What happens if you change your number on WhatsApp?

Using the Change Number feature in WhatsApp will migrate your profile information, groups and settings from your old phone number to your new phone number. It will also delete the account linked with your old phone number, so your contacts can no longer see your old phone number in their WhatsApp contact list.

Will my contacts be notified if I change my WhatsApp number?

After inserting the required old and new phone numbers, WhatsApp will ask which contacts have to be notified about your new number. Note that also if you don’t want to notify your contacts, all your groups will be notified regardless.

How can I change my WhatsApp number without losing chat?

Go to WhatsApp > Menu Button > Settings > Account > Change number. Enter your old phone number in the top box. Enter your new phone number in the bottom box. Tap Done at the top of the screen.

Does changing number in WhatsApp delete chats?

No they are not deleted at all. when you change the mobile Number from your whatsapp setting then whatsapp server confirm that number, but the chat associated with your previous number is not gonna deleted because whatsapp automatically created Backup on your phone everyday.

How do you know if someone changed their number on WhatsApp?

You’ll know if a friend has changed WhatsApp numbers because the app notifies you. All users will have this function activated very soon. Simply access your account settings, change number and once the relevant settings have been made you will be given the option to notify the contacts you want.

Can I merge 2 WhatsApp accounts?

Merging of two WhatsApp accounts is not possible if also its possible its kind of risky to loose data in process. WhatsApp allows you to transfer an account to a new number by using Change Number feature, but not merging of two different accounts.

How can I merge two WhatsApp chats?

Uninstall Whatsapp. Remove all backups from the folder Whatsappdatabases (inside the phone). Put back in the old backup file ( “msgstore”). Reinstall whatsapp, and let it reopen old messages (restore backup).

How can I use WhatsApp without number?

Just follow the steps below to use WhatsApp without a mobile phone number or SIM card.
  1. Open WhatsApp on your phone, tablet or PC. Open up the WhatsApp application on your phone, tablet or PC.
  2. Enter Your Home Phone/Landline number.
  3. Wait for Verification by SMS to Fail.
  4. Enter the Verification Code.
  5. Complete the Setup Process.

How can I copy WhatsApp with same number?

How to use the same WhatsApp account on two phones
  1. Open the WhatsApp app on your first phone and go to Settings > Click on WhatsApp Web > Click on Link Device.
  2. Scan the QR code from your second phone.

Can I have 2 WhatsApp accounts on one Android?

You can now set up dual WhatsApp accounts on a single device without having to install any third party apps. Samsung and more Chinese smartphones come with the feature to set up dual WhatsApp accounts within their settings.