Standard messaging app, Whatsapp has revealed that it launches a characteristic that enables customers to ship self-destructive messages that disappear after seven days.
AllNews remembers that WABetaInfo final 12 months introduced customers with the characteristic in November final 12 months and now WhatsApp has confirmed it in a brand new FAQ.
WhatsApp defined: “You possibly can ship messages that disappear on WhatsApp by activating messages that disappear.
“As soon as activated, new messages despatched in particular person or group chat will disappear after seven days. The latest choice checks all messages within the chat. This setting is not going to have an effect on the messages you might have despatched or obtained within the chat.”
“In a person chat, every consumer can allow or disable lacking messages. In a gaggle chat, solely group directors can allow or disable lacking messages.”
First, if a consumer doesn’t open WhatsApp for the seven days that the message is seen, it will likely be deleted, even when a preview of its content material can nonetheless be seen in that consumer’s notifications.
In the meantime, when you reply to a message that disappears, the unique message might be quoted and should not disappear after seven days.
Lastly, all backups will embrace lacking messages that haven’t but expired.
For now, it’s not identified when the lacking messages characteristic might be fired to customers.
Tips on how to activate lacking messages:
1. Open the WhatsApp chat.
2. Faucet the contact title.
3. Faucet Lacking Messages.
4. If prompted, faucet Proceed.
5. Choose On.