Whatsapp integration for checking and calling on a mobile number 
Question

Hi team,

In my mobile application i want to integrate whatsapp for calling on a user's given mobile number.


Any pointers will be help full.


Thanks,

Preeti Kumari



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Solution

I'm not sure that's possible. WhatsApp allows sending a message through their URL scheme, but I don't think they allow voice calling. See here for some details.

Kilian Hekhuis wrote:

I'm not sure that's possible. WhatsApp allows sending a message through their URL scheme, but I don't think they allow voice calling. See here for some details.


Thanks Kilian, now I can open whatsapp chat directly form outsystem app with given number in 

https://wa.me/15551234567 and from their i can use either to call to that no or Message.


thanks,

Preeti kumari

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I think WhatsApp allows voice calling and messages too. You can also track it, but before tracking, you must have knowledge of how to track WhatsApp calls and messages.

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Hi Preeti,

I agree with Kilian, direct voice call not avilabe by WhatsApp, you can redirect on whats app and after that you are able to send sms or call on this number.

Rahul Sahu wrote:

Hi Preeti,

I agree with Kilian, direct voice call not avilabe by WhatsApp, you can redirect on whats app and after that you are able to send sms or call on this number.


Thanks Rahul, It works exactly the way you described.

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HI Preeti,

Great to hear! Happy coding :)

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