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How do I connect my WhatsApp account to my Portal TV?

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To set up your Portal TV with a WhatsApp account:

Learn how to set up your Portal TV using a WhatsApp account. Some features, including “Hey Portal,” "Hey Facebook," Facebook Watch, Facebook Gaming and Facebook Live aren't available when you set up your Portal with WhatsApp only or when a WhatsApp-only login exists on a shared device.

To connect your WhatsApp account to your Portal TV:

  1. From Home, select Settings .
  2. Select Accounts.
  3. Select [Your name].
  4. Select Connect WhatsApp. You may be asked to confirm your login to make changes.
  5. Select the box next to By checking, you agree to receive messages from Portal on WhatsApp, then select Continue.
  6. Read about how your WhatsApp info is managed on Portal, then select Next.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions. Make sure you have the latest version of WhatsApp downloaded to your mobile device.
Note: Some features, including "Hey Portal" and "Hey Facebook" are not available when you log in with WhatsApp or when a WhatsApp login exists on a shared device.

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Last updated March 30, 2021
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