How do I manage my profile?

On WhatsApp Web, you can manage your profile and status the same way you could on your mobile device.

To change your profile picture and status

  1. Click on your current profile photo icon on the top left corner or click on the Menu icon and select Profile & status.
  2. To change your profile picture, hover over your profile photo and click on Change profile photo.
  3. To change your status, click on the Pencil icon to edit your status.

To view your contact’s profile

  1. Select the chat you wish to view.
  2. Click on the user’s name header on top of the chat.
  3. In Contact info section, you can:
    • View the user’s profile photo, status.
    • View and navigate to your groups with the user.

WhatsApp Support Team