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The method in WhatsApp to know if a contact is tracking my location in real time

Sometimes people share their real time location on WhatsApp for work, security or to make an appointment with someone faster, but not in all cases this information is used correctly.


Next, TechMarkup will show how to know if one of your contacts has this access and is tracking your every move.

Before starting, it is necessary to explain the difference between the current location and the real-time location of WhatsApp: the first one is a fixed point, exactly when it was sent; and the second, will allow the sender to know where the person who shared his location is going, as if he were a gps moving.


When it comes to real-time location sharing, you can choose up to three options: that the location is known every second for at least 15 minutes, one hour or up to 8 hours. If either of the last two ways has been chosen, someone can follow your movements without your knowledge.

How to know if someone is followed or if they have the personal location in real time by WhatsApp


– First, make sure that WhatsApp does not have pending updates on Google Play Store from Android or app store from iOS.

– Now, open the application and press the icon of the three vertical points that are located in the upper right corner.

– In the case of iPhone mobiles, touch the Settingsit can be located with an icon of a cogwheel or gear.


– Now, access the sections Settings > Account > Privacy.

– Here press the section Real time location.

– All the people to whom the location was shared in real time will appear, it means that those contacts know where you are at all times.

– You just have to tap on the red button called stop sharing and voila, the location will have disappeared automatically.

Finally, if you have a problem with WhatsApp and need to report it, you can send an email to their contact email address: [email protected] or [email protected]. The same request can also be made from a iPhone through the exclusive service for iOS.

How to know who your partner or friends talk to the most on WhatsApp

Each user has their chat preferred with the people who talk the most, however, the latter may make some curious.

Goal ensures that conversations between users are end-to-end encrypted; that it means that no one, not even Meta, can see the content of the chats.

However, some users have found a way to discover who are the people with whom their partner, friend or any other person talks the most. In this way, although they may not be able to see the talks, they will be able to know with whom they spend more time in the platform.

It should be noted that there is no need to download a second application. Yes indeed, requires having the other person’s cell phone for a few minutes:

– First you have to make sure you have the latest version of the applicationIf you don’t have it, you can download it from your app store (App Store or Play Store).

-Open the app and go to the Settings.

-Enter to Storage and data.

-There you should see the tab Manage storage.

-The list of all the people with whom your partner or friend talks will be displayed in order.

-All will vary in size due to the videos or photos shared between users. most likely with which you have the most shared files She is the one I talk to the most.

It should be noted that this trick can be misleading and complicated since it requires a few minutes with the mobile phone of the other person. Then, Perhaps it is best to ask directly before entering that WhatsApp profile.

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