Hello Readers, In this article i am going to share different methods to deactivate whatsapp account temporarily. Officially whatsapp doesn’t have any option to deactivate account, but don’t worry i have a solution. Nowadays Users are engaged in using social media, it can be time consuming.
During Exam times student may want to disable their whatsapp account to focus on studies. If you have got bored from whatsapp and not want to use, then you can temporarily disable your whatsapp account.
The main problem is How. After doing may whatsapp hacks and tricks, i found some working tricks to deactivate whatsapp account. So without wasting time lets start.
Steps to Deactivate Whatsapp Account Temporarily
- Open Whatsapp app.
- Backup Data and Media Files.
- Uninstall Whatsapp.
- To get your old account back, Install whatsapp and restore the backup.
This method works perfectly. There is not need to root your device. No need to install any new app. Remember to backup your data including media files (Images, Videos, Files etc).
If you don’t want to uninstall whatsapp then follow these steps to remove whatsapp account without uninstalling whatsapp from your device.
- Go to Settings
- Goto Storage
- Click on Whatsapp
- Clear all Cache and App Data
By doing this, it will remove all whatsapp app data and cached login credentials. It means your whatsapp account is not deleted, it’s just removed from your device.
To regain you account Open whatsapp and Create a new account using your mobile number. You will not lose any chat.
Temporarily Deactivate your whatsapp account using No Root Firewall
- Download and Install NoRoot Firewall.
- Open the app.
- Navigate to Apps Section.
- Scroll and Find Whatsapp.
- Restrict whatsapp from Internet Access.
Now whatsapp is not allowed to access internet, as you have blocked it. You have successfully temporarily deactivated whatsapp account.
This method works without root permission. If you have a rooted android device then you can use other popular Firewall apps to block whatsapp.
If you have any doubt just comment below.