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WhatsApp™ portable app made with Portapps.
A cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.

Latest version 2.2134.10
Internal release 32
Last updated 2021/10/13
Maintainer CrazyMax
License Freeware


Download and install the latest portable setup where you want then run whatsapp-portable.exe.

If you have already installed WhatsApp™ from the original setup, move the following files :

  • %APPDATA%\WhatsApp\* to data

Then run whatsapp-portable.exe and remove WhatsApp™ from your computer.


For an upgrade, simply download and install the latest portable setup.



Here is what differs from the original release to ensure portability:

  • Following switches are passed to the process.
    • --user-data-dir=<data_path> : Directory where the Electron stores the user data. <data_path> is dynamically generated at launch.
  • Check for updates disabled


WhatsApp™ portable can be configured through the main YAML configuration file :

  cleanup: true
  • cleanup : Cleanup leftover folders (default false)

Known issues

Here is the list of known issues with this portapp:


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