- Notice of Non-Affiliation and Disclaimer
- Known issues
Notice of Non-Affiliation and Disclaimer
Portapps is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with WhatsApp™, or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates.
The official WhatsApp™ website can be found at https://www.whatsapp.com.
The name WhatsApp™ as well as related names, marks, emblems and images are registered trademarks of their respective owners.
WhatsApp™ portable app made with Portapps.
A cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS.
Download and install the latest portable setup where you want then run
If you have already installed WhatsApp™ from the original setup, move the following files :
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 :
app: cleanup: true
cleanup: Cleanup leftover folders (default
Here is the list of known issues with this portapp:
JavasScript must be enabled to allow the generation of dynamic download links.
Otherwise you can download directly from the releases page on GitHub.