How To Import WhatsApp Chats
How To Add WhatsApp Number On Facebook or Instagram Page
How should I choose a phone number for WhatsApp?
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Backup WhatsApp Chats
How to migrate a phone number from one BSP to another?
Steps to use phone number that has been registered with Whatsapp Business before
How do I scan the QR Code on WATI Trial?
Can you call the WhatsApp number, that's already registered to use WhatsApp Business API?
How can I create a QR Code for my WhatsApp Number?
Can I get Green Tick Verification on my Personal Number?
How To Link WhatsApp Number To Facebook Page
What are the limitations of using WhatsApp Business APIs?
What kind of business will be rejected by WhatsApp?
Approve Messaging On-Behalf-Of your brand
How do I get Green Tick Verification for my business?
How long does it take to get approved for WhatsApp Business APIs?
What is the process to get approval for WhatsApp Business APIs?
Creating click to chat link
Everything you need to know about your WhatsApp Manager
How can I change my display name
How to access WhatsApp Manager?
How to change your phone number
Facebook Business Manager ID
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Facebook Business Verification
Why is Facebook Business Verification required?
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How can I contact Facebook Team for Business Verification Issues?
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Types of Messages
What are template formatting rules?
How to get Opt-in for WhatsApp Messaging?
What is the difference between template message and session message?
What is the max numbers of template message submission?
What is a template message?
Could I attach a PDF or image into a template message?
How to use interactive messages?
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WATI CRM & APIs
What is the pricing for WATI CRMs & APIs?
What are the costs for sending messages?
How much is the setup cost for WATI CRM & APIs?
WhatsApp API Gateway
What are the costs of sending Business Initiated and User Initiated Conversations?
What are difference between BASIC plan and PRO plan
APIs & Integrations
Where can I find the documentation for WhatsApp Business APIs?
Key Differences Between WATI CRM and WATI WhatsApp API Gateway
Does WATI support Dialogflow Integration?
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What if I need access to more APIs?
Where can I find WATI API Documentation?
Can I send OTP on WhatsApp?
How can I add webhooks using WATI or WhatsApp API Gateway?
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Team Inbox on WATI
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Copy Conversation URL
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How to download chats from WATI?
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Advance Flow Builder: Time Delay
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Broadcast Messaging & Templates
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What is a Broadcast History?
What is a broadcast?
How do I add a new Broadcast?
Tips to send personalized media content broadcast to each number
How to send message to someone who is not in the Contact List?
Is there a limit of broadcast messages?
How can I search and filter Broadcasts?
Where can I see Broadcast Statistics & SMS Fallback?
How to submit template messages on WhatsApp Manager for WhatsApp API Gateway
What are the supported languages for template update?
How to avoid template message rejection?
What are the category values of Template Message?
Template Message Guidelines
How to export and import template messages from one environment to a new environment?
How to add buttons with template messages?
How do I create a Template Message?
Are non-transactional messages allowed with WhatsApp Business APIs?
What are actions in Template Messages Page?
How to setup auto recharge for broadcast credit?
How do I check and add credit to send broadcast template message
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Updated by Karel Chau
WhatsApp Business API unlocks a wide range of possibilities for businesses.
However, there are some limitations on WhatsApp Business APIs that you should be aware of.
Limitations of WhatsApp Business APIs:
- If onboarded with WhatsApp Business API solution provider (like WATI), the previous chats cannot be seen
- If onboarded with a WhatsApp Business API solution provider (like WATI), the number cannot be used on any other WhatsApp apps - including the WhatsApp & WhatsApp Business mobile app.
- Businesses can send messages to customers only after a customer initiates a message. These messages are called session messages and can be sent by businesses to customers only till 24 hours of the customer sending a message.
- After 24 hours, the session expires and businesses can only send 'template messages' to their users. Template messages must be pre-approved by WhatsApp and can be done from the WATI dashboard.
- All template messages must adhere to WhatsApp Commerce Policies.
- WhatsApp Group Feature is not supported
- WhatsApp Voice or Video Calls are not supported. Voice notes are supported.
- WhatsApp Message Forwarding Feature is not supported
- WhatsApp apps cannot be used with the same number if using WhatsApp Business APIs
- WhatsApp Messages cannot be replied to in a thread