Step by Step Guide to Download WhatsApp Status Video or Images

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Well everyone knows about WhatsApp, hardly we can think about anyone who does not know or used it. This messenger is the largest cross-platform messaging service used world wide. One of the most interesting features about WhatsApp messenger is that it lets users share photos, videos, and GIFs which disappear automatically after 24 hours. The feature was initially called a “clone” of Snapchat Stories by users and experts worldwide.

You might have also seen many interesting photos, videos, and GIFs shares by your closed as their status, but have ever though about download the same without asking them to send to you. Well this trick will help you to learn the steps involved in downloading WhatsApp Status.

About WhatsApp:
WhatsApp Messenger, or simply WhatsApp, is an American freeware, cross-platform messaging and Voice over IP (VoIP) service owned by Facebook, Inc. It allows users to send text messages and voice messages, make voice and video calls, and share images, documents, user locations, and other media. WhatsApp’s client application runs on mobile devices but is also accessible from desktop computers, as long as the user’s mobile device remains connected to the Internet while they use the desktop app. The service requires users to provide a standard cellular mobile number for registering with the service.

You can download the status manually or using some other app which can be easily downloaded from the Google Play Store. if you want to download the status manually you will need to view the status which you want to save. This will make a temporary copy of the same on the phone’s storage.

Step to Download WhatsApp Status Manually:
Step 1:
You will need to download Google Files on your android smartphone

Step 2:
After downloading open it and tap on the menu icon at the top left corner in the app

Step 3:
Select “Settings” and turn on the toggle in front of “show hidden files”

Step 4:
Go to File manager of your device

Step 5:
Internal storage> WhatsApp> Media> Statuses

Step 6:
In the Status folder, all the status that you have viewed will show in the folder, tap on the desired image or video

Step 7:
Long press on the selected item and save it to your desired location for example camera, WhatsApp images, downloads and so on.

Step to Download WhatsApp Status Using Other App:
In this trick you will need to download a dedicated app from the playstore which can be used to automatically collect the statuses which you have seen and show them in an organized manner. There are many such app, in this trick we will be using an app known as Status Saver

Step 1.
Open WhatsApp and view the statuses which you need to save/ download.

Step 2.
Open Play Store on your Android and install – Status Saver.

Step 3:
Allow the app to access photos, media and files on your device. Because that’s how the app will read the storage to collect WhatsApp Status images.

Step 4:
Select the images or videos which you want to save and tap on the Save icon.
Images or videos which you save will be stored to the internal storage of your phone.