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Archive for the ‘WhatsApp’ Category

WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram are down (:

Posted by jpluimers on 2021/03/19

[] Whatsapp down or not working? Live status, problems and outages. | Downdetector

[] Facebook down? Current problems and status. | Downdetector

[] Instagram down? Current status and problems | Downdetector



Posted in Facebook, Instagram, Power User, SocialMedia, WhatsApp | Leave a Comment »

No more

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/11

Not sure when this happened but the CIDR list is no more [WayBack

Dear partners,
Please note that we have migrated the latest IP pools of WhatsApp to Facebook Mobile Partner Portal. Feel free to browse to the Settings page of the portal and download the latest WhatsApp IP pool: 
Further IP pool updates are also done through the portal and are no longer distributed via email or through WhatsApp web site.
If you have not yet registered on the Mobile Partner Portal or have difficulties accessing it - please request access through the following form and we'll be happy to assist:
For any technical requests please contact us through the Support section of the portal: 
WhatsApp team

In the past it was the place to get the CIDR so you could either block or allow WhatsApp traffic: [earlier WayBack]

It is still widely cited as way to regulate WhatsApp traffic, for instance at these places:

Time to find an automated way to get the replacement list. Maybe the below helps (via [WayBackBlock facebook messenger and whatsApp on Dlink router – Super User)

whois -h '!gAS32934'


Posted in Android Devices, Development, Internet, Network-and-equipment, Power User, Routers, SocialMedia, Software Development, Ubiquiti, WhatsApp, WhatsApp for Android, WiFi | Leave a Comment »

WhatsApp FAQ – Formatting your messages

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/01/26

Oh cool:

Formatting your messages –

WhatsApp allows you to format selected text inside your messages.


To italicize your message, place an underscore on both sides of the text, like so: _text_


To bold your message, place an asterisk on both sides of the text, like so: *text*


To strikethrough your message, place a tilde on both sides of the text, like so: ~text~


To monospace your message, place three backticks on both sides of the text, like so: ```text```

Alternatively: On Android, you can tap and hold the text you’re typing > More …

Source: [WayBackWhatsApp FAQ – Formatting your messages


Posted in Android Devices, Power User, SocialMedia, WhatsApp, WhatsApp for Android | Leave a Comment »

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