WhatsApp’s new disappearing messages feature out Now: How will it work

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WhatsApp disappearing messages will turn out to users soon, in light of a recently distributed FAQ page. The new feature, which was first seen in October a year ago, will let users cause their messages to disappear from chats following seven days. WhatsApp will carry disappearing messages to both individual chats and gathering discussions. In any case, the component won’t work for sent messages. WhatsApp will likewise not keep users from replicating and sparing the substance from the disappearing messages. 

The subtleties accessible on the FAQ page, which were first spotted by WhatsApp beta tracker WABetaInfo, shows that WhatsApp’s disappearing messages highlight will be confined to a seven-day time span. Users won’t have the alternative to redo the span for disappearing messages from their end, not at all like on contending administrations like Telegram. It is likewise not normal for the underlying adaptation of the component that surfaced a year ago on a public beta arrival of WhatsApp for Android. That form had explicit time stretches for causing a specific message to disappear. 

WhatsApp has noticed that the new feature won’t influence messages you recently sent or got on the texting application. Additionally, in the event that a client doesn’t open WhatsApp inside the seven-day time frame, the review of the disappearing message may likewise still be shown in warnings until the application is opened. Notwithstanding, the message won’t be accessible in the chat. 

How to turn on or off disappearing messages feature in WhatsApp

When the feature is turned out to users, you will have the option to turn disappearing messages on or off by the following steps: 

  • Open the WhatsApp and afterward tap the contact’s name for whom you need to turn on or off the disappearing messages. 
  • Tap the Disappearing Messages option now. 
  • Whenever selected, tap Continue. 
  • Select On/Off as needed. 

To turn this feature on from groups, you can follow the same steps mentioned above, however instead of tapping on the contact’s name, you’d tap on the group name.


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