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

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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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“File as” not working for Contacts

Many contact management tools (such as Google Contacts or Microsoft People) have a field called "File As", which allows to save a contact using a nickname, while keeping the first and last ...
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Received Contact via WhatsApp is stored in Phone - How to move it to Google without losing the image

For some time now I'm experiencing the following issue: When someone sends me a contact via WhatsApp it is stored in my phone and not my Google address book. How can I move this thing to Google or ...
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Whatsapp only partially restored

Phone got stolen and got a replacement today. Restored Whatsapp It had stuff going back 2 years, but it didn't have the last 7 weeks of chat, I checked the settings and it's supposed to backup ...
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Export all WhatsApp Chats at once

how can I export all WhatsApp Chats at once, without having to click every single one of them to export it. Can someone help me with that problem? BR Sarah
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Why whatsapp always makes notifications at the same time of everyday but there is no message?

Whatsapp always makes notifications at 13:15 of everyday, but when I check, there is no message at all. So when it's about to 13:15, I keep looking at my phone, whatsapp pops up a notification but it ...
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WhatsApp sending videos with low quality

Using a Samsung Galaxy A30s and the WhatsApp Messenger (Beta) version 2.21.12.15. Anytime I send a video, be that filmed within the app or externally, it loses all the image quality. What can be done ...
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Accidental Whatsapp privacy breach

I exported my chat history with my friend, JJ, to my Google drive. Somehow a chat history between JJ and someone else (Meg) was exported. I have no idea who Meg is and i have no record of her in ...
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How to export a single WhatsApp chat?

I'm trying to export the complete chat between a user on WhatsApp. I have tried using the "Email Chat" option, but it seems this feature does not export the complete conversation. I believe it has ...
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YouTube, Facebook, WhatsApp are not working right and internet is not working

YouTube, Facebook, WhatsApp are not receiving and sending until I restart my LG G5. I was trying to delete some of the unused apps. Now my Facebook, YouTube says my internet is not connected even ...
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Wrong phone number for contacts are shown and called

I have a problem with the app 'Contacts' on my Android 7.1 Nougat (Wilefox Swift 2x). In this app both phone numbers from my google account and from whatsapp are synchronized. Sometimes the app ...
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Is it possible to run a batch file in android

Ok, so I have whatsapp installed and the notifications from one group that I am admin for are driving me mad. Whatsapp has the facility to "mute" notifications for 8 hrs but I have to do ...
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Unable to restore whatsapp chat from local backup

I made a local backup of whatsapp chat on my samsung e5. I copied the entire folder to my new redmi note 10. But i was unable to make the app resotre chats from local backup. Finally i somehow managed ...
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Receive whatsapp notification only between a certain time

I want to receive all WhatsApp messages only between 11-12 p.m everyday.How to do this? Can tasker app help in this.Or a script which can be used. Also please note that only messages should be queued ...
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WhatsApp crashes on chat with business accounts

When I start a conversation against a business account, WhatsApp crashes. I can briefly see the profile picture of the contact, but it crashes before I can start writing anything. I can see the ...
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Is there a way to disable notification for whatsapp except from specific people?

Someone told me there's a way to disable all notifications from whatsapp except for messages from specific people. How can I do this? (I own a Pixel 3)
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Two different WhatsApp accounts got merged

my phone got broke so I log in through my brothers phone. when I open the whatsapp I found the our two different accounts got merge and now I cant separate them I want help. all my bothers contact got ...
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Whatsapp not doing local backup restore! (not Google Drive)

Today I decided to reset the phone. I got all my backups. At the same time, I copied all the files of WhatsApp to my computer completely. now i copied Whatsapp folder to phone memory. I installed ...
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Custom ringtones at the second WhatsApp account?

On my Galaxy A70 (dual SIM card) I installed via Dual Messenger a second WhatsApp account for my private SIM card. Unfortunately the new account contains only the default ringtones. How I can add the ...
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WhatsApp partial restore from Google drive

I cannot restore all chats from a Google drive backup which was manually performed from scratch on the old phone before restoring messages on the new phone Basically only some chats are restored on ...
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Whatsapp reply via notification not working

I am currently on Android 9 Pie. Whenever I get a Whatsapp message and I try to reply to it from notification, it freezes. More frustratingly, it doesnt happen everytime but say 1 out of 3 times it ...
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Whatsapp - Cannot restore from a local backup

today I made a mistake on my Samsung Galaxy note 10+ Phone: my daughter deleted the app. When I took the phone back, I noticed that whatsapp was no longer more installed on my phone. When I ...
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Dual Messenger - Where are files stored (e.g., WhatsApp)

I had a working WhatsApp (say, WhatsApp W1 in phone PC) in my Samsung J7 Prime, Android 7, recovered with the usual Backup to/Restore from Google Drive, from phone A (PA). I meant to install a Dual ...
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WhatsApp cannot receive any broadcasts

