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How to change your WhatsApp number without losing your data on Android

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Do you want to change your old WhatsApp mobile number to a new one?
Don’t worry! Here in this post, I’m going to teach you step by step to change your old WhatsApp mobile number to a new one. 
In this number changing process, you don’t lose any old data (chat, contacts & groups) and you can also able to notify your contacts about the change.
This WhatsApp feature is helpful when you lose your old phone number or even want to change your WhatsApp number for anyhow reason without losing important chats, contacts & Groups.
Let’s discuss the topic…

How to change WhatsApp Number?

Follow all the steps correctly mentioned below to change your old WhatsApp number to the new one. 

Step1: Open the WhatsApp application on your device and click on the three dots in the top-right corner. After that select the Settings option.

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Step2: Click the Account option at the top of the options column, then click on the Change number option.
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Step3: Now before you click on the Next button make sure that you are able to receive SMS or calls at your new mobile number.

Step4: Here enter first your old phone number with country code and then new phone number with the country code. Now click on the Next button.
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Step5: Remember to check the Notify contacts option and select an option that suitable for you, then WhatsApp will automatically notify your contacts about your new number. Now simply click on the Done button.

A six-digit verification code will be sent to your new mobile number, it will auto-varified by the WhatsApp app. After all, done a popup successfully changed message will be displayed.

That’s done.

Also read, How to enable Dark mode in WhatsApp

I hope this post will be helpful for you if do then, help your friends also by sharing this on the social platform – Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, etc. Also, feel free to ask us for this kind of help in the comment section below. 

Pranjyoti Patgiri
Hi, myself Pranjyoti Patgiri founder and fountainhead of PatgiriDigital. A passionate Blogger who like to share tech guide, online money making tips, best gadgets, deals & offers, etc on this Blog.
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