WhatsApp security is very needed term all time for all users so that no one can see the private message on your Whatsapp iPhone account. Before this time WhatsApp didn’t give option set passcode on Whatsapp application. Hope that WhatsApp will be updated, new and very useful feature in short future time. For now, here I gave the best alternate option for a set passcode on Whatsapp iPhone or iPad running on iOS 7/ iOS 8 or iOS 9, iOS 10.
And also, there is no app in App store to protecting your WhatsApp application through passcode or Touch ID. So you need to make your device jailbreak, For jailbroken iOS device here is the excellent features app for lock Whatsapp iPhone app with a passcode.
How to set Passcode on WhatsApp iPhone
You can hide Whatsapp like hide the stock app from home screen, but you can’t set passcode from iPhone settings or WhatsApp settings. Then you can open through spotlight search.
But for a set passcode on WhatsApp iPhone app, Your device should be jailbreak iOS 12 and iOS 11
Step 1: Go to Cydia app and Open it.
Step 3: This will be available under the Cydia repo and install the free app on iPhone.
Note: Minimum iOS version should be iOS 7.
Step 4: When you launch App, Under the protect tab option, Your protected app not present. There you have to add WhatsApp by a tap on plus region.
After Add WhatsApp app, You can set or change passcode for access Whatsapp.
Go to the Setting
Lock Status Should be enabled.
Now, Whenever you open WhatsApp messenger on your iPhone, First you have to enter 4 digit password for verification.
You are done, Any help on set passcode on WhatsApp iPhone running on iOS 11 or later. Feel free and share with us on the comment box.