Send a WhatsApp message without adding the contact

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Last updated: January 1, 2023

WhatsApp is one of the most widely used free mobile apps in the world. Indeed, it allows to send instant messages and to create discussion groups. It also allows you to share multimedia files and even make video calls.

However, to be able to start a discussion, your interlocutor must be part of your repertoire. In fact, it is a condition sine qua non which can still be circumvented by a few simple solutions. Discover them!

ChatDirect – Direct Chat on WhatsApp

ChatDirect is a mobile application that allows you to send messages directly to the recipient without going through the "Add a new contact" box. For fun, the app even lets you start a conversation with your own phone number.

ChatDirect is compatible with Android and available for free on Play Store.

WhatsApp Direct for iOS, Android et Windows Phone Number

If you don't have the time or space to install an app to send a message without adding new contacts, you can always use theWhatsApp Direct web application accessible via your mobile browser Android, iOS or Windows Phone.

The interface of the web application is very simple allowing you to enter some information for sending your message, namely:

  • The country code of the recipient.
  • The recipient's phone number without area code.
  • The body of the message.

By clicking " SEND », You will be redirected to the WhatsApp application installed on your phone displaying the correspondent's number and the message entered. So far, nothing has been sent yet. To make the operation effective, press “Send” again.

To continue using this trick, it is recommended to add WhatsApp Direct on the list of favorite sites in your mobile browser.

Tip with the WhatsApp application

If you avoid installing unknown applications or accessing suspicious sites, I suggest you use a whatsapp tip through your mobile browser.

Here is the procedure to follow:

  • Open your mobile browser Android, iOS or Windows Phone.
  • Enter the following link in the address bar of your web browser:, by replacing the XXX by the telephone number of your correspondent while including the code of his country of residence.
  • Press "Enter".
  • You will be redirected to the WhatsApp application where you must confirm the sending of the message.