Tip to Move Whatsapp to External Storage – SD Card Without Root

By default we cannot Move “Whatsapp” to external storage,but this small trick will make it possible


Let’s start:

  • Download latest version of android SDK from here and extract it
  • Download drivers for your phone here
  • Next we will be tweaking some internal settings Proceed at your own risk
  • Connect your phone to PC In USB Debugging mode (Settings>Applications>Development)
  • Now goto the location where you extracted it and run with command prompt (Press windows key and type cmd)
  • Now run the command to check if the device is connected or not
    devices –l


  • Now run
    adb shell
  • Finally run
    pm set-install-location 2
  • or if this doesn’t works run
    pm setInstallLocation 2
  • Now exit and Finish The process
  • Now finally goto your phone’s Setting > applications > whatsapp and you can see


  • To revert back follow the same steps and run the command
    pm set-install-location 0
Try At your own risk