How to update WhatsApp
We encourage you to always use the most up to date version of WhatsApp. Latest versions contain the newest features and bug fixes.
Note: When registering your phone number, you’ll need to use the latest version of WhatsApp, otherwise your registration might fail.
Before updating the app, make sure to back up your chats. Learn how to save your chat history.
You can easily update WhatsApp from your phone’s app store:
Find WhatsApp Messenger in the Google Play Store, then tap Update.
Find WhatsApp Messenger in the Apple App Store, then tap UPDATE.
Press JioStore or Store on the apps menu. Scroll to the side to select Social, then select WhatsApp. Press OK or SELECT > UPDATE.
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