Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [whatsapp-messenger]

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

1
vote
0answers
13 views

How to restore WhatsApp data from SD card or internal memory and not from Google Drive?

I changed phones and installed WhatsApp on the new one. I have a backup database file on an SD card and the same file copied to the internal WhatsApp folder and Google Drive. However, during install, ...
-2
votes
0answers
19 views

Recover Google Drive Whatsapp backup

I accidentally skipped Whatsapp restore option when I changed my device. Now my backup on Google drive has been overwritten. How can I get my old backup? It was about 3.6gb of my data and I need ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Export WhatsApp-Chat via Bluetooth (ADB-Command-Question)

I try to use the ADB-Command to automate WhatsApp-Chat-Export via Bluetooth! I work with the Keyevent DPad and Keyevent Menu. At some point I have to choose Bluetooth from a selection (Bluetooth, ...
1
vote
2answers
45 views

Mute all notification sound except Call Message and WhatsApp to be on Vibration Mode

I have a brand new Galaxy S10. I would like to keep the phone in mute mode but want the phone to vibrate if there is any Call, SMS or any WhatsApp notification. How to do this? I do not wish to root ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

WhatsApp profile pics of some contacted added but now have disappeared

Some of my contacts didn’t add a pic on their WhatsApp profile. As I had pics of them, I added their pics from my phone contact list, and they were automatically transferred to my WhatsApp. But ...
1
vote
0answers
50 views

Automatically insert recipient name in WhatsApp's broadcast message

I have a broadcast list of about 115 and would like to send a broadcast message on WhatsApp and personalise the message to each person. The message would read: Hi <Name>, thanks for ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

How to merge different whatsapp chat histories stored in different devices

I have a few devices/sdcard with old whatsapp chat histories from the SAME account. How to recover and merge the old ones to the current one in the latest device?
0
votes
0answers
43 views

How to redirect WhatsApp message from device to other?

I'm working in a company that for security issues don't allow phones. I want to read WhatsApp messages in job. I have WhatsApp web at home and I don't want it to disconnect. Is there a way to ...
-2
votes
0answers
34 views

Is “work profile” a AOSP feature, where is it documented?

I was not able to find much documentation regarding how the "work profile" feature (or maybe it is called android-for-work) works. It seems the feature attempts to provide two distinct user profiles (...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

cannot write to exFAT directory ( WhatsApp image directory)

so I am running a galaxy j7 on Android 7 nougat something very strange happened recently just to give you a background to not max out my internal storage I have mounted WhatsApp folder using a third ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

WhatApp Profile Pictures from Contacts

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8+. I have a few contacts who have not set a profile picture within WhatsApp. Previously, it would automatically substitute their lack of profile picture with whatever picture ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Lost contact photos which I have entered on my contact list on WhatsApp

I have deleted the cache, I have made the permission allowed for everything. But some of my photos are still lost.
0
votes
0answers
61 views

Recover old whatsapp backup

I have an old backup of whatsapp message with crypto 12 algorithm. That backup was belong to phone number 1. After rooted that phone, I installed whatsapp but started fresh without restore from that ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

While I open the WhatsApp web in my phone I am not able to get the QR code…how do I get QR code…it's already in desktop view…pls suggest

WhatsApp QR code not generated in WhatsApp web. I have already changed my settings to desktop view but still the QR code is not generated.pls suggest
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Whatsapp muted group mentions sound with the “individual” chat ringtone

In Whatsapp, for an individual chat I've set Ringtone A, and Ringtone B for group chats. When someone in a group chat mentions me (@), and that chat is muted, Ringtone A sounds, instead of Ringtone B. ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

I want to hide my friend's proflie picture in whatsapp

is it possible to change or hide my friend's profile picture in whatsapp? I have tried many ways but still no result. Thanks.
1
vote
0answers
72 views

How to add whatsapp contacts in bulk?

