How to hack whatsapp account might be the most searched query about whatsApp in search engines. You know that WhatsApp is the most successful and popular messaging platform that has gained millions of users within a short span of time. Facebook has taken the ownership of Whatsapp mainly because of this reason. After the ownership change facebook has introduced many new awesome features that made it more secure and convenient than the previous versions. The recent feature updates that WhatsApp has introduced were video calling, end to end encryption etc. Even though whatsapp has got this much interesting options it has many loopholes that enable us to hack whatsapp account. You can read the below section to  know what are the methods to hack a whatsapp account to prank your friends so that you could leak their messages. This trick should only be used for educational purposes and not for other non-judicial purposes.

History of Whatsapp

WhatsApp Messenger is a proprietary, cross-platform, encrypted instant messaging client for smartphones. It uses the Internet to send text messages, documents, PDF files, GIF images, video, user location and audio messages to other users using standard cellular mobile numbers.

As of February 2016, WhatsApp had a user base of one billion, making it the most popular messaging application.

WhatsApp Inc., based in Mountain View, California, was acquired by Facebook Inc. on February 19, 2014, for approximately US$19.3 billion.


How to Hack Whatsapp Account?

Actually there are many different methods to hack your friends whatsapp account. There are the technical methods and simple hacks which you can try according to your wish. I will be explaining each and every trick in detail in the below section. Read the below section to understand how to implement those tricks successfully.

Simple whatsapp hacks

These tricks which i’m gonna discuss below are simple whatsapp tweaks using the features that has already included in whatsapp messenger but majority of the users don’t know. We are going to utilize these hidden features of whatsapp to implement this trick.

Access your friend’s whatsapp account

You might already be knowing about the whatsapp web feature. If not whatsapp web is the latest option to access your whatsapp account in your PC web browser or Whatsapp PC Application. This trick can also be misused (I used the word misused because accessing others whatsapp account is a violation of privacy policy.) to access your friends or relatives whatsapp account if you have got access to their smartphones.

1) How to hack whatsapp account using Whatsapp Web?

  • To implement this trick you must have the victim’s (the person you want to hack) mobile phone from which they are accessing whatsapp.
  • Get your victim’s whatsapp account.
  • Open Whatsapp Messenger from your victim’s phone and access the menu and find the option Whatsapp Web. (Don’t worry you need to get the phone only once.)


  • Now that you will get a camera with an option to scan QR Code.
  • Open from your PC’s web browser. Then you will get a QR Code on your monitor screen.


  • Align your victim’s mobile phone in such a way that the QR Code should be perfectly inside the square box.
  • Once it’s is done the QR Code will be automatically verified and you will be logged into your victim’s whatsapp account immediately in your whatsapp account.
  • Now keep the victim’s mobile phone from where you took it and start sending messages or change profile picture of your victim through your web browser.


  • You can instantly send and receive whatsapp messages from your victims account without his knowledge.
  • The method can be done without any extra application requirement.


  • Your victim should have an active internet connection in his mobile for this method to work.
  • The whatsapp web account will be automatically after certain period of time.

2) Unlock extra whatsapp features using GB Whatsapp

You might have heard about GB Whatsapp before. GB Whatsapp is an unofficial version of Whatsapp messenger that has many additional features which is not available in the normal whatsapp application that is loaded in the Google play store.

There are plenty of advanced features in GB Whatsapp which you will be amazed to know. Check out the features of GB Whatsapp below.

Features of GB Whatsapp

Privacy options

  • Hide Online Status
  • Hide Blue ticks
  • Hide Second tick etc
  • Hide Typing Status
  • Hide last seen

Anti ban and lock with password

Possibility to distinguish between collective messages and regular.

Inbuilt applock inside Settingds.

The ability to send video size of more than 80 MB instead of 16 MB

The possibility of sending 90 image at once instead of 10

More number of characters and symbolsr

Counter statistics for groups

Preview the media without downloading

The possibility to hide the name and the date when copying two or more.

