How to change the WhatsApp wallpaper for one or all chats

How to change the WhatsApp wallpaper for one or all chats

WhatsApp offers its users the ability to customize chat backgrounds, all at once or chat by chat. Whether you want to change your wallpaper for a functional purpose (a plain background to make messages easier to read) or for aesthetic purposes (a festive wallpaper in a group chat for party planning), it can be done in a few steps.

Here’s how to change the WhatsApp wallpaper for all chats and specific chats on both iPhone and Android.

How to change WhatsApp wallpaper for all chats

1. Open WhatsApp. If you have an iPhone, tap the tab Settings at the bottom right of the screen. If you have an Android, tap i three vertical points in the upper-right corner of the screen, then tap Settings .

2. Touch Cats .

Screenshot of the WhatsApp Settings section with chats highlighted

3. Touch Chat background .

Screenshot of the Chat Settings section of WhatsApp with the chat background highlighted

4. Touch to choose a wallpaper from the list of options or upload a photo from your phone.

5. On the page Preview touch Cancel to continue browsing or Tax to choose the wallpaper as the background for all chats.

Screenshot of a wallpaper preview page in WhatsApp

How to change the WhatsApp wallpaper for a specific chat

You can further customize your WhatsApp experience with different backgrounds for different chats.

On Android:

1. In WhatsApp, open the chat whose wallpaper you want to change.

2. At the top of the chat, tap the three dots icon . Touch Background .

3. Touch to choose a wallpaper from the list of options or upload a photo from your phone.

On iPhone:

1. In WhatsApp, open the chat whose wallpaper you want to change.

2. At the top of the chat, tap the group name.

Screenshot of a WhatsApp chat with the group name highlighted

3. Touch Background and sounds .

Screenshot of the Group Info page of a WhatsApp chat with highlighted backgrounds and sounds

4. Touch to choose a wallpaper from the list of options or upload a photo from your phone.

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