I want to save 1000's whatsapp contacts which were not added in contact list in bulk which is the fastest way to do it?
0
votes
0answers
47 views

Recording Facebook Messenger Video call on Android

Hi All, I am trying to record a Facebook messenger video call on Android 9.0. i used many application but the issue is when i open the app then start the v-call the other side can't hear me -but i ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Whatsapp very slow, ads show up randomly every 10 minutes

Since 2 days ago my whatsapp is very slow. Every message needs 30 minutes.Maybe 1 hour. Internet is fine. I can surf the web and stuff. However, look at this screenshot. Nothing gets sent. If I ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

Recover Whatsapp Keyfile

I have a backup of my whatsapp database, however i accidently wiped the keyfile from the system partition when i tried to recover my phone that did not boot any more. Does anyone know if there is ...
1
vote
0answers
24 views

Recover non-sent Voice Note on WhatsApp

I need to recover a non-sent audio on WhatsApp. I was keeping my phone hidden so the person threatening me wouldn't know I was recording and when I took my phone off my pocket, I accidentally clicked ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

WhatsApp notifications make phone unusable!

When I get am SMS text message I get a small notification at the top of the screen. However when I get a WhatsApp message the notification takes over the entire screen. If I get a flurry of messages ...
0
votes
0answers
56 views

Keeping whatsapp installed on second device

If I transfer everything over wireless to my new android device (included whatsapp) from the old one, when I open Whatsapp it does not ask a verification code for the new device (where I have my sim). ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

WhatsApp crypt9 backup but I don't have the old phone or SIM anymore

I have my WhatsApp crypt9 backup but I don't have the old phone or SIM anymore. Can I restore the chat history to my new number with any possible way
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Whatsapp chat is disappearing help

I have bought a new phone Nokia 3.1 plus and install WhatsApp and im having this one issue with whatsapp that its deleting my chat with one person. Everyday when I scroll back to the top my old 2 or ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

How can I find preinstalled apps via adb?

Is there a way to find for example a preinstalled WhatsApp? So before I delete WhatsApp I can check if for example Samsung has a pre-version installed on the device (and so I can’t fully remove it)? ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

How to manually restore WhatsApp backup onto new phone

I just broke my old phone, and I'm trying to restore my WhatsApp messages onto a temporary replacement phone. I can see a WhatsApp backup file on Google Drive dated 13th Jan. But when I install ...
0
votes
2answers
95 views

Using whatsapp on two devices

One device has my Sim card, the other one only the internet connection. Both devices have already been verified by my number. Will I get incoming messagges in both devices?
0
votes
0answers
50 views

How to stream to my smartphone only what I see inside the bluestacks window

I've just installed Bluestacks on my PC because I wanted to run whatsapp inside it. I have two whatsapp account. The first one on my smarthphone and the second one inside the bluestacks emulator. I ...
3
votes
4answers
121 views

Can I use whatsapp with a number belonging to another phone

I currently have a Samsung S5 phone but find it bulky to carry and as I use it mainly for old fashioned calls I was thinking of moving my simcard (and therefore phone number) to my old Motorola Razr. ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Not receiving notifications on dual WhatsApp on Samsung Note8

I have two instances of WhatsApp on my Note8. When I receive a message on my primary WhatsApp, I get notifications instantly as normal. However, on my dual WhatsApp, I don't get notifications unless I ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

Whatsapp Admin Messages [closed]

Is it possible to delete the messages that come up in group admin with a blue background showing admin activity? e.g: date, admin added phone no/name, or someone left. When you tap and hold these ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

how to restore whatsapp un-backup data.

