Close WhatsApp

How to close WhatsApp correctly

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, used by millions of people daily. However, there are times when it is necessary to close the application for a variety of reasons, such as saving battery, avoiding distractions or simply off for a while. In this article, we will show you how to close WhatsApp correctly on different devices.

Closing WhatsApp on the phone

Closing WhatsApp on the phone is a simple task and can be done in different ways, depending on the operating system of your device.

on Android

On Android, you can close WhatsApp in two ways:

  1. Pressing the “Back” button on your phone until you get out of the app completely;
  2. Accessing the recent application menu (usually pressing the square button or the “overall” button) and sliding WhatsApp up or to the side to close it.

No iPhone

At iPhone, the process is slightly different:

  1. Slide your finger up from the bottom of the screen to access the recent application menu;
  2. Find WhatsApp on the application list and slide it up to close it.

Closing WhatsApp on the computer

If you use WhatsApp Web or WhatsApp Desktop on your computer, you can also close the application simply.

No WhatsApp Web

on Whatsapp Web, just close the tab or browser window where whatsapp is open.

No WhatsApp Desktop

No WhatsApp Desktop, follow the steps below:

  1. Right -click the WhatsApp icon on the taskbar;
  2. Select the “close window” or “leave” option to end the app.

It is important to note that when closing WhatsApp, you will not be disconnected from your account. When opening the app again, you will be automatically logged in.

We hope this article has been useful for learning how to close WhatsApp correctly on different devices. If you have any questions, leave a comment below!

Scroll to Top