Nothing complicated. if you went down WhatsApp in you smartphone to send messages to your friends, family, co-workers or other people, surely you will have noticed that you cannot change the green icon of this instant messaging application. However, on social networks, a trick that allows you to replace it with another of different colors has just gone viral. Thanks to this option, you can have the logo in a yellow tone for the New Year. Do you want to know how? Here we are going to teach you.
During the New Year celebrations it is quite common for some people to decide to wear yellow polo shirts, pants, dresses or underwear. This is because said color is related to good luck, so those who use it will attract money and prosperity in their lives.
Since the developers of WhatsApp have not included an option to change the icon to green color, users have to resort to a third-party application to achieve this. Unfortunately, the said app is only available to those with an Android device, but not an iOS one.
The application that you have to download is called Nova Launcher and it is quite well known, since it allows users of Samsung, Motorola, Xiaomi phones, among other brands, to customize the design of their screen. Currently, you can find it in the Play Store for free. Once installed, follow these steps:
How to change the green WhatsApp icon for a yellow one?
- Enter Nova Launcher and choose the new design that your screen will have
- Some apps will move places, you have to order them to your liking
- Go to WhatsApp and hold it for a few seconds
- An option will appear to modify the icon, not only the name, but also the icon
That would be all. Now just download from Google a yellow WhatsApp image and choose it instead of the green one. To make it look better, make sure that the photo has no background (transparent) and that it is in PNG format. Otherwise, it will have white edges, which will make it look unattractive.
Other WhatsApp tricks
How to put music in your states?
whatsapp is a apps of instant messaging used to share Photos, videos or perform video calls. But that’s not all, it also has a ‘status’ section that allows users to post messages for 24 hours.
Thanks to a ‘trick’ shared by a user of Youtubewe will be able to place in the WhatsApp states our songs favourites. If you want to know how to do it, then feel free to review the following video that is causing a stir on the networks.
WhatsApp: so you can send giant emojis in your conversations
Unlike stickers, emoji WhatsApp are smaller and come pre-installed with the instant messaging application. You may not know it, but there is a method that allows you to enlarge them and use them in your chats. Do you want to know?
This secret trick is available to all users, no matter if they have a phone Android either iphone. If you want to try it to surprise your friends, all you have to do is follow these simple steps:
See WhatsApp statuses without your contacts knowing
Do you want to see any WhatsApp story without being discovered? In the application there is a simple trick that will allow us to spy on the states of your friends or partner without them knowing and it works both for Android as for iphone.
Very few users know this, but to achieve this it will not be necessary to install any additional application, you just have to enter WhatsApp and then Settings < Account < Privacy. There disable the read confirmation.
How to put videos in your states?
If you usually share WhatsApp statuses, but you only post photos, then you will be interested to know that there is a secret trick with which you can post small videos which will be visible for 24 hours, then they will be automatically deleted.
If you want to know this secret trick and leave all your WhatsApp contacts speechless, then all you have to do is follow the steps shown in the following videowhich has thousands of views on Youtube.
How to stop receiving WhatsApp notifications?
The vacation mode changed its name weeks before being implemented in the official versions of WhatsApp; however, its operation is identical to what was planned from the beginning: allow the user to block notifications only from some specific conversations.
The function changed its name to something more precise: keep chats archived, so that once we send any conversation, be it group or individual, to that section, it will remain there even if we receive new messages.