Send WhatsApp Message Without Saving Phone Number In Contact List – Know How

WhatsApp messages can be sent to anyone without also saving the person’s number in your phone’s contact list. This can be done through the click to chat feature.

There are instances when you need to message someone via WhatsApp whose number is not saved in your phone’s contact list. In such cases, you usually need to record the same number of unknown people. But did you know that you can send WhatsApp messages and chat with people without saving their number in your phone’s contact list? Well you can do it. You might want to reach out to a business or service contact for a one-time conversation, and adding the number to your phone book could lead to clutter. In such situations, you can use the click to chat feature of WhatsApp to start a conversation.

As long as you know the person’s phone number and they have an active WhatsApp account, you can create a link that will allow you to start a conversation with them. Clicking on the link automatically opens a WhatsApp conversation with the person. It can be noted that WhatsApp click to chat works both on your phone and on WhatsApp Web. Here are some ways to start a WhatsApp chat without adding a phone number as a contact.

Create your own link

Use where the is a full telephone number in international format. Omit zeros, brackets, or dashes when adding the phone number in international format.



Do not use:

Create your own link with a pre-filled message

The pre-filled message will automatically appear in the text field of a chat. Use where the Whatsapp phone number is a full international formatted phone number and the URL encoded text is the URL encoded pre-filled message.


To create a link with just a pre-populated message, use


After clicking on the link, a list of contacts to whom you can send your message will be displayed.

Also, WhatsApp users may know that the process of creating your own link to chat is the same for Android and iPhone.

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