Finally, WhatsApp is having sense. In a recent update found on Google Play Store, you can now share documents to other WhatsApp users. After updating, click on the “Attach” button and select Document. From there you can select files to send. Sadly, you can only send pdf files for now.
Another issue is that the recipient must have this latest version of WhatsApp in order to receive the files too. Below is a screenshot when you try to share in a group.
We can’t wait to get support for every other type of file. iOS users have something similar too. Users can now gain access to files in other apps on the phone, like Google Drive, Dropbox, or Microsoft OneDrive. Though for now it is just for photos and videos. Not too bad though, this a step in the right direction.