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[Tutorial] How to resolve 'This WhatsApp version became obsolete' issue?

2018-01-13 13:38:09
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Hello, Mi Fans!
If you are facing 'This WhatsApp version became obsolete' error as shown in the below screenshot, follow these simple steps to resolve the issue:



How to resolve 'This WhatsApp version became obsolete' issue?
  • Open pre-installed Mi Store App named 'Apps' on your phone
  • Search for ‘WhatsApp’ in search bar, located on top
  • Click ‘Update’ button

Your WhatsApp should work normally now.



You can also go to ‘Tools - App Update' in 'Apps' store and press ‘Update all’, which should update all the apps and resolve the issue.


Alternatively, you can back up your chats through WhatsApp settings - chat - chat backup, uninstall the app and then go to www.whatsapp.com/android, download and install the latest package, which should resolve your issue.

Let us know your feedback in the comments below.

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Mi Community Helper

Shairuddin | from MI MAX 2

#1

Thanks For Sharing With Us
2018-01-13 13:41:01

MIUI beta tester

luvxiaomi | from Redmi 3S

#2

Thanks this is very useful.
2018-01-13 13:43:38

Techie Team

meetgour | from Redmi Y1

#3

Thanks for sharing
2018-01-13 13:44:12

Bunny Pro

Kumarjeet 1641554309 | from Redmi Note 4

#4

Thanks for sharing but I am a beta tester of whatsapp using whatsapp Beta version
2018-01-13 13:47:00

MIUI beta tester

lavnidhi | from mobile

#5

Good to see even weekend late night solutions. Thanks for this.
2018-01-13 14:00:26
Proud Mi Fan
Thanks for guide to fix the issue , hope this helps the Mi fans who are facing the error.
2018-01-13 14:02:56
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Device team

owasim | from Redmi 3S

#7

a much needed fix for the user's.
thanks for sharing with us it will help many
2018-01-13 14:15:03

Bunny Pro

Rijula M. Banerjee | from Redmi Note 4

#8

Just uninstall and open options. I had backup so I uninstalled and reinstalled WhatsApp. Now it's working fine
2018-01-13 14:16:28

Bunny Semi-pro

Saroj Sankar | from Redmi 4A

#9

Only after I Uninstall it n re-installed it the problem got solved
2018-01-13 14:16:44
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Akash19893 | from Mi A1

#10

Great. Thanx
2018-01-13 14:46:49
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