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Whatsapp is a cross-platform instant messaging application.

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Media Transferred via WhatsApp

I would like to know when I get a photo or a song transferred via whatsapp where is it stored on the device.
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How can I turn off app notifications in Windows Phone 8?

How can I disable app notifications in Windows Phone 8? Specifically, I'm looking to turn off notifications on a per app basis so I can disable notifications from Whatsapp.
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How do I silence Whatsapp notifications?

I wanted to know if there is any way I can silence it, meaning I don't want my phone to buzz every time I receive a message, this feature was present in my previous phone ( android ). Is this ...
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Unable to install and update whatsapp on my Lumia 630. It's giving me the 80073cf9 sign

I got a message that my whatsapp version has expired and that I should go to window's Store and update. It's been difficult to update and I cannot even access the version on my phone.
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How to use dual whatsapp in Lumia 535 running WP8.1?

I have recently migrated from android platform and there I was using multiple WhatsApp accounts on a single phone using third party applications but since windows is a closed platform, can I use a ...
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How to extract whatsapp messages.db message backup?

Whatsapp creates snapshots of its data backups on the phone. I can access this messages.db file, but is there a way to extract the data from it? It's not a standard compression it seems.
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How to change WhatsApp notification tone?

WhatsApp for Windows Phone is unplesant for many reasons.! Here is another reason for this. I tried changing the system's default tone to a custom tone. It does work for other notifications. But for ...
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I m not able to use the enter key while using whatsApp..?

I am not able to use the enter key, if I use that the msg gets sent on whatsApp. How do I hit enter and start a new sentence?
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Clean up WhatsApp cache

Is there any way to clean up the cache used by WhatsApp other than reinstalling? Because lots of audio messages and voice recordings made my WhatsApp Data size much bigger (Around 700 MB).
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how to move backup from Nokia 808 to Lumia 1020

I have a Nokia 808. Whatsapp informed that their app will not be available on Symbian OS after 31-12-2017. Lumia 1020 has no memory card no any other phone directory, So how can i move WhatsApp backup ...
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How to map whatsapp images to Onedrive?

Before last Whatsapp update for my Windows Phone, images were getting stored under saved pictures and I was able to see them in Onedrive, but after latest update I am no longer able to send my ...
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Whatsapp Crashes in Windows phone

i have Lumia 630, and i have a problem that whenever i press back key to go the main list of chats from a private chat, it crashes. it was not there until yesterday and i have no idea what caused it. ...
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Transfer Whatsapp from Android to Windows phone

I'm trying to transfer whatsapp data from my android phone to windows. I copied the 'whatsapp' folder from android storage to the root folder of windows and then installed whatsapp in windows and ...
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Deleted photos are shown in Whatsapp

Each time I want to attach an image in WhatsApp, I see photos that I took some time ago that were deleted. Its like they are cached on the system. They don't appear in the "Photos App" or "File ...
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80073cf9 error while installing Whatsapp

When I'm installing Whatsapp on my Nokia Lumia 520, running on Windows Phone 8.1, I get the 80073cf9 error. It's only since yesterday. Does anyone know how to fix this?
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Not able to send / receive messages in WhatsApp

WhatsApp was working absolutely fine just an hour ago, suddenly it stopped receiving any messages nor I am able to send any. Internet connection is absolutely fine. I tried to reboot the phone and ...
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how to get custom notifications for each whatsapp contact on lumia 920

I know how to give each contact a different notification sound but the only sounds to choose from is the normal Windows and Nokia sounds. I know that when you want to set custom sounds to an app in ...
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Phone not downloading media in whatsapp, not getting connected to FB through App, email not syncing. Messages can be sent and read in whatsapp

Phone not downloading media in WhatsApp Not getting connected to Facebook through App, email not syncing. Browsers are not connected to browse the Internet. Messages can be sent and read in WhatsApp. ...
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Avoid Scanning of WhatsApp audio by Groove or other Music Players

Like adding .nomedia empty file into the folders that we don't want to be scanned by Music Players or Photo Gallery or Video Players to avoid adding to playlist, is there any option in Windows Phone? ...
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WhatsApp not found in Store

I already installed WhatsApp on my Lumia 525. Today when I searched for WhatsApp in the Store nothing turned up. When I go to my app and check for updates, I am displayed with a message that it's not ...
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Instant messaging app (Whatsapp, Viber, Wechat, etc.) keeps showing deleted image

few days ago I moved some photo albums from my computer to my phone and then I deleted them using my pc. Now the photos are no longer present in file explorer , but when I want to attach a photo or a ...
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WhatsApp audio message file location

I have a Nokia Lumia 525 running Windows Phone 8.1. I want to access an audio clip received through WhatsApp. How can I access the file to copy it to another location?
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How do I save audio files from Whatsapp to my Computer?

When I plug my Windows Phone on my computer I see no directory to search Whatsapp files, I can only see the Images that my Whatsapp autosaves on my Image paste
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Can I transfer all my WhatsApp info from Android to Windows Phone?

