Sooner or later, you might be able to decide very exactly who’s allowed to see your on-line standing in Whatsapp. A corresponding choice possibility is already in progress.
In itself a helpful perform: Whatsapp reveals your contacts if you have been final on-line. Sadly, precisely this characteristic can be successful for stalkers and nerves of all types. Whatsapp knew that too, so an possibility was launched a number of years in the past. Due to that, you may since then decide who’s allowed to see your on-line standing. Nevertheless, you may solely change the perform off fully or specify whether or not your contacts or actually everybody will get the standing displayed. Till now, anybody who needed a extra exact management was unfortunate. However that would change quickly.
Already originally of September, WABetainfo discovered a brand new possibility within the beta model of Whatsapp, with which you’ll particularly forbid particular person contacts to see your “final on-line” standing. Now the web site, which focuses on hidden Whatsapp features, experiences that this discover will also be discovered within the beta model of Whatsapp for Android. The perform will not be but activated, however it’s doubtless that Whatsapp will roll out the characteristic to the beta testers in a reasonably well timed method. After that, it must be activated for all different customers in some unspecified time in the future.
“Final on-line”: Contacts don’t essentially want the newest Whatsapp model
Based on info from WABetainfo, it shouldn’t matter later whether or not your contacts can already use the brand new perform or not. As quickly as it’s accessible to you, it is best to have the ability to exclude particular person contacts out of your “final on-line” standing, even when they don’t but have entry to this choice possibility. As a result of the web standing is managed centrally on the Whatsapp servers.
Whatsapp is at the moment additionally engaged on a perform that transmits voice messages to textual content. Annoying listening to voice messages may very well be a factor of the previous. It might take a while till this perform is rolled out.
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