I lost my phone 2 weeks ago & my last whatsapp backup in google drive was 3 months ago. How can i restore the recent data from whatsapp? HELP!
0
votes
0answers
236 views

How can I merge my friend's new phone number in WhatsApp without loosing all the chats history

I've been using WhatsApp with my best friend for years and he swapped his prepaid simcard (old phone with with number = X) with a new prepaid simcard (new phone with number Y) lately. When he sent me ...
0
votes
0answers
170 views

“android process media has stopped” Oneplus X Custom Rom

As i observe my phone, so far it experience "android.process.media.has.stopped" error every time i receive whatsapp with media notification. Can anybody help me? Currently i am using OnePlus X (...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Changing a watsapp group name [closed]

I changed a watsapp group name and then back again to the original name. will everyone get notified of the changed name I didnt use? Its just a work group and Im mortified.
2
votes
0answers
39 views

Whatsapp images shows up in file browser since today

The media folder is hidden in the gallery since I created a .nomedia file. Since today the whatsapp filebrowser started browsing other chats as well and shows files from other chats to me. How can ...
0
votes
0answers
78 views

I am Unable to restore my whatsapp chats while switching to new phone

i switched to a new phone. I copied whatsapp folders- Databasse and media to the laptop. The database file has correct name as suggested by whatsapp faq- msgstore.db.crypt and it is version 12 only. ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

MP3 Used to play in WhatsApp, now Podcast Addict wants to play it

Because my front mic don't work, I have to create an MP3 from the back mic, and send it in a Whatsapp message. Sometimes I would click it to play it back myself. It played in Whatsapp just fine. Then ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Mobile camera pictures visible in Phone but not visible when connecting to PC

I am using Moto E3 power. I have around 500 images clicked through my mobile camera and i m able to see all of them through File Manager App in Pictures folder. But, when i am connecting my phone ...
-1
votes
1answer
117 views

How many days will take to delete my WhatsApp account after uninstalling? [closed]

I am very irritated with my friends and WhatsApp messages. I can't concentrate on my works. I am decided to uninstall my WhatsApp app from mobile. How many days will take to delete my WhatsApp account ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

How can I save my old, important Whatsapp chat messages from automatic deletion when export doesn't go all the way back?

So, I just scrolled all the way back in a couple of chats and found that the earliest available message was mid-conversation. Everything before that is gone. It seems Whatsapp has been silently ...
0
votes
0answers
83 views

How to read deleted messages without uninstalling whatsapp?

I deleted some chats around 3 - 4 days back and now I want to recover or read them without re-installing or uninstalling whatsapp . Is there any way I could recover them ?
0
votes
0answers
67 views

Motorola Moto G5 crashes when trying to use WhatsApp’s web app and won’t reboot anymore (LineageOS/ViperOS)

First, I tried to install LineageOS on my Motorola Moto G5 which worked perfectly fine – until I installed WhatsApp and tried to open its web application. Therefore, one has to scan a QR-code. But ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Chrome redirects to messenger on Samsung mobile

I have been getting redirect notices on my Samsung Google Chrome browser with a link to messenger. I once installed messenger but I have never used it nor do I even have a Facebook account. But now ...
0
votes
1answer
747 views

Does GBWhatsapp's back up feature restore media/images INSIDE all the chats?

I know that GBWhatsapp's inbuilt backup feature restores all chats and media safely. However, what is important to me is to be able to see all the media of a chat from within the chat itself (the one ...
-1
votes
1answer
28 views

are whatsapp chats stored in my phone or PC?

I need to print my chats with my fiance for her visa but its taking FOREVER to scroll up to the very beginning. is there somewhere whatsapp stores the chats in eithr thre PC or phone that i can just ...
1
vote
0answers
110 views

WhatsApp only restoring partial chat history

I am having the same issue on two different phones at the moment. I am trying backup the chats on two old phones and restore to two new phones and both are only partially restoring the chat history。 ...
1
vote
2answers
131 views

how to use two diferent numbers in the same phone via whatsapp?

My phone just went broken last night, and I have another but I don't want to change the sim card, so I'm wondering if its possible to run 2 numbers on the same phone. I have heard there is a chance ...
0
votes
1answer
852 views

Why WhatsApp is suddenly unable to open any APK shared by users?

As of 13-11-18, I was sharing APK files on WhatsApp, for testing apps within a circle of people, with no problem whatsoever. But as of today, if I try to open an apk, I get an error toast saying: ...