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WhatsApp is stopping support for all Symbian, Nokia S40, BlackBerry phones. Phones running older versions of Windows, Android and iOS operating systems will also not be supported.
The shutdown of the service for these devices and platforms will happen at the end of the year, December 31, 2016. https://www.whatsapp.com/faq/en/general/20951556

Android users still on Android 2.1 and Android 2.2 are no longer be able to use WhatsApp.

Windows phone users will have to upgrade beyond Windows Phone 7.1 to continue enjoying services. iOS 6 are not be supported, which  affects those Apple users who are holding back from updating the OS.

The devices that WhatsApp will no longer be supported are: Nokia Asha 201, Nokia Asha 205 Chat Edition, Nokia Asha 206, Nokia Asha 208, Nokia Asha 210, Nokia Asha 300, Nokia Asha 301, Nokia Asha 302, Nokia Asha 303, Nokia Asha 305, Nokia Asha 306, Nokia Asha 308, Nokia Asha 309, Nokia Asha 310, Nokia Asha 311, Nokia Asha 515, Nokia Asha 500, Nokia Asha 501, Nokia Asha 502, Nokia Asha 503, Nokia Asha 230, Nokia C3-00, Nokia C3-01, Nokia X2-01, Nokia X3-02, Nokia X2-00, Nokia X7, Nokia E6, Nokia N8, Nokia C6, Nokia C7, Nokia E7, Nokia 500, Nokia 600, Nokia 603, Nokia 700, Nokia 701, Nokia 808, Nokia 5800, Nokia 5530, Nokia 5230, Nokia 5233, Nokia 5235, Nokia N97, Nokia N97 mini, Nokia X6, Nokia X5-01, Nokia C6, Nokia C5-03, Samsung i8910 Omnia HD, Sony Ericsson Satio, Sony Ericsson Vivaz, Sony Ericsson Vivaz Pro, Nokia 5700, Nokia 6110, Nokia 6120, Nokia 6121, Nokia 6124, Nokia 6700, Nokia 6290, Nokia E51, Nokia E63, Nokia E66, Nokia E71, Nokia E90 Communicator, Nokia N76, Nokia N81, Nokia N81 8GB, Nokia N82, Nokia N95, Nokia N95 8GB, Nokia 5320, Nokia 5630, Nokia 5730, Nokia 6210, Nokia 6220, Nokia 6650 fold, Nokia 6710 Navigator, Nokia 6720, Nokia 6730, Nokia 6760 Slide, Nokia 6790 Surge, Nokia C5, Nokia E52, Nokia E55, Nokia E72, Nokia E73, Nokia E75, Nokia E5, Nokia N78, Nokia N79, Nokia N85, Nokia N86 8MP, Nokia N96, Samsung GT-i8510, Samsung GT-I7110, Samsung SGH-L870, Samsung SGH-G810 and Samsung SGH-iNNN.

UPDATE: You won't be able to use WhatsApp on the following platforms for:

Nokia Symbian S60 after June 30, 2017
BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 after December 31, 2017
Windows Phone 8.0 and older after December 31, 2017
Nokia S40 after December 31, 2018
Android versions 2.3.7 and older after February 1, 2020

Personal info sharing
WhatsApp will share your phone number with Facebook, you have 30 days to opt-out. https://www.whatsapp.com/faq/general/26000016

Transferring Chat history
check out http://www.whatsapp.com/faq/en/general/21002842

Author Topic: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread  (Read 112210 times)

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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2055 on: April 13, 2018, 10:56:23 AM »
I never really paid attention to it but realizing now when I delete a picture on my WhatsApp and it asked me if I want to delete it from my media it doesn't delete it, it seems to still be saved when I go to my gallery.
That's Android. Same if someone else deletes a sent Image, android won't delete from phone.
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2056 on: April 13, 2018, 12:56:44 PM »
That's Android. Same if someone else deletes a sent Image, android won't delete from phone.
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2057 on: April 13, 2018, 12:57:19 PM »
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It deletes by you?
What phone?
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2058 on: April 13, 2018, 01:02:29 PM »
It deletes by you?
What phone?
OP5t. I had a video delete from phone after it was downloaded and viewed IIRC

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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2059 on: April 13, 2018, 01:06:22 PM »
OP5t. I had a video delete from phone after it was downloaded and viewed IIRC
It may only be Galaxies and Motos  or certain ones of those.
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2060 on: April 13, 2018, 02:02:50 PM »
It may only be Galaxies and Motos  or certain ones of those.
Maybe. I'll try to test it out later

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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2062 on: April 14, 2018, 09:01:59 PM »
I never really paid attention to it but realizing now when I delete a picture on my WhatsApp and it asked me if I want to delete it from my media it doesn't delete it, it seems to still be saved when I go to my gallery.
Was it asked up to Google photos?

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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2063 on: April 14, 2018, 10:45:02 PM »
Was it asked up to Google photos?
Was it asked? Or you meant backed?
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2064 on: April 15, 2018, 02:13:23 AM »
Was it asked up to Google photos?
Was thinking the same but he said in his gallery
Was it asked? Or you meant backed?
Obviously

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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2065 on: April 15, 2018, 02:20:11 AM »
Was thinking the same but he said in his galleryObviously
Even should my photos be backed up on my Samsung or Google Cloud ,once I select for it to be deleted from my media it should be erased from my gallery as well.
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Re: Whatsapp App Discussion Thread
« Reply #2066 on: April 15, 2018, 02:45:54 AM »
Even should my photos be backed up on my Samsung or Google Cloud ,once I select for it to be deleted from my media it should be erased from my gallery as well.
If your WhatsApp is automatically backed up to Google drive then when it's deleted it will still show up in you Google drive but not in your phones gallery