Everyone wants privacy on WhatsApp. If you want to privacy and some security features
about your messages, you have need to hide the last seen status.By default the WhatsApp
provide this enable feature.To disable this feature you need to follow some steps.
If you are an iOS users it is very easy. To disable this feature Go to Settings>Chat
settings>Advanced and Set Last Seen Off.
But in Android phone, you have to needinstall another Hide WhatsApp Status app using
play store. After install and open this app,it will disable your packet data and
Wi-Fi& after exit this app,your packet data and Wi-Fi network are reactivated, now
you can send messages to anyone.
Also, here is our article on how to
disable the read receipt or remove blue tick from WhatsApp messanger.
WhatsApp provide a automatic and manual backups feature.If you want to make a manual
just follow this steps. If you are an iOS user go to settings>Chat settings>Chat
backup, and then backup.
On Android go to settings>chat settings> Backup Conversation
after that it
will ask to store file in file manager.There is no way to restore chat directly,
you need to reinstall app.when reinstall you need to prompted your most recent backup.
To recoveryour deleted messages,WhatsApp store all yours conservations in your SD
card. Go to SD card>WhatsApp database.
Here, msgstore.db.cryptcontains all
sent/receive messages and files such in the format msgstore.yyyy..dd..db.crypt
contains last 7 days conservations>open with this file in simple text editor>you
view all messages.
You can stop WhatsApp from automatic downloading images.
Simply Go to WhatsApp chat settings>Media auto download >bydefault its “checked”,you
just “unchecked” it.
Without using traditional way uninstall and reinstall,If you want to change your
WhatsApp number no need to reinstall.Just follow this simple trick Go to WhatsApp
settings>Account settings> Change number> Just enter your old number in the top section
and new number in bottom section >press done.After that verify your phone number
>start chat with new number.
If you are Android smartphone users,you can lock your WhatsApp to maintain privacy
from others.To lock your WhatsApp you need to install WhatsApp Lock from play store.It
allows to lock your WhatsApp by pin.
If you need privacy for your WhatsApp images which is appearing in Gallery, just
follow this steps.
In iOS it's very simple:Just go to Settings>Privacy>Photos and then turn
the WhatsApp switch off.
- There is also possible in Android to hide folders with WhatsApp pictures using a
.nomedia file". Following steps have to be made:You have to need install "ES File
Explorer" which can be downloaded from the Google Play Store.
- Once you have file manager installed, open it. Navigate to ‘What Sapp’s media’ folder
Home > sdcard > WhatsApp > Media.
- Under Media folder you will see a sub-folder called ‘WhatsApp Images‘. Rename
this ‘WhatsApp Images’ folder by adding a period (.) in front of given name. So
your final folder name becomes ‘.WhatsApp Images‘ To rename a folder in ES file
Explorer, long press the folder and you will see rename option appear at the bottom
of the screen.
- Now if you go to your gallery, you will not see any WhatsApp images or videos; like
it was never there. To bring back the WhatsApp images in your gallery you can remove
the period (.) from WhatsApp images folder. And everything will be back to normal.This
will stop Gallery from scanning folder.