May 11, 2018

How to save/download whatsapp status.

Step 1: In the first method you’ll need a file Explorer to download or save whatsapp status. You can download ES file manager from play-store. In my case i used file manager.
Step 2: Turn on your internet and open your Whatsapp mobile application. Go to status tab and view all whatsapp status you need to download The photos or videos you view in WhatsApp status are automatically downloaded in WhatsApp’s cache.

Step 3: Open your file Explorer or File Manager you downloaded in the first step . Go to settings, under the settings tab you’ll see an option called show hidden files and then select & enable show hidden files .Some file managers have the settings menu as three vertical dots on the left bottom corner.
step 4: Then navigate to the home screen of your file manager . You’ll see all the the different folders created by different apps and games on your smartphone. Keep scrolling down and then tap on the folder named: Whatsapp > Media > .statuses. The .Statuses folder is a hidden folder which generally isn’t visible. A reason why we asked you to enable hidden files in the previous step.
There you can see all your WhatsApp contact’s Status. It’s under this hidden folder ./status all your whatsapp status images/ videos are saved temporarily .

Simply Copy/Move that File and Place in another folder

That’s it ! You have downloaded your friend’s WhatsApp status Video/Picture

If you didn’t find this helpful don’t worry, we have you covered in the next methods .

However, do keep in mind that only those photos and videos will appear in this ./status folder that you have already viewed from within WhatsApp. And, they will also disappear from this folder automatically after 24 hours of being posted.

To save WhatsApp Status photo or video on your smartphone, you simply have to select any photo or video, tap on ‘Copy‘, and then paste it in folder that’s created in a different location, and then, you will have it on your smartphone even after 24 hours from when they were posted by your friend.