Create a Group With a Photo in WhatsApp Using Microsoft Lumia 535

Edited by Thor, Rushell, Jen M

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to create a group and add a photo to that group when using the WhatsApp messaging application on a Microsoft Lumia 535.


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Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Swipe the lock screen up from the bottom to enter the home screen
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    Locate the WhatsApp tile if it is pinned to your home screen
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    The tile has an image on it of a white phone inside a speech bubble.
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    If WhatsApp has not been pinned to your home screen, swipe across the screen from right to left to open the App menu
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    Scroll to find the application.
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    Tap on WhatsApp to open it
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    Next, swipe across the screen and continue to scroll until you get to the chats screen
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    Now, tap the right icon on the bottom of the screen
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    It has an image of a group of people on it. This will allow us to create a new group.
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    Tap the text box below Group subject and type in a subject
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    You can also add an emoticon by pressing on the smiley face at the end of the text box. For our demonstration, we'll put Football as the group subject.
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    Now, to add a photo, press the blue square where it says add photo
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    This square is located just to the left of Group subject.
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    From here, we can either take a photo now, choose a photo from one of our albums, or search the web for an image
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    Let's search the web, so press on that option at the bottom
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    We'll search for Football, so type that in if it is not already there
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    Tap the right-facing arrow at the bottom right corner of the screen to begin the search
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    There are a variety of images available for football
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    Most of these are images represent the American football, but I'm going to choose this one
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    It's what people in America would probably call a soccer ball.
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    Adjust the image as desired
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    If the image was bigger, it could be moved around by holding and dragging it along the screen.
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    When you're happy with the image, press the check mark below the image at the bottom of the screen
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    Now, the corresponding photo appears to the left of the group subject name
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    To proceed, press the right-facing arrow at the bottom of the screen
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    The next thing to do is add participants
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    One way to do this is to type a name into the text box at the top.
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    We can also tap on add participants
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    Doing that will bring up a list of people we have chatted with that we can add to our group.
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    Press on a contact name or number to add that person to your group
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    We can add more if needed.
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    As soon as you are happy with the participants you have chosen, tap the check mark at the bottom of the screen
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    Now, the new group has been created
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    The message at the bottom says, "You created group Football." All messages that typed in here will be sent to everybody in the group.
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    The names of people in the group are displayed at the top left
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    You can now proceed and send messages as you would normally.
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    You can add attachments to messages by tapping on the paperclip at the bottom of the screen
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    You can also add emoticons by pressing the smiley face
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to create a group and add a photo to that group when using the WhatsApp messaging application on a Microsoft Lumia 535
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    If you have any questions or suggestions about this video or about the application itself, then please leave them in the comment section below.
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