Whatsapp is the perfect tool for sending messages, photos, and videos to your friends. By default, WhatsApp is set to save pictures and videos to your android phone. It consumes your mobile data and unnecessarily fills the storage on your phone. In this manual, we will show you how to stop WhatsApp saving pictures and videos to your Android phone.
How to stop WhatsApp saving pictures to Android phone:
- Open WhatsApp
- Select More
- Go to Settings
- Select Data and storage usage
- Now you can see under Media auto-download three setting options – When using mobile data; When connected on Wi-Fi; and When roaming.
- Tap on each of these options and uncheck the boxes beside Photos, Audio, Videos and Documents. Tap OK
If you want to save some mobile data during a WhatsApp call, check also the box next to the Low data usage