How to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android

Recently WhatsApp is most used messaging apps than any other chat apps on social media sites. One of the most advantages of WhatsApp is supported most of all latest OS smartphone including android 6.0 marshmallow, iPhone, blackberry, Nokia Lumia etc. Here you can see the complete guide of “how to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android phone and tablet”.

In daily routine, you have chat with several people on WhatsApp. You can create or add shortcut of WhatsApp important contacts or create shortcut of WhatsApp group on your android phone or tablet so you can directly chat with those people from your device home screen without open WhatsApp. In the latest android lollipop (5.1.1) devices such as Samsung Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus & S6 Edge, Google Nexus 7 / 9, HTC One M8 / M9 and upcoming marshmallow device, you can direct create shortcut of WhatsApp contact using WhatsApp contact settings.


It’s quite simple to add shortcut of WhatsApp individual contact or group contact on your android mobile or tablet. Follow below given steps to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android lollipop devices.

Check also this: How to use WhatsApp web on android phone or tablet

Simple steps of How to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android lollipop

Step 1: Open “WhatsApp” on your android lollipop device

Tap on WhatsApp contact profile

Step 2: Tap on any individual WhatsApp contact or contact profile want to add shortcut

Tap on the top right side corner

Step 3: Tap on top of the right side corner

Tap on More on WhatsApp contact

Step 4: Tap on “More”

How to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android

 

Step 5: Tap on “Add shortcut”

create shortcut of WhatsApp contact on android

Go to your home screen and see the WhatsApp contact shortcut. Now you can chat with this person directly from home screen.

Steps of “create shortcut of WhatsApp group” on android lollipop (5.1.1)

Open WhatsApp group > Tap on top right side corner > More > Add shortcut

Above you can see the perfect steps to add shortcut of WhatsApp contact on andorid. If you’re having problems implementing this, don’t hesitate to let me know on below comment box.

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