How to change contact name whatsapp android

WhatsApp is the one of the best way to connect with your friends or family and share media files including photos, videos, audio and other files. Edit or change contact name WhatsApp android phone or tablet devices. It’s simple to change contact name on WhatsApp android lollipop (5.1.1) device using WhatsApp settings menu. Also change contact name using your phone book list. Whatever change on your phone book contact name, you can see that name on WhatsApp contact.

You can also add short cut of WhatsApp contact on your android lollipop, KitKat and other device to chat with that person from your android phone or tablet home screen without open WhatsApp. Follow below given instruction to change contact name WhatsApp android lollipop device such as Samsung galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung galaxy S6 Edge & S6 edge plus and other latest android lollipop (5.1.1) device.


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Simple steps of: How to change contact name WhatsApp android phone or tablet

Step 1: Open “WhatsApp app” on your android lollipop (5.1.1) and other devices

Click on three vertical dots in WhatsApp

Step 2: Tap on “three vertical dots” from the top of the right side corner

Click on settings on WhatsApp

Step 3: Click on “Settings” menu

You can see the screen of your WhatsApp account profile with details of WhatsApp status and phone number

WhatsApp profile details on android

Step 4: Tap on your “WhatsApp name”

How to change contact name whatsapp android

Step 5: Click on “Pencil” icon in front of your WhatsApp account name

Step 6: Edit or change contact name WhatsApp android phone or tablet device

change contact name whatsapp android lollipop

Step 7: Press “OK” to change your WhatsApp username

That’s it.

Above you can see the simple process to change contact name WhatsApp android phone or tablet device. Did you find the above steps helpful? Don’t hesitate to let me know on below comment box, would be a pleasure to help you. Connect with us for daily latest technology updates!!

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