How do I delete a contact?

WhatsApp quickly and easily recognizes which of your contacts are using WhatsApp by accessing your phone's address book. To delete a contact, simply delete their phone number from your phone's address book:

  1. Open WhatsApp and go to the Chats tab.
  2. Tap the new chat icon > Tap the contact > Tap the name at the top of the chat screen.
  3. Tap the Menu Button > View in address book > Menu Button > Delete.

Then, refresh your WhatsApp contacts by opening WhatsApp > Tap the new chat icon > Menu Button > Refresh.

Learn how to delete a contact on: iPhone | Windows Phone | Nokia S40 | BlackBerry | Nokia S60 | BlackBerry 10

Cheers,
WhatsApp Support Team