Are you having trouble sending voice messages and can not use this feature on WhatsApp with your Android or iPhone device? There can be a few reasons that you can not use this feature on your smartphone. We are going to provide some solutions for you on here. If you can’t manage to fix the problem, we recommend you to contact support service of the application. You don’t need to install anything or use third party stuffs for our solutions. You will do all steps on your phone and all solutions are very safe to do.
Can’t Use Voice Message on WhatsApp
You can do following solutions to fix this error:
1-) Check Permissions of the Application and Enable Microphone
For iOS Devices: Settings > Swipe down until you see WhatsApp > Tap on WhatsApp > Enable Microphone
For Android Devices: Settings > Applications > Application Manager > WhatsApp > Enable Microphone at Permissions
2-) Any Other Application That Keeps Busy Your Microphone?
There are some apps that may keep your microphone busy on your Android and iOS devices. Such as iPhone’s Siri or Android’s Google Assistant or Skype Messenger, etc. It is also common issue that Instagram can cause voice recording problem on Messenger applications like WhatsApp. Please make sure that you have closed those applications on your phone.
If it doesn’t help you, uninstall all messengers from your phone + Instagram. Install them one by one and try to figure out which application causing the recording problem. (It’s recommended to do that after 5th solution on this page)
3-) Poor Network Connection Problem
If you think that you have poor network connection on your device. You won’t able to use many feature of WhatsApp. You can’t send voice messages, normal messages and voice call won’t work for you. If you have problem with your current network, we recommend you to try alternative one. If you don’t have any alternative connection, there is nothing to do.
4-) Use the Official Version of WhatsApp
If you are not using the official version of WhatsApp, that can be a problem for you. You won’t able to use the many features of the application or you won’t even use the application at all. We recommend you to have the official version of the application.
Where you will find official version of the application?
- Google Play
- App Store
- Official Website of the WhatsApp.
- Official stores of other Operating Systems
5-) Reinstalling the Application
Reinstalling application will help you to get rid of broken files and many other problems. If you are not using official version of the app, you will also need to reinstall WhatsApp. If you have any questions about sending voice messages, you can ask about that on this page. Click here see to how to reinstall.