Send Contact Information in WhatsApp Chat on HTC One M8

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Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on top of the phone.
    Once the phone has been activated we will see the lock screen.
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    To unlock the phone, swipe the screen up.
    Once the phone has been unlocked we will see the home screen, and at the bottom we will see 5 icons. We now need to open the application folder.
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    We can do that by tapping the icon in the middle, at the bottom of the screen.
    There is a grid of white dots. This is the icon for the applications folder.
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    Now that the folder has been opened, we need to find and tap the WhatsApp application.
    There is a WhatsApp icon, which is a green speech bubble with a white telephone inside, and underneath it says "WhatsApp". Your application may be in a different location, so look for the icon in your folder.
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    Let's choose a chat.
    We're going to choose Terry. Press down on it to enter the chat. We want to demonstrate how to send a contacts info card in a WhatsApp chat. This is very useful if we want to send our friends phone number or email address to another friend. Instead of having to write it down or copy it, we can just send the contact card with all of their information to our friend.
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    To do this, we can tap on the white paperclip icon at the top of the screen.
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    Tap on the "Contact" option, which has a blue circle with a white outline of a persons head and shoulders.
    This will bring up a list of all of our contacts.
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    To send a contacts information, tap on the wanted contact.
    We'll notice that we're in the phonebook of the HTC One M8. We're taking information from there and not the WhatsApp application. In this example, we'll see the contacts mobile number, home number, and email address. There is a check box next to each one of these options, so we don't have to send all of the contacts information, we can choose what we send.
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    To unselect a phone number or email address, tap on the check box until the box is empty.
    This means that we won't send this phone number or email address. If we only want to send one phone number or email, we can.
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    If we want to send all of them, we can press down on the boxes until there is a green box with a white check mark inside of them.
    That means that we will send the information.
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    When we've selected what information to send, we press down on "Send" in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen.
    We will then see that we've sent this information card.
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    If we press down on it, it's going to open up the information.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to send a contacts info card in a WhatsApp chat on an HTC One M8.
    If you have any questions, comments or queries about this video, or about the process that you have seen in this video, then please leave them in the comment section below, and we will answer them for you. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Questions and Answers

When a contact information is sent to a group on WhatsApp, do the group members see all your previous texts, videos and media?

I sent my contact card to a WhatsApp group which I am already a member of, underneath I saw message on the left and add contact on the right after it has been sent to the group, I click on message and I saw all my private files, as my contact card was sent, is it possible that all group members will see my private chats and media?. I have tried: Google. I think it was caused by: I just want to know what information is seen by group members when a contact is shared

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WhatsApp will not share anything else but your contact information when you choose to share it. No personal data like your files will be shared.

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