How to Change WhatsApp Group Admin or Add More Admins

WhatsApp is a popular instant messaging service for smartphones that needs no introduction. It supports Individual Chats, Broadcasts and Groups. Sometimes users want to change the admin of the group or add new admins as a few powers (like Adding new members, removing members; etc) are only available to admins. Read on to know how to promote more members as admins and how to demote the present admins.

Adding More Admins to WhatsApp Groups

WhatsApp group admins can not only add or remove members, they can now also promote members as admins. Promoting another member as admin will give him/her the power to add or remove members as well. To add more admins:

  1. Open WhatsApp group where you act as an Admin.
  2. Open the list of participants (members) by tapping on group info.
  3. Tap and hold (long tap) on the name or number of the member whom you want to make the admin.
  4. Tap on Make Group Admin.

The selected member will be promoted as an Admin.

Since launching of whatsapp chat app it has became very popular for their useful and unique features which we already discussed in previous articles. Mostly users are aware from whatsapp group links operation, uses and requirement. Here I am going to explain you amazing trick by which you can join any whatsapp group without informing or permission of admin. Just follow this 2 minutes process and you done. Before start please update your whatsapp application with latest version.

Note: Normally the group admins can have rights to add members

WhatsApp Group Links (Method 1)

You don’t need to install any third party app or add-ons.

Step 1:
Open facebook app in your smart phone device. Tap on search box and type “WhatsApp Group Links”. Tap on search or enter. You will see many groups list as a result, tap on any group.

Step 2: 
You will find whatsapp Group link, tap on your favorite link. You will find many groups of your choice.

Step 3:
The group will be opened after tap on that link and you will be added in that group without any trouble. You can exit from that group anytime to save your mobile memory etc or group is not useful. You can’t join a group if you get message “group is full”. All other thing will be work similar like a normal group.

WhatsApp Group Links (Method 2)

If you’re a member of any whatsapp group and you want to add other member without admin permission in that particular group then this method can help you.

Step 1: Update Whatsapp
To enable this new feature you have to update your whatsapp beta version.

Step 2: Send invite link
Open the group in which you want to add other member, you will get an invite link which you need to share with contacts which you want to add.

Step 3: Contact receive notification
The front person will receive a notification for group joining with two options CANCEL and JOIN GROUP with below message.

Do you want to join the group “Group name”? This group created by “First admin name” and has XX number of participants. If person click on JOIN GROUP then whatsapp system take few minutes for verification and your contact person will become member of that particular group.

WhatsApp Group Links (Method 3)

You can join unlimited whatsapp groups without admin permission using this mobile app. Here I am going to explain steps.

Step 1: Open Google play store and search for “Group for Whatsapp”, you may find many apps with similar name. Select the app with having 3 jooju icon. Install that app in your mobile phone.

Step 2: Open it and perform sign up. You will see many categories of different whatsapp group. Here you can submit any other whatsapp group for other user to join. Just need to enter group name, whatsapp group link, Language and category. You can report any group for spam behavior.

Step 3: To join group -> Select your preferred category – > Select language – > Tap on group name list under that group – > Tap on red button with having name as “JOIN WHATSAPP GROUP”, that group is entered in whatsapp group.

Step 4: You will see popup with option CANCEL and JOIN GROUP link. Click on JOIN Group and you done it. You are added in that particular group after few moments and share your content, receive contents from other group members.

Limitation

  • A group admin can remove you or block you if he/she find that your number is added forcefully or not added by him/her without any permission
  • You can become a member only, can’t request for admin or can’t become admin for any group

Let me know if you find your favorite group and able to join.

Removing Admins from WhatsApp Groups

WhatsApp has added new features with the recent update. Now, all admins have the power to edit Admin members. So, they can remove an admin from his post without having to remove him and then re-add to the group. Here’s how:

  1. Open the group info page. You can tap on the group name (topic) to open group info.
  2. Scroll down to the list of participants.
  3. Tap and hold on the name/number of the member for whom you want to revoke admin rights.
  4. Select Dismiss as admin from the list of actions.

Note: Group creator acts as a Super Admin. He cannot be removed from his Admin position by any other admin(s).

You can also add or remove Admins in bulk via the option in Group Settings > Edit group admins.

Changing WhatsApp Group Admin

If the members want to have only one admin, the admin of the group can promote a co-member as an admin and then exit the group. Finally ask the new admin to re-add him to the group. He will no longer have his admin rights thereafter.