Whatsapp has become the best messenger for mobile platforms. The service was initially available for all mobile platforms like Android, iOS, Blackberry, Symbian, Nokia, Java, Windows Phone, etc. now, the service can also be installed on PC using a simple Android emulator. Simply download Bluestacks, the most used Android emulator, and install Whatsapp on PC.
As you probably know, Whatsapp works using your internet connection, wireless connection or data plan. There is nothing to worry about your phone bill because the service requires a small amount of data as an email application does. As long as you have access to the internet, you can send unlimited free messages to anyone in this world. The message can be short, long, containing media files such as videos, audio records, or images. With the right tools, Whatsapp also allows you to share rar files, zip or APK files.
Whatsapp’s popularity has grown and its users search for many Whatsapp tips and tricks. Almost all the people using Whatsapp on PC or Whatsapp on Smartphone have groups. In addition, some of these groups have unknown people. In this case, it is quite annoying to be contacted by strangers moreover when you share your phone number with them. Therefore, if you want to keep your phone number hidden, here is what you need to do.
The first step is to uninstall the Whatsapp app from your device completely. Next, install the app once again using Google’s App Store, or Bluestacks in the case of Whatsapp for PC, and stop at the verification procedure.
While verification it will ask you to verify your phone number, and to receive a verification message, you do not need to do this since you do not want your phone number shared once again. For this, simply put your phone on flight mode so that all networks connections are disabled. You can alternatively change the message center number on your phone.
Still choose verify through SMS, and enter you email address. Now, click on the Send button. Without wasting a single second, click on Cancel. The fact that you cancel the action so soon, it will terminate the authorization process. At this point, you will have to spoof that message. For this, simply download Spoof text message app. This will give you access to the whole verification message you need to verify Whatsapp.
Now, go to Outbox, copy the message details of Spoof App and send it to Spoofed Verification. You also need to use the following details:
From: +(Country code)(mobile number)
Message: email@example.com (Enter you email id)
After you send the respective email, a message will be sent trough that spoofed number. This is all. The spoofed number will be the one visible to other instead of your original number.
As you can see, the process is rather simple and easy, but after, you will have your phone number safe and shared only to those of your choice. The same procedure applies in the case of the mobile version or for Whatsapp on PC.