Wanna Disable New WhatsApp Status Feature, We'll Tell You How

This Trick Works Only With Rooted Android Devices

This post is for those who are not liking the new WhatsApp Status Feature, so here are some steps you need to follow to disable the new WhatsApp Status Feature:


  1. The Device Must Be Rooted(How To Root Your Device – Full Tutorial, Click Here)
  2. You Need a Root File Explorer, One of the Root File Explorer is “ES File Explorer“.

Now The Steps:-

  1. Force Stop Your WhatsApp before going forward
  2. From Your Root File Explorer, open the file” /data/data/com.whatsapp/shared_prefs/com.whatsapp_preferences.xml “
  3. Find something like this: “status_mode” and change its value from “1” and to “0”.
    <int name=”status_mode” value=”1″/>
    <int name=”status_mode” value=”0″/>
  4. Now, Launch Your WhatsApp, You’ll See The Difference.

If you want to learn about new WhatsApp Features, click here.

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