5 ways to edit your profile on WhatsApp

5 ways to edit your profile on WhatsApp
5 ways to edit your profile on WhatsApp
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WhatsApp is a messaging alternative to SMS messages. WhatsApp also allows the sending of photos, videos and voice messages. WhatsApp is available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Nokia S40, Symbian, and BlackBerry phones. You can edit your profile to change your name which is displayed on WhatsApp, add a photo to your profile and change your status.

Steps

Method 1 of 5: Register an account and create a profile

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 1

Step 1. Register an account

Open WhatsApp. On the screen that appears, enter your phone number, and then tap the Done button.

  • Choose your country.
  • When you sign up, WhatsApp will send you an SMS message with a verification code. You must enter this code before you can continue. If you cannot receive SMS, you can request an automated call from WhatsApp.
Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 2

Step 2. Enter your name

On the profile screen, enter the name you want to use on WhatsApp.

You can use your real name or a pseudonym

Method 2 of 5: Take a profile picture

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 3

Step 1. Take a profile picture

The add photo button differs between phone operating systems. Press the edit images button.

  • To be able to add a profile picture, you must be connected to the internet.
  • To use an existing photo, click here.
Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 4

Step 2. Press the button to take a photo

On iPhone, tap OK to allow WhatsApp access to your camera

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 5

Step 3. Take a photo of yourself or anything else you want to feature

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 6

Step 4. Move and resize the image

  • If you have a touchscreen phone, use your fingers to move the image around within the frame.
  • Zoom out and zoom in to change the size of the image.
Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 7

Step 5. Tap Done

The photo you took will appear on your profile.

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 8

Step 6. To change the image, tap the photo, then tap Edit

Take another photo or choose an existing photo for your profile.

Method 3 of 5: Use an existing photo for your profile

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 9

Step 1. Use an existing image as a profile photo

The add photo button differs between phone operating systems. Press the edit images button.

To be able to add a profile picture, you must be connected to the internet

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 10

Step 2. Press the button to choose or upload an existing photo

On iPhone, tap OK to allow WhatsApp access to your photos

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 11

Step 3. Choose a profile photo

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 12

Step 4. Move and resize the image

  • If you have a touchscreen phone, use your fingers to move the image around within the frame.
  • Zoom out and zoom in to change the size of the image.
Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 13

Step 5. Press the select button to select the image

Method 4 of 5: Change your status

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 14

Step 1. Tap the status message

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 15

Step 2. Tap a pre-existing status to make it your current status

Edit Your Profile on WhatsApp Step 16

Step 3. Tap the current status to change it

Your status message cannot exceed 139 characters

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