How to change WhatsApp status on android

If you are WhatsApp user and know how to change WhatsApp status on android devices so it takes few minutes to change WahtsApp status. But if you have new android devices or don’t have WhatsApp application, you can check the latest version in the app store. After install WhatsApp messaging app, you can change current WhatsApp status, add your profile picture and name. In all android devices, by default set current WhatsApp status & you can also select or change WhatsApp status on android device from default status including available, busy, at school, at the movies, at work and more.

This complete guide of how to change WhatsApp status on android is perfect works on latest android lollipop (5.1.1) devices such as Samsung Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, HTC Desire and other latest devices.


It’s quite simple to change WhatsApp status on android. You can easily change your current WhatsApp status on your android mobile using below given steps.

Simple steps for “How to change WhatsApp status on android: Lollipop (5.1.1)

Step 1: Go to “Apps”

Step 2: Open “WhatsApp”

Tap On Menu Option in right Side Corner

Step 3: In the right side corner click on the “Menu” option

Change WhatsApp status on android

Step 4: Tap on “Status”

You can select your new status from default WhatsApp status.

Delete all Default WhatsApp status on android

If you want to delete all the default status than tap on the top right corner option in status section and delete all & also select one by one to delete status individually from your device.

How to change WhatsApp status on android

Step 5: To create new personal status tap on “Pencil icon” or “Your Current Status”

Add New WhatsApp status on android lollipop

Step 6: Enter your personal status or add new status and Press “OK”

You can also change font size for WhatsApp chat screen using below steps

Open WhatsApp > Settings > Chats and Calls > Font Size

Above you can see perfect tips for change WhatsApp status on android lollipop (5.1.1) devices. If you have any trouble when follow above steps then please comment below.

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