You have probably noticed that on whatsapp when your contacts send you images and videos they are automatically downloaded whether you are connected to wifi or to a mobile network, which is very annoying especially if your plan does not allow downloads of large content. For that in this little tutorial I will show you how to configure this option.
How to prevent WhatsApp images from downloading by default
1. In the application settings, click on “Settings” then on “Discussions and calls”
2. Then on Auto media download, and Clicking on “Using mobile data”, an options box will appear: choose what you prefer. If you do not want to download any files when using a mobile network, uncheck all options.