Ability to copy case

The possibility of changing the program format, and change the program icon and notices.

Download GB Whatsapp for Android

Download GB Whatsapp v4.91 for Android

How to change theme in whatsapp


Now that you have installed GB Whatsapp in your android phone it’s time to customize whatsapp according to your wish. Access the enormous list of whatsapp themes and beautify your whatsapp account.

To access the themes list;

  • Go to Menu -> GB Settings -> Themes
  • Download your favorite theme from the list that appears. Restart the whatsapp application to get your theme successfully applied.

How to hide online status in whatsapp


  • Touch the menu button in GB Whatsapp and Choose Privacy -> Hide Online Status -> Hide for Contacts

This way you can hide your online status even if you are online in whatsapp.

How to hide blue ticks in whatsapp


Touch the menu button in GB Whatsapp and Choose Privacy -> Blue Ticks -> Hide for Contacts

Through hiding blue tick your recipient will not see blue ticks even if you read the message, they will not see the second tick also through this option.

Note: Please do not use the Hide Second Tick option because you will no longer receive messages if you hide that option.

How to hide writing status in whatsapp

  • Touch the menu button in GB Whatsapp and Choose Privacy -> Writing Status -> Hide for Contacts
  • Now your contacts will not see the Typing… status while you type any text.

There are many other privacy options available in GB Whatsapp which you can check after installation.

How to see who is online now in whatsapp

To see who all people are now online in whatsapp, enable the option called Contact Online Toast.

You can enable it by going to Menu -> GB Settings -> Main/Chats Screen -> Contact Online Toast -> Show Contact Online

Hack whatsapp account technically

Whatsapp account of your friends or some others can be hacked by following few methods. There are mainly two methods of accessing other’s whatsapp account.  We are giving you detailed information regarding the techniques for hacking or accessing one’’ whatsapp account. Follow the steps below to hack your friend’s whatsapp account.

Method 1:  MAC Spoofing

Media Access Control address (MAC address) is a 12-character unique identifier assigned to the network adapter of your WiFi device. A MAC address can be used to uniquely identify the smart phone of your friend whom you want to hack the Whatsapp account on the Internet or the local network.

If you want to access the whatsapp account of your friend, you need to find the MAC address of their account. Follow the below steps in order to hack your friend’s account.

Step 1: Uninstall Whatsapp Account from your device



  • Initially, you must uninstall your Whatsapp account from your device.
  • Don’t worry! Your account can be reinstalled and configured at the end of your Hacking process.
  • Be Careful! Make sure that your Whatsapp account on your mobile device is completely uninstalled successfully.

Step 2: Acquire the smart phone of the target (victim) that you wish to Hack

  • Get the mobile phone of the victim that you desire to access. Though it is little bit rugged, try to acquire the mobile phone of the victim.
  • The victim’s mobile phone will be essential at two variant steps throughout the hacking process.
  • Be cautious while using the victim’s phone. Don’t take much time and try to place it back before the victim starts to locate the device.

Step 3: Locate the MAC (Media Access Control) Address from the Target’s Phone


  • A MAC address is a 12-character unique identifier assigned to the mobile device which can be served as its online identity.
  • A MAC address varies from one device to other. So, find the platform of the smart phone that is used by the victim.
  • A MAC address consists of six pairs of digits that are separated by colons. For Example, it looks like (01:53:35:47:78: cb).
         Smartphone Platform: How to find MAC Address?
    Android : Settings >> About Phone >> Status >> Wi- Fi MAC address
    iPhone : Settings >> General >> About >> Wi-Fi Address.
    Windows Phone : Settings >> About >> More info >> MAC Address.
    BlackBerry : Options >> Device >> Device and Status Info >> WLAN MAC

Step 4: Find the MAC address of your own Mobile Phone


  • Get the MAC address of your Mobile device and save and ensure that you store it in a secure manner.
  • Again, you’ll require your MAC address to use your mobile device after completion of your hacking process.

