How to Change the Number in WhatsApp? Lose the Contacts?

Most of us already are quite familiar with the WhatsApp on the mobile phone. Its use is very simple: you download the app from the Play Store or the App Store, enter your phone number, confirm your phone and then you can pass to exchange messages with your contacts over the internet mobile or wireless device.It is possible to make voice calls and exchange audio messages through WhatsApp also.

Change Number in WhatsApp: Gives Any Problem?

Let’s say that you have changed mobile number and decided to go on to use another SIM card in your phone. In Brazil this has become more rare, with the rules for the portability of the mobile phone number, but there are still situations that may occur in the exchange of the number. People who want to get rid of an old life, someone who wants to start a new life, who is going abroad and want to use a SIM card from the carrier out there (much cheaper than international calls, by the way). In these situations all, how is your WhatsApp?

If you do not change the settings of the application, you will be without to receive messages and updates from your contacts. After all, WhatsApp is linked to your old number and not to your current number. Will not give any problem to make the change, just follow some basic steps, but let’s clarify some doubts before.

If I Change the Number of WhatsApp Will I Lose My Conversations?

Not. All of the current settings of WhatsApp will be maintained in the same way that the settings for the old number.

Change Number WhatsApp Will I Lose My Contacts?

Also not. Only the number of WhatsApp linked to your account is that will be modified..

Sign in to WhatsApp with Other Number

Open WhatsApp and tap the icon of three dots in the upper right corner. Choose Settings and on the next screen, select account. Select change number, and then tap next in the upper right corner of the screen. Type the number of your old phone and then the number of your new phone by clicking on finish to save the information.

He saw how simple it is? Do not forget to protect your cell phone against spies and hackers, or their information provided on applications such as WhatsApp can still be intercepted.

Had some problem in the exchange of number or there is okay? Leave in the comments your questions and suggestions!