How To Use Multiple WhatsApp Accounts From One Smartphone

    Wouldn't it be fun if you can use Whatsapp from multiple accounts from just one device?

    How To Use Multiple WhatsApp Accounts From One Smartphone

    That's possible. Yes, you heard it right. If you run dual SIM in your Android smartphones, you might be willing to enjoy two separate WhatsApp account for your two different telephone numbers on your smartphone. This is what all of us desire.

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    However, there are limitations to this functionality. WhatsApp users can not use more than one WhatsApp account on their mobile devices.

    But do not worry, we've found out how you can do so. And the best part is you do not need to root your phone either.

    A simple App called OGWhatsapp can do the trick for you. OGWhatsApp is an Android app that allows you to use two separate WhatsApp accounts on your single Android device without any need to root your Android device.

    How To Use Multiple WhatsApp Accounts From One Smartphone

    While running your normal WhatsApp account on your smartphone, you can follow some simple steps in order to run a different WhatsApp account on the OGWhatsApp.

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    Just follow the steps written below.

    Step 1: Take a complete backup of your WhatsApp data and restore it.

    Step 2: Delete all the WhatsApp data by going to Settings>apps>WhatsApp>Clear Data.

    Step 3: Rename the /sdcard/WhatsApp directory to /sdcard/OGWhatsApp. You can use any file manager for Android to do this task, or from Windows.

    Step 4: Uninstall your original WhatsApp app from your Android device.

    Step 5: Now install OGWhatsApp in your Android smartphone.

    Step 6: Once installed, remember to verify your old number that was previously registered with the original WhatsApp to OGWhatsApp. That is it.

    Step 7: Now re-install the official WhatsApp for your other number from the play store.


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