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

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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 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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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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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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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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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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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. ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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?
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My friend's name has changed to something completely different in WhatsApp and I can't change it back!

My friend's first name and surname have both completely changed on WhatsApp and I'm not sure why. When she writes me a message it looks like it's come from somebody else! She said it hasn't changed ...
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whatsapp chat problem

Can anyone please help me. I was in whatsapp chatting with my friend today (12/12/15) but I noticed that when I logged back in our chats on 12/02/15 is the one that appear (bottom part). When I open ...
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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 unable to connect after restore

I want to restore my WhatsApp profile, which obviously works, but when the applications asks me to type my username and pick a picture, the process terminates: No connection possible. But this can't ...
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How to identify the Whatsapp sender of a media while playing it from the gallery?

When media are received through Whatsapp groups and contacts, they are stored in the storage and are available for the media scanner to list them. When I view Whatsapp videos folder in MXPlayer I see ...
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Merge whatsapp accounts

I have been using one WhatsApp number up until I went into another country where I started using a new number. In a new number I was joined into different groups and since WhatsApp allows one number ...
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Samsung s6 whatsapp doesn't save media

I have been experiencing this problem for 6 months already Whenever I receive a media from my friends via whatsapp, my phone will open it but not save it to the "media" folder on whatsapp nor my ...
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Why WhatsApp is eating up my internal memory?

This is a follow up question from this question. After installation, WhatsApp is about 10-20MB but when I restore my messages (through backup stored on my sd card) the size jumps to 110MB+ Why that ...
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Messages about Adobe Air a Measure stopping

I have an Android Bassoon tablet. Every time I turn it on and want to write or look up something, the following notes appear on the screen: 'adobe air has stopped' and 'measure has stopped'. These ...
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Call: vibrate, Whatsapp: don't vibrate

When I'm at work, I'd like to put my Nexus 5 (Marshmallow) on silent. My definition of silent is: for incoming calls the phone should vibrate, for everything else (i.e. messages) I don't want any ...
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WhatsDog: Is it possible to monitor more than one phone number?

I would like to know whether why it is not possible to monitor more than one phone number with WhatsDog. Is there a limitation in the protocol used by WhatsApp which somehow does not allow a third ...
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Periodic Whatsapp wifi connection drop

While using Whatsapp web I periodically receive the error message (on the web interface): "Phone Not Connected", even though I can use other phone apps that require wifi (e.g. Firefox). When using ...
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How to take backup or restore the whats app and hike messages

I unluckily forgot my android phone's Screen lock PIN. I tried Andriod Device manager using Gmail to unlock my phone but not succeeed. And also tried ADB commands but this also didn't work bcoz Debug ...
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Photos/videos are not accessible in WhatsApp

Old photos and videos that are downloaded/uploaded in Whatsapp are no more accessible. I tried from the app itself but it says, Sorry, this media file doesn't exist on SD card. My phone does ...
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whatsapp makes my htc one m9 not ring for phone calls

my htc one m9 is fully updated android 5.1, when i first turn on the mobile and make sure it's not silent nor vibrate and the ringing volume is at max and i receive a phone call it rings as it ...
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WhatsApp - Set message sound that's different from contact ringtone?

On my Android phone, I've set my wife to have a specific ringtone (through the built-in Contacts app). Now every time she sends me a WhatsApp message, I get alerted with this ringtone. I'd like to ...