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WhatsApp to stop working on Windows Phones from 1st january


WhatsApp is the most famous instant messaging platform. The IM is owned by social media giant Facebook. The app has recently added the Call waiting feature for Android devices. Whatsapp recently announced that the app will stop working on some devices.

Here is the list of all the operating systems that will not support WhatsApp from next year:

-Android versions 2.3.7 and older

-iOS 8 and older

-All Windows OS phones from 31 December 2019

WhatsApp also listed the operating systems that the app supports and recommends users to use the following updated devices:

-Android running OS 4.0.3+

-iPhone running iOS 9+

-Selected phones running KaiOS 2.5.1+, including JioPhone and JioPhone 2

Windows Phones users have an option to save their chats before WhatsApp stops supporting their devices. Here is how you can export your chats:

  • Go to settings
  • Tap on Chats
  • Go to Chat History
  • Tap on “Export Chat”

from there you can export chat

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