WhatsApp is already a top-rated social media app used in over 109 countries as of present research. Today, even newer features such as WhatsApp profile pictures, statuses, and channels exist.
However, there has always been a limitation as to what you could save, from what you see on others’ status especially if they aren’t jpeg files. That video you so badly want to have for yourself is about to disappear after 24 hours and you don’t know ways to get it saved. Let’s save it up together!
#1. Using Xender
Follow the guides below to download WhatsApp Status with Xender:
- Install the latest version of Xender on your device.
- Open and navigate to the “Social” section, and tap on it.
- Select WhatsApp to view your viewed WhatsApp statuses.
- Choose the video or photo you want to save and tap “Save.”
Your WhatsApp video or photo has been saved successfully.
#2. Using Google Files
You can download WhatsApp status with Google Files by following the guides below:
- Install Google Files on your Android phone.
- Enable “Show hidden files” in the app settings.
- Navigate to Internal storage > WhatsApp > Media > Statuses.
- Select the status you want to download and save it to your desired location.
It is vital to note that these steps may vary from one Android device to another.
#3. Using Status Saver
Numerous third-party apps help you to download WhatsApp status, install and follow the guides below:
- Install Status Saver from the Play Store.
- View all the statuses you have seen within the app.
- Choose the image or video you wish to download and tap the Save icon.
Before you go…
By using apps like Xender, Google Files, or a dedicated Status Saver app, you can quickly download and save your favorite statuses for the future.
Can I download WhatsApp statuses without using third-party apps?
Yes, you can use Google Files, a built-in file manager app on Android phones. Enable the option to show hidden files in the app settings, and you will find the statuses in the “Statuses” folder.
Are there any risks associated with using third-party apps to download WhatsApp statuses?
Some apps may contain ads or require unnecessary permissions that could compromise user privacy or security.
Can I download WhatsApp statuses on an iPhone using similar methods?
Due to iOS restrictions, downloading WhatsApp statuses directly to your iPhone is impossible. Alternatively, you can use third-party apps to download WhatsApp statuses.
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