WhatsApp, one of the biggest Instant Messaging platforms available on the internet has in a bid to make its services better introduced the 24-hour-long status option for users.
However, several persons have been faced with the problem of liking some statuses without being able to save them on their devices. In case you fall into such category, here’s how to go about it without having to root your smartphone.
Method 1: Check the hidden Whatsapp Status Folder
To access this, you need to enter into the Statuses folder on your device as every status updates you’ve ever downloaded goes into this folder.
However, to access this “.Statuses” folder on your Android device, you need to unhide the folder to copy Whatsapp status.
To unhide statuses, follow these simple steps:
Step 1: My Files > Device Storage > Whatsapp > Media > .Statuses
Step 2: Unhide the folder by selecting the Show hidden files on the More option
Step 3: Proceed to save status images to gallery.
Method 2: Screenshot
This is one of the easiest ways to actually save statuses as it saves time and also saves you from tampering with your phone.
Method 3: Download Story Saver for Whatsapp
Step 1: Access the Google Play Store and Download ‘Story Saver for Whatsapp’ app. Proceed to install the app after downloading.
Step 2: Open the application and tap on recent stories.
Step 3: Select the Video/photo stories you want to download and click on the Download icon in top right corner