How To Save WhatsApp Status- Images, Gif And Videos

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It’s no longer news that WhatsApp has “Status” feature which allows it’s users to share photos, videos, and GIFs which disappear automatically after 24 hours.

This feature has become popular amongst the users. The only constraint about this feature, is inability to save other user’s status. Some users saves image status by taking a screenshot. That may be okay but screenshots fail to keep the image in the same quality as it is on WhatsApp. How about the videos? How can you save them.

So the question is what is the best way to save the WhatsApp statuses? Let’s move on…

How To Save WhatsApp Status

There are two methods to copy or better say “save” WhatsApp statuses. They are:

  1. Manually
  2. Automatically ( by using a app)

Either way gets the job done accurately. Interesting, isn’t it.

Now, the first method which is done manually can be done by following these procedures:

  1. Firstly, view the status you want to save. This will create a temporary copy of the status.

  2. Locate your phone’s file manager.

  3. Open your WhatsApp folder.

  4. Go to media.

  5. Enable “show hidden files”

  6. Now click on “statuses”

  7. Copy the photos or videos you want to save.

  8. Paste them in another folder.

Bravo! You have successfully saved WhatsApp status. Very easy, isn’t it?

Here’s the summary of how to save WhatsApp status.

File manager > WhatsApp > Media > show hidden file > Statuses > copy and save.

Method 2


This can be achieved by using app. All you have to do is download the app from google play store. The downloaded app collects the statuses seen by you and displays them in an arranged manner.

Apps That saves WhatsApp Statuses.

  1. Status saver

  2. Latest status 2018

  3. Status downloaded

  4. Status saver: video and photo downloader

  5. Save Status for WhatzApp

  6. Status downloader- Images and videos from friends.

  7. Status save for WhatsApp 2018.

Follow this steps to get save WhatsApp status.

  1. Download any of the above apps

  2. Give the app access to your photos, media and files on your device

  3. View statuses on WhatsApp.

  4. Go to the app and select videos or images you want to save and click on save.

That’s it, that’s all. You have successfully saved WhatsApp statuses.

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