How do I add contacts to WhatsApp on my Jio Phone?

Its very simple. All the contacts already saved on your Jio Phone are automatically added to WhatsApp.


To add new contacts to WhatsApp follow the steps given below.

How do I add contacts to WhatsApp on my Jio Phone?

Step 1: Open WhatsApp

Once WhatsApp has been installed on your Jio Phone find WhatsApp in your app drawer in the same way you found the Jio Store.


Click on the WhatsApp icon as shown below to start the setup of WhatsApp.

Once WhatsApp is setup you will be taken to the Chats tab with all your live chats.

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Step 2: Add New Contact



To add a new contact to WhatsApp you need to click on the “Add New Contact” button in WhatsApp as shown below.


The "Add New Contact" button is hidden behind the "Options" button to the right of the screen.


Click the top right button on your Jio Phone to access the "Options" menu .


Clicking the "Add New Contact" button takes you to the contact page.

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Step 3: Add Contact Information

On the contact page input the name of the contact in the "First Name" and "Last Name" boxes.


Add the mobile number of the contact linked to her / his WhatsApp

Scroll down and press save to save your contact to WhatsApp

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Step 4: Finding the New Contact in WhatsApp 

To message your new contact on WhatsApp for the first time you need to first navigate to the Chats page


From here click on the Search button  to the top of the screen.


In the search bar type the name of the contact you want to message.


You can also scroll through the list below and find your contact in the list.


Once you start chatting with your contact your chat will be saved on the Chats tab so you won't need to all of the above again.

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Step 5 : Message New Contact

Once you have added a new contact on WhatsApp you can message them by clicking the "New Chat" button to the bottom of the Chats screen.


Here you can either search for the contact by clicking on the magnifying glass button to the top of the screen or by scrolling on the same page and finding the contact in the list of WhatsApp contacts.

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You just added and messaged your new contact on WhatsApp on your Jio Phone

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