How to update WhatsApp

Here is how to update WhatsApp:

  1. Open WhatsApp and go to Options > Settings > About.
  2. Go to Options again > Check for upgrade.
  3. Follow the on screen instructions to install the update.

You can still check for updates manually at

The process of updating WhatsApp will likely solve problems and may also include new features.

Remember that you do not need to remove or uninstall WhatsApp in order to update. If you do remove WhatsApp, you may lose your entire WhatsApp chat history. You can learn more about chat history here.

WhatsApp Support Team