Verifying your phone number in WhatsApp
Verification problems can almost always be solved by double checking a few important details. To complete verification, please check that:
- You have entered your phone number correctly in WhatsApp in the full international format. Learn more about this format here.
- Your phone is connected to the internet with a strong signal. Open up a webpage to make sure. Not connected? Read this article.
- You have the latest version of WhatsApp. Download it on your phone from here.
- You are not roaming.
- You can send and receive SMS messages.
- You can receive phone calls.
- You are using a supported Nokia device. You can check if your device is supported here.
WhatsApp Support Team