatsApp still facing the ...
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Not able to see my friends Profile Pic

I used to chat with one of my friend on whatsapp where I could see his Profile pic. Though he didn't save my number I was able to see his Pic. But recently he had moved to different place and is not ...
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What's the best way to merge whatsapp and bbm data from iphone to android?

Basically I have iphone then I moves to android (and not moving back). A lot of conversation is still in iPhone. Basically I want a safe easy way to merge my whatsapp data from android to iPhone. ...
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How do I retrieve a voice note on WhatsApp that was not sent because of incoming call during recording?

A voice note that I was recording on WhatsApp has disappeared due to an incoming call interrupting me. How can I retrieve it?
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Map Whatsapp media to external SD on rooted Lollipop

I've wanted to create a symlink from the Whatsapp media folder on internal storage to external. So I installed FolderMount from XDA, which is claimed to work. Instead, what I've seen is that Whatsapp ...
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WhatsApp can't send pictures, links or recordings, just text messages when on Wi-Fi

So I changed my network provider for my Wi-Fi, got new Wi-Fi, way faster, but I can't send anything other than text messages when using WhatsApp. When on mobile data, it works just fine. Also, the ...
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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 ...