How To Delete WhatsApp Contact on Android

If you have blocked someone and want to delete WhatsApp contact of that person from your Android smartphone then this article is for you. Here, in this article, we have mentioned about how you can easily delete WhatsApp contact from your smartphone.Delete whatsapp contact on android

As you know that the WhatsApp is the most popular instant messaging platform and it can easily recognize your all contact from your phone’s phone book. In another word, your WhatsApp uses contacts of your phone’s phone book to create WhatsApp Contact list. So if you want to delete any contact from your WhatsApp contact list, then follow below-mentioned steps. Deleting contacts from WhatsApp contact list is quite simple and easy. As you know that the WhatsApp uses your Phone’s Phonebook contact to create their contact list. So if you want to delete WhatsApp contact, then you can also use your phone’s phonebook to delete WhatsApp contacts.

Deleting Whatsapp Contact

Step 1: Open the WhatsApp > “Contact” tab.

Step 2: Find & Select contact, which you want to delete from your WhatsApp contact list.

Step 3: Tap on the Contact then tap on the Name of contact at the top of chat screen . (This will open up Contact Profile Info.)

Step 4: Now, you have to tap on Three Dotted Menu button, which you can find on the top right side of WhatsApp screen

Step 5: After that, select “View in address book” option (This will open up your Phone’s phonebook)

Step 6: From the Phone’s Phonebook app, you can easily delete that contact from your smartphone. (As you delete other contacts from your smartphone’s phonebook)

Step 7: If you still see that contact number in your WhatsApp chat section, then open the WhatsApp on your smartphone and delete the conversation of that contact (As you delete other conversation on WhatsApp app)

Now you have deleted that selected contact from your WhatsApp account. We have also created a video guide to explain you better. Check out this video guide to learn more about how you can easily delete contact from your WhatsApp account in few easy steps.

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Last Updated On: November 8, 2017

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