I am using the latest version of WhatsApp. For some reason, other people cannot send me broadcasts even though they are on my contact list & I am also on theirs. However, I can successfully send ...
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How to send whatsapp messages without saving number? [closed]

Please let me know, without using any third party application, how to send whatsapp message without saving a number in contact? Regards Smith
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Updating an App Cloned with Parallel Space

I just found that Parallel Space lets you clone apps, for example, you can have two Whatsapp accounts at the same time. What happens when the app (Whatsapp in the example) is updated? Does the cloned ...
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Can a group admin remove the group creator on WhatsApp? [closed]

Can a group admin remove the group creator on WhatsApp? If i add a person as creator then make them admin.. can they remove me from my own group?
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Whatsapp Icon missing in windows google emulator

I am using windows google emulator to run whatsapp application on windows 7 32 bit. I have installed google play services in the emulator. later during the installation process of whatsapp, it keeps ...
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Sent WhatsApp Images do not appear in gallery

For uploading instagram posts the images need to be on my phone, so I tried sending the image on WhatsApp Desktop so I have it on my phone but this doesn't save it in the gallery. What can I do, to ...
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Whatsapp not installing after factory reset

I have done factory reset on my phone Samsung (galaxy Y duos) android version 2.3.6 and after that Whats-app is not installing. Its showing your device is not compatible . But, how can be that, when ...
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Files and Folders in the WhatsApp folder disappeared automatically

I cannot find my WhatsApp Videos folder. But the videos are accessible from WhatsApp (not from gallery). Many of the Images have disappeared. I had more than 11k WhatsApp images, but now it shows ...
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WhatsApp is not initializing and not connecting

I restore my mobile and try to reinstall WhatsApp. It is not initializing, but I am getting notifications. In a pop-up, it shows "unable to connect". I have cleared my data. My internet ...
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Can not receive WhatsApp messages unless I open the app

I have a Huawei P20 Lite with Android 9, EMUI 9.1.0 and WhatsApp 2.19.253, which is the latest version. As I wrote in the title, I can't receive WhatsApp messages, after many hours of researching I ...
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Backup WhatsApp to PC (with all Media)

How do I backup my WhatsApp Chats with all media (text, video, audio, position data etc.) and view them on PC? The backup purpose is not to restore it later, it is to view the data on my pc, just as ...
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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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Restore WhatsApp Data from Internal Storage on Moving to a New Phone

I have WhatsApp installed on my old Phone. WhatsApp is backup both to Google Drive and to the local storage. The Google Drive backup is for text chat and images only (The default). The local backup ...
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WhatsApp chat backup in Android backup on Google Drive

I recently broke my Google Pixel 3a and now I got a new phone (Samsung Galaxy S9, running on the same Android version, Android 10). Now I would like to restore my WhatsApp chats from my old phone. I ...
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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, ...
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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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How to restore whatsapp data from local storage?

I have tried multiple options to restore data from internal storage. Unfortunately, none of them has been successful. Every time I get prompted to google drive back up even though I don't have any ...
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issues while opening PDF files received on whatsapp directly

When I try opening a pdf file that I receive on whatsapp directly by clicking on the whatsapp message, I get the message 'You may not have a proper app for viewing this content'. I already have pdf ...
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How to use existing Whatsapp account on new mobile with new SIM?

I could not use my existing whatsapp account because My mobile have been stolen. I bought new mobile and new SIM as well, now I want to configure my existing whatsapp account on new Mobile with ...
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Cant see my friends dp and last seen

Yesterday i met my friend and she changed my name to other name on whats app and her net was off while doing so , after that when i checked whats app i was not able to see her dp nd last seen , but ...
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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 ...
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Will restoring WhatsApp chats from a backup also restore blocked contacts' chats?

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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WhatsApp QR scanner seems blurry

My WhatsApp QR scanner is not working when needed for WhatsApp Web. It seems blurry, while my phone's camera is actually perfectly clear. Secondly, I have restarted the phone none worked, same issue ...
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Whatsapp Call / Line Call and Spotify Music over Bluetooth

I have a question, I connected my phone Samsung S7 Edge to my car bluetooth and started to call my friend using phone loudspeaker on Whatsapp or LINE app. However, I also want to listen to music on ...
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can I receive pending messages of whatsapp after I reactivate my account on new phone?

Can I receive pending messages from WhatsApp that was in my dead phone but still pending coz of the dead phone when I reactivate my account on the new phone?? I am mentioning again pending (...
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family link and whatsapp backup issue

hope you all could help me on this issue. i have family link control over my 8-year-old daughter. now, we bought her a new android phone. the phone is under her own account we created on google. no we ...
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Retrieving an OLD whatsapp back up from google drive

phone was stolen and I would like to retrieve an old whatsapp backup from google drive. I do not want the most recent backups offered, as these were since my phone was stolen. I want an old one that ...

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