How to Fix WhatsApp Profile Picture Not Showing Issue

If you face the issue of the WhatsApp profile picture of specific contact not showing to you, this guide is for you.

This post will show you the solutions you need to try until the issue is fixed.

I use Google Pixel 4a (Android 12), and iPhone X. Let’s start.

Fix WhatsApp Profile Picture Not Showing Issue

Solution 1

Restart your Android phone or iPhone.

Solution 2

They may have no profile picture if you’re not seeing a specific contact profile photo.

So it is better to ensure that the contact has DP by asking them before proceeding further with other solutions in this post.

Solution 3

Your friend may have changed their profile picture privacy setting to “Nobody.”

Solution 4

Delete the WhatsApp contact whose profile photo you can’t see and add it with a different name.

Let’s see the steps to remove a contact on Android phones and iPhones.

If you’re using iPhone, follow these steps:

Open the Contacts app and select the contact you like to remove.

Hit Edit on the top right and scroll down to the bottom.

You can see the Delete Contact option. Hit it and select Delete Contact from the popup.

That’s all.

If you’re using Android, follow these steps:

Open the Contacts app and select the contact you like to remove.

Hit the three vertical dots at the top right, and tap “Delete” between “View linked contacts” and “Share.”

Hit Delete in the popup.

That’s it.

See: How to Fix WhatsApp Voice Messages Not Working Issue

Solution 5 (Android only)

Clear the WhatsApp cache on your Android device. Here’s our guide to help you with that.

Solution 6

If a contact blocks you, you can’t see their DP.

Check out this guide to know if a contact blocked you or not.

That’s all.

I hope this guide, “How to Fix WhatsApp Profile Picture Not Showing Issue,” is helpful to you.

Thanks for reading.

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