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How to lock and secure WhatsApp on iPhone

Apple Face ID and Touch ID can be used for a number of purposes, not jut unlocking your iPhone or authorizing an Apple Pay payment

Several app request Face ID or touch id authentication to grant access , even when your device is already unlocked . these apps include banking apps , various retail app like klarna , and you can set WhatsApp to as well .

To lock and secure WhatsApp on your iPhone so your face or fingerprint are required to see your WhatsApp chats even if your iPhone is already unlocked. follow these steps:

How to lock and secure WhatsApp on iPhone

  • open WhatsApp
  • click on the settings tab in the bottom right of the screen
  • tap on accont
  • open privacy
  • tap on screen lock
  • toggle require face id / require touch id on

select time duration for face id or touch id to be required

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when screen lock is activated, it is still possible to reply to messages from notifications and answer calls , but WhatsApp chats can’t be accessed without the registered face or fingerprint.

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