Step 5: Alter [Spoof] your MAC address similar to the victim’s MAC address

  • Spoofing the MAC address allows your mobile device look similar as victim’s device.
  • By spoofing there is an advantage of letting you to persuade Whatsapp that you are logging into your own account.
  • But, truly you are trying to log in into the victim’s Whatsapp account.

Step 6: Install variant spoofing apps depending on the victim’s mobile device.
                   Device                         :               Spoofing App

   iPhone (or) other device     :           MacDaddy X or WifiSpoof.
–>Use this app to change your MAC address.
     Android                                     :           BusyBox, Terminal Emulator
–>Both these apps are available for free on Google Play.

  • In the terminal, type “ip link show” and you can view a list of interfaces.
  • Identify the one that has your MAC address.


Assume we’ll use the eth0 interface. In the terminal emulator, enter “ip link set eth0 address XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX” and “ip link set eth0 broadcast XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX”, where eth0 is the interface you identified and XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX is your target’s MAC address. In order to verify that you’ve changed your MAC address successfully, enter “ip link show eth0.”

Step 7: Re-Install and configure whatsapp account on your Device


  • After installing and configuring Whatsapp account on your device, you access the victim’s whatsapp account.
  • Enter the victim’s phone number so as to set up WhatsApp rather than your own.
  • This allows you to receive and send messages from the victim’s account.

Step 8: Attain Confirmation Code from the victim’s mobile phone


  • During the WhatsApp configuration process, confirmation code will be sent to the victim’s phone number.
  • Access the victim’s phone for the last time to acquire that verification code.
  • Enter it into WhatsApp that is on your phone.
  • Finally, you have successfully hacked the Whatsapp account of your target.
  • If you don’t wish the victim to detect about your spoofing, make sure to delete the confirmation code from their device.

Step 9: Change your MAC address as earlier after successfully accessing the victim’s mobile.


  • Similarly, repeat the instructions to change the MAC address, but you need to change it to your original address rather than the victim’s MAC address.
  • Now, your mobile will be restored to its original position and ensures that there are no future problems with Internet usage or connectivity issues.

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Method 2:  Spy Software

The easiest way of spying WhatsApp messages is to use a spy software program. In the current marketing trend, there are bounteous companies that are promoting WhatsApp spy programs. In spite of many companies, we must choose genuine spy apps that are trustworthy. One of the best software to spy on WhatsApp is mySpy which is well-known for its quality and it is one of the top-notch features. You will have to download and install the mySpy app onto the victim’s phone on which you want to access and monitor the WhatsApp messages. Make sure that you can keep the victim’s phone with you for few minutes.

1. Get permission to monitor victim’s phone


The spy apps that you use are very much essential and intended for the employees, parents, government officials in order to access or monitor the activities of subordinates, children and other . Before proceeding, make sure that the victim gives permission to access and monitor their mobile.

2. Select any SPY program or app

Various spy apps or programs are offered by various app providers. Study and analyse in order to find a best spy program that best suits your mobile device. You need to consider the following factors to select a genuine app.

  • Purpose of the app
  • Efficiency of the app
  • Whether it hides spy activity undetected from the victim

mySpy and Spymaster Pro are very good apps or programs that can be used to access other’s whatsapp account.

Step 3: Purchase and install best spy program


  • Buy a genuine app and install the app by following the on-screen instructions.
  • This app must be installed on your phone as well as the victim’s phone.

Step 4: Configure the app and initiate tracking

  • Follow the instructions so as to install the app and make sure that you complete all the settings properly so as to start the hacking process.
  • Now, you can receive all the conversation on the victim’s account. Successfully, you’ve accessed the whatsapp account of your friend or beloved ones.

These are some of the methods to hack whatsapp account. I will update this post once i get more interesting techniques and tricks on whatsapp. So keep visiting.

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