WhatsApp introduced “WhatsApp Status”. This update allows users to publish (post) status as a photo, video. Unfortunately, if you like someone’s WhatsApp status, there is no option to save it to your smartphone. Fortunately, in this article, we will show you how to download WhatsApp status of your friends.
How to download WhatsApp statuses
Step 1: Download the latest version of WhatsApp with video call option and status if you do not have it yet.
Step 2: Open WhatsApp, navigate to the STATUS tab.
Step 3: View all the statuses you want to save on your smartphone.
Step 4: Download a file manager if you do not have it yet, here I will use ES File Explorer.
Step 5: Open ES Explorer, enable the “Show hidden files” option.
Step 6: Open your file explorer, Navigate to /sdcard/Whatsapp/Media/.Statuses. All the statuses of your contacts are in this folder. To save status in your gallery, simply copy it and paste it into another folder such as / sdcard / download /.
Step 7: Now you can open your gallery and you will see the photo or video you just copied. The photo or video is stored on your smartphone and will not erase after 24 hours.
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