Can I transfer all my WhatsApp info (contacts, chats, photos, videos etc) from my Android phone to my Lumia 1520?
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No Whatsapp or Facebook (Push) notifications

I already asked in other forums, but i guess maybe somebody here is having the same issue. I'm not receiving Whatsapp notifications or Facebook notifications in proper time, in the case of Whatsapp ...
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Transfer my whtsapp data from android to windows phone

If I make a back up my whatsapp data in google drive can i get it restored it in my windows phone by google drive ? Is it possible ?
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After Windows 8.1 Update, Whatsapp is not notifying

I updated my Lumia 520 yesterday to Windows 8.1, everything's cool, love the new features, I've checked I have all the alerts, volume and stuff properly set. When I am using other apps, I don't get ...
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How to save audio in WhatsApp?

Is there any way to save an audio recording on WhatsApp to my phone? I have been sent a few recordings of friends singing and I don't know how to save the actual audio onto my phone without having to ...
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Windows Phone Whatsapp .DB

I have windows phone WhatsApp .db files which are messages.db, calls.db and settings.db. I want to view the messages and calls data. How is it possible? Can anyone please help me. Thanks in advance. ...
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Finding Whatsapp key file on WP8

A lot of guides exist on the internet to decrypt whatsapp message databases and backups on Android using the key that is easily found on that OS. However, I'm using WP8, and I am trying to find the ...
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Error : 80004004, while updating any application, and also not able to uninstall the application

Again an issue with my device, I got an update that you can update Whatsapp and one more application, but when I try to update the device it gives me the error: 80004004.
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Is there a way to force WhatsApp to work on Windows Phone 7?

On December 31, WhatsApp ended support for Windows Phone 7. Is there a way to force the app to continue working anyway? I'm on a Nokia Lumia 610 if that helps.
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How to use dual whatsapp in Windows 10 Mobile?

I have migrated from android platform and there I was using multiple whatsapp accounts on a single phone using third party applications but since windows is a closed platform, can I use a separate ...
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Where does WhatsApp store backups in windows phone 8?

In the WhatsApp settings menu there is a "backup" option. I would like to know where this backup will be stored in the phone. Is it possible to restore this backup?
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Using WhatsApp on Windows Phone 8.0

Recently, when trying to use WhatsApp on my Samsung Ativ S, I get a message saying that as of Jan 18, 2018 WhatsApp will no longer be working on Windows Phone 8.0. When exiting the message, I can use ...
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WhatsApp Web keeps disconnecting

I'm using Opera's built-in WhatsApp web client. This works well, but after a period of time it disconnects from my phone. All I need to do is unlock the phone if WhatsApp is running or, if it's not, ...
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How to share my saved video through whatsapp in windows Phone 8.1

Please help me out here, I have saved a video from net in my windows mobile but when i wanted to share it via whatsapp, i am not able to see this video anywhere- Albums/Document. There is no specific ...
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How do i delete the whatsapp backup messages in windows phone permanently

How do i delete the whatsapp backup messages in windows phone permanently.I use a Lumia 720. Also please advise how to disable whatsapp backup option in this phone.
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Whatsapp integration directly with contacts

I have a HTC 8S with Windows Phone 8 Whatsapp installed. When I go to the People hub and click a contact, I don't have the option to send a Whatsapp message directly from there, I only have phone, ...
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Unable see any WhatsApp media folder in Lumia 630

I"m able to see all WhatsApp photos and videos when I open gallery ('Photos' is the gallery name in 8.1). But I checked everywhere and couldn't find where those media files are located. I searched in ...
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WhatsApp voice notes not playing

Whatsapp was updated on my phone and now I cannot play any voice notes. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the app, but the problem persists. I even tried turning my phone off, but still have ...
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No WhatsApp option in sharing in photos

When I want to share an image/photo from Photos, I can't see WhatsApp in the list of apps. Here's what I'm trying to do: Open the Photos app Select a specific image/photo Select the "share" option ...
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How do we save WhatsApp Conversations?

I have a question regarding WhatsApp. Is there a possibility to save WhatsApp conversations/history?
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It says Whatsapp version expired and update required

I have Nokia Lumia 630 with Windows Phone update 8.1 WhatsApp Version 2.16.172.0 Last auto updated on 22/08. I am getting error message "This version of WhatsApp has expired. Please go to the Windows ...
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Notification problem on my microsoft lumia 540

I upgraded my Microsoft Lumia 540 to Windows 10 Mobile. Now, my phone is not getting WhatsApp notifications, and I am not getting messages. It shows reboot your device. I tried to reboot my device ...
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Unable to view downloaded WhatsApp images and videos on my Lumia 520

On my Nokia Lumia 520 I cannot open WhatsApp photos and videos. I deleted all other WhatsApp photos and videos but still I cannot view the images. What could be the reason for this?
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Sharing multiple photos in WhatsApp

How to share multiple photo in WhatsApp? I'm using a Lumia 730, and when I select multiple photos then WhatsApp is not in the share list, but if I select only one image then WhatsApp is there.
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SD card photos aren't displayed when attaching photos in WhatsApp/Hike

Microsoft Lumia 535: I have all my photos and videos on the SD card, and they're all in albums in the Photos app. But when I try to attach photos/videos in WhatsApp/Hike, only a few albums get ...
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How to forward a media file in Whatsapp

I want to download a media file from my email attachment and later forward the same from my whatsapp account. I am not able to view my downloaded media file. How do I forward the file from my whatsapp ...
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lumia 640 xl windows 10 model mobile, sd card no showing issue

In my model Lumia 640 XL files windows 10 mobile app and Whatapp is not working and i am unable to find my SD card. i am unable to turn off my mobile. i have tried to reset the mobile also.has issue ...