How to download and save a WhatsApp profile picture

This tutorial will show you step by step how to download and save a WhatsApp profile picture on an Android, Windows Phone 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile phone.

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How to download and save a WhatsApp profile picture on Android

Works for all Android phones, such as the Samsung Galaxy, LG, Lenovo, HTC, Sony Xperia, Huawei, and other brands and types.

1. Open WhatsApp.

2. Open your contacts list.

3. Tap on the contact's name to open a chat screen.

4. Tap on your contact's name at the top of the chat screen.

5. Tap on your contact's profile picture.

6. Tap on the share icon (share) icon at the top right of the screen.

7. Tap on Save to Gallery.

WhatsApp will save the profile picture to your phone.

You can find the profile photo in the WhatsApp Profile Photos album.

How to download and save a WhatsApp profile picture on a Windows Phone

Works for all Windows Phone 8, 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile phones, such as the Nokia and Microsoft Lumia.

1. Open WhatsApp.

2. Open your contacts list.

3. Long press (tap and hold) on the contact's name.

4. Tap on contact info from the pop-up menu.

Note: If you don't have this option, then you will need to open a chat screen with the contact and tap on his or her name at the top of the chat window.

5. Tap on your contact's profile picture.

6. Tap on the save icon (save) icon at the bottom.

WhatsApp will save the profile picture to your phone.

You can find the profile photo in the WhatsApp album.