How To Lock Your WhatsApp?
Many of users want to have privacy in using their social medias such as WhatsApp. You may be one of them and you may want a possibility to lock your WhatsApp. So here we have provided ways for you to lock your WhatsApp in both Android operating system and iOS operating system.
You can use the application Messenger and Chat Lock which is available on Play Store for free to lock your WhatsApp. You can see steps for using this application:
- On opening, you will need to set a passcode which will be used as the passcode for apps in order to open them.
- After you set the password, a screen will be shown to you. In this screen you can lock the apps you desire. All apps are unlocked by default.
- Toggle the button to On for WhatsApp.
Got it? There you go! The next time you open your WhatsApp after doing this it will ask for a password. That’s all.
Unfortunately, there is no direct way to lock WhatsApp on iPhone. That said, you can always use workarounds similar to what the following app named Password for WhatsApp Messages provides. It will make a copy of your WhatsApp messages, photos & videos and then lock them with a password. You can get this app from the App Store for $0.99.
If you have a jailbroken iPhone then you’re in luck. There’s a ConvoProtect tweak available on Cydia store for $2. This tweak is just what you need to use to protect your chats from someone else reading it.
Hopefully, these methods allowed you to lock your WhatsApp on Android or iPhone. If you know about better apps for Android or any free app to lock your chat on iPhone please share via the comments section. Moreover, in previous articles we have talked about hiding your Whatsapp chats which may also be useful for you.