The problem of not showing WhatsApp photos in Gallery on Android phones is mostly related to WhatsApp Media Visibility which is disabled in Photo Gallery on your Android phone. So we here provide steps to Fix WhatsApp Photos Not Showing in Gallery.
WhatsApp automatically downloads and saves photos from WhatsApp chat to photo gallery on your Android phone.
This ensures that you have a copy of all received Whats App photos on your device and you will be able to access these photos even if the chats containing the photo are deleted.
WhatsApp Photos Not Showing in Gallery
If you are unable to get or download WhatsApp photos, the problem can be easily fixed by enabling the option to show the downloaded WhatsApp media in the gallery.
To display the sent WhatsApp photos in the gallery, you will need to modify the ‘Whatsapp Sent’ media folder on your device.
Received Whatsapp is not showing in Photos Gallery
Follow the steps given below to show the problem of not showing the received WhatsApp photo in the gallery.
- Open WhatsApp on your Android phone and tap on the 3-Dots menu icon located on the top-right corner of your screen.
- From the drop-down, tap on the Settings option.
- On the WhatsApp settings screen, tap on the Chats option.
- On the chat screen, move the slider to the ON position next to Media Visibility.
- Restart your Android phone.
Sent WhatsApp are not visible in Photo Gallery
Follow the steps given below to show the WhatsApp photo sent in the photo galley on your Android phone.
- Open the File Explorer app on your Android phone.
- On the next screen, scroll down and tap on Device Storage.
- On the device storage screen, tap on WhatsApp.
- In the WhatsApp folder, tap on the media folder.
- On the next screen, tap on WhatsApp Images Folder.
- Tap on the folder sent in the WhatsApp image.
- After entering the folder, tap on the More option on the top-right corner and choose Edit option in the menu that appears.
- Scroll down, select the .nomedia file and tap on the delete option.
Now, if you open the photo gallery, you should be able to see the sent WhatsApp photos.
We hope now you know How to Fix WhatsApp Photos Not Showing in Gallery by follow above steps. If you are not able to do use chat section to chat with an experts.