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How To Change Your WhatsApp Wallpaper

You probaly already know how to change the wallpaper on your Home Screen, but changing the wallpaper for your WhatsApp chat is a different story. The possibility to change the wallpaper for your WhatsApp Chat is hidden in the Settings. Follow our guide to use your photos as wallpaper or simply change to a different picture provided by WhatsApp.

Exchange Wallpaper for WhatsApp Chat

Settings → Chats → Chat Wallpaper → choose “Wallpaper Libary”, “Solid Colors” or “Photos”

Depending on your choice of wallpaper you either get wallpapers optimized as a WhatsApp wallpaper or you choose a photo from your “Camera Roll” or a folder. To use a photo you tap on “Photos” and see a list of all your folders. After choosing a photo, you will see a preview. Photos taken in upright format can be used as wallpaper without any hassle. Just tap “Set” once you are happy and you have a new wallpaper.

Change Wallpaper for one contact

So far there is no option to change the wallpaper for indivdual contacts. But we will keep you up to date.

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