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How to Add WhatsApp Chat Shortcut to Android Home Screen

​You can add the shortcut of a WhatsApp chat (individual or group) to the home screen of your Android device and here is how:

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    ​Open WhatsApp.
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    In the "Chats" screen, tap the chat you want. In case, if you don't have a chat for the contact you prefer in the "Chats" screen, then tap on "New chat" icon at the bottom and then tap on the contact you prefer.
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    Now, tap Overflow Menu (three vertical dots) at the top.
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    Tap "More" and then tap "Add shortcut."
Add shortcut option

​That is all. Now, you can see that the chat shortcut is added to the home screen of your Android device.

WhatsApp chat shortcut on the home screen

Tap on it to open the chat directly.

Note: if you wish, you can change name and icon of the chat shortcut. Also, note that you can remove the shortcut at any time you want.

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