How to Change Group Admin in WhatsApp Android

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Here’s how to change WhatsApp group admin on Android devices. Admin can add up to 100 participants in one group and chat with at once. Only group admin can remove or add new participants in WhatsApp existing group. Only the WhatsApp group admin can add other participants as a group admin. Every WhatsApp group has one or more admins. If in the existing WhatsApp group admin leaves group then-new group admin set randomly from any of the group participants.

WhatsApp group chat is the best way to chat with friends and family without any pay. You can share an unlimited number of audio, videos, photo, and other information with your WhatsApp contacts or group. One of the biggest advantages of WhatsApp is its support almost all OS including Android, iOS, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, etc. It’s quite easy to change WhatsApp group admin on android phones and tablets. Follow the below-given steps to change WhatsApp group admin on Android devices.

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How to Change WhatsApp Group Admin on Android

Step 1: Open WhatsApp on your Android phone or tablet.

WhatsApp Group Admin change using chat settings

Step 2: Tap on the Chats tab.

Step 3: Tap on any WhatsApp group wants to add a new group admin.

Open WhatsApp group settings to change admin

Step 4: Tap Three vertical dots (More) at the top right corner.

Edit group info on WhatsApp Android phone

Step 5: Choose Group info.

WhatsApp group settings to change Admin in WhatsApp Android

Step 6: Tap Group settings.

Here, you can see edit group info (Choose who can change this group’s subject, icon, and description), send messages (Choose who can send messages to this group), and Edit group admins.

Change group admin in WhatsApp Android

Step 7: Tap Edit group admins.

How to Change WhatsApp Group Admin on Android

Step 8: Tap any Participant and tap the Make group admin to add new admin on the WhatsApp group.

New group admin can easily remove the other WhatsApp group admin from group participants. That’s all. It’s easy to change or remove WhatsApp group admin from the existing group.

Alternative Way: Open WhatsApp app > Chats > Tap Group name > Tap Group profile name > Scroll down and tap & hold the participants to make a group admin

How to Remove WhatsApp Admin on Android

How to Remove WhatsApp Admin on Android

Open WhatsApp app > Chats > Tap Group name > Tap Group profile name > Scroll down and tap & hold any group admin you want to remove > Dismiss as admin

How to Stop Auto Download Group Media From Phone’s Gallery on Android

If your android device has limited storage, you can stop automatically downloaded media photos & videos from your phone’s gallery. By default show, newly downloaded media from a group chat in your phone internal storage. You can stop this automatically downloaded photos & videos from WhatsApp using the below settings.

Stop Auto Download Group Media From Phone's Gallery on Android Devices

Open WhatsApp app > Chats > Tap Group name > Three vertical dots at upper right > Group info > Media visibility > Select “No” > OK

It will save storage and speed up your device performance also.

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