How to activate WhatsApp notifications on Android

How to activate WhatsApp notifications on Android
How to activate WhatsApp notifications on Android
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Learn how to enable message and call notifications in WhatsApp for your Android device. You may need to enable notifications from your device's Settings app or open WhatsApp and access the internal Settings menu.

Steps

Method 1 of 2: Enable Android Settings

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Step 1. Open the Settings app on your Android device

The Settings app is most often represented by a small gear or adjustable wrench in your apps menu. On some devices, the icon may be a toolbox.

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Step 2. Tap Applications or Application Manager

You will find one of these two options in the Settings menu of your device. The list of all your applications will open. You can change the application settings there.

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Step 3. Go down and choose WhatsApp

The App Information page will then appear.

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Step 4. Tap Notifications

You will see this option near the bottom of the App Info page. If you had turned off WhatsApp notifications, the Notifications option might say Blocked or Off. Tap on it to change your notification settings.

If you don't see a Notifications option on the App Info page, look at the top of your screen for a checkbox labeled Show Notifications. Tap and check this box to enable them. You will not need to change any other settings

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Step 5. Turn off the Block All switch

App notifications are on by default, but if you've changed your settings and blocked notifications, you can turn them back on here by sliding the switch.

Depending on the model and software version your device uses, this option may also be called Block or Disable

Method 2 of 2: Enable WhatsApp Settings

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Step 1. Open the WhatsApp app on your device

Its icon is a small green text bubble containing a white phone.

If when you open WhatsApp you see a conversation, tap the button at the top left of your screen. You will be redirected to the CONVERSATIONS menu

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Step 2. Press the More options button

It looks like three small vertical dots at the top right of your screen. A drop-down menu will open.

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Step 3. Choose Settings

This option is at the bottom of the drop-down menu.

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Step 4. Tap Notifications

This option is next to the little green bell in your Settings menu.

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Step 5. Turn on the Disc Ringtones switch

. It's at the top of your Notifications menu. Once activated, your device will play a sound every time you receive a message in a personal or group conversation.

Chat tones will be temporarily muted when you mute your device

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Step 6. Enable message and group notifications

Change the notifications settings for messages and groups conversations, separately in the two sections.

  • Press on Notification sound, select a ringtone and choose OK. Your device will play this ringtone each time you receive a message.
  • Press on Vibrator and select an option. Your device will vibrate to notify you each time you receive a message.
  • Touch Popup notification and select an option. You will receive a notification in a pop-up box on the home screen or in the notification bar for each message received.
  • Press on Seeing and choose a color. When you receive a message, the small notification LED on your phone will flash in this color.
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Step 7. Enable Call Notifications

You can change your call notifications at the bottom of the Notifications menu.

  • Press on Alarm, choose one of the ringtones then press OK. You will hear this ringtone every time someone calls you on WhatsApp.
  • Press on Vibration and choose one of the options. Your device will vibrate whenever you receive a call on WhatsApp.

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