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8 Latest WhatsApp Hidden Features, Tips, and Tricks

WhatsApp Hidden Features
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Hide WhatsApp group photos and videos from gallery

WhatsApp has now added the option to hide media from particular groups in the gallery. Just open a WhatsApp group and tap on the group name to access the option. This method won’t remove already existing WhatsApp images in your gallery (you will have to delete them) and will hide new incoming media only.

Read messages without being given away by Blue Ticks

You can disable blue ticks altogether (Settings>>Account>>Privacy>> uncheck Read Receipts), but then you won’t be able to see if others have read your message either.

You could read the message from the notification panel. To read multiple or long messages just tap and swipe down the notification in the notification panel to stretch it. This is more suited as a temporary measure for ultimately you will have to get rid of the notification for good.

Delete message after you have sent them

The App now allows you to unsend messages that you have already sent, but there is a catch. Delete message duration has been extended to 1 Hour. Long press a message, Select delete for everyone.

Auto-suggestions for WhatsApp Messages

To do so, simply download Google Reply app and set it up.




Schedule WhatsApp messages

To schedule WhatsApp messages for groups or individual contacts, you can download Scheduler app for WhatsApp.

Share Live location (Real Time)

To do so, just tap the attachment icon in the text input field, Now select ‘location’ and then select ‘Share Live Location.

Limit data used by WhatsApp

Go to settings>>Data and Storage usage

From here you can decide what all media (Photos, videos, documents, audio) the app can download while eating your data.

Check exactly when a particular person read your Whatsapp message

Long press the particular message you wish to inquire about,Now press the ‘i’ icon in the top bar and you will see when the person read your message.

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