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WhatsApp to might soon allow users to set emojis and stickers as group icons: Report
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WhatsApp to might soon allow users to set emojis and stickers as group icons: Report

This WhatsApp feature is likely to be rolled out for Android users in the coming weeks.

WhatsApp for iOS is expected to get a voice message transcription feature soon: Report
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WhatsApp for iOS is expected to get a voice message transcription feature soon: Report

The report reveals that the transcription will be done on the user's device, and neither Facebook nor WhatsApp will have the access to this message.

WhatsApp will drop support for Android 4.0.3, iOS 9, KaiOS 2.5.0 from 1 November 2021
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WhatsApp will drop support for Android 4.0.3, iOS 9, KaiOS 2.5.0 from 1 November 2021

Users need to have a smartphone/feature phone running on OS 4.1 and up, iOS 10 and up or selected phones with KaiOS 2.5.1 and above.

WhatsApp might soon let users react to messages in chat with emojis: Report
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WhatsApp might soon let users react to messages in chat with emojis: Report

The report further suggests that the feature will be available for both individual and group chats.

WhatsApp Web to get new photo editing tools while Android Beta might get new emojis: Report
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WhatsApp Web to get new photo editing tools while Android Beta might get new emojis: Report

The new emojis include mended heart, burning heart, face in the cloud, different skin-tone faces with mustache emojis and more.

WhatsApp introduces a 'View Once' feature that deletes photos or videos immediately after they are opened
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WhatsApp introduces a 'View Once' feature that deletes photos or videos immediately after they are opened

Users will not be able to forward, save, star, or share photos or videos that were sent or received with the 'view once' feature.

WhatsApp rolls out 'Archived Chats' feature to keep a few chats hidden even after new text messages: How it works
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WhatsApp rolls out 'Archived Chats' feature to keep a few chats hidden even after new text messages: How it works

Users will not receive any notifications for the archived chats 'unless they are mentioned or replied to'.

WhatsApp users will now be able to join group calls in case they miss it: How it works
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WhatsApp users will now be able to join group calls in case they miss it: How it works

The new functionality will also allow WhatsApp users to rejoin a video/voice call in case it gets dropped.

WhatsApp beta for iOS gets disappearing messages for videos and images: Report
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WhatsApp beta for iOS gets disappearing messages for videos and images: Report

The sender will not only see the 'delivered' and 'seen' time of the message but also the 'opened' time.

WhatsApp is reportedly testing large link previews for iOS and Android users
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WhatsApp is reportedly testing large link previews for iOS and Android users

WhatsApp is reportedly also working on bringing high-quality previews for URLs on the latest beta version.

WhatsApp on iOS may soon get 'search for sticker' shortcuts, Android app will revert to green colour in notifications
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WhatsApp on iOS may soon get 'search for sticker' shortcuts, Android app will revert to green colour in notifications

WhatsApp users on iOS will soon see a shortcut that will notify them whenever WhatsApp finds a sticker corresponding to the text they type.

WhatsApp to soon get multi-device support and disappearing mode, confirm Will Cathcart and Mark Zuckerberg
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WhatsApp to soon get multi-device support and disappearing mode, confirm Will Cathcart and Mark Zuckerberg

During the interview, Cathcart also said that the multi-device support may allow the company to work on WhatsApp support for iPad.

How to download photos, videos from WhatsApp Status to your Android smartphone
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How to download photos, videos from WhatsApp Status to your Android smartphone

You can save WhatsApp status whether it is a picture or video on your Android phone, here is how you can do it.

WhatsApp to allow users to migrate chat history from iOS to Android and vice versa: Report
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WhatsApp to allow users to migrate chat history from iOS to Android and vice versa: Report

This feature is reportedly still under development and there is no confirmation as to when it will be available for the users.

WhatsApp for iOS is testing three different playback speeds for voice messages: Report
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WhatsApp for iOS is testing three different playback speeds for voice messages: Report

WhatsApp is currently testing 1.0x, 1.5x and 2.0x playback speeds for audio messages on the platform.

WhatsApp may soon rollout a playback speed option for audio messages, will add ability to view Instagram Reels within the messenger
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WhatsApp may soon rollout a playback speed option for audio messages, will add ability to view Instagram Reels within the messenger

Later this year, WhatsApp will reportedly add the ability for users to view Instagram Reels within the app.

WhatsApp will now ask users for a biometric scan before they can link their account to the desktop app
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WhatsApp will now ask users for a biometric scan before they can link their account to the desktop app

WhatsApp has added an additional layer of security for linking an account to the desktop app.

How to enable the disappearing messages feature on WhatsApp
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How to enable the disappearing messages feature on WhatsApp

Once enabled, messages sent by you will be deleted after seven days. Here is how you can enable it.

WhatsApp introduces a new storage management tool to help users declutter storage on phone
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WhatsApp introduces a new storage management tool to help users declutter storage on phone

WhatsApp is also expected to soon roll out a multi-device support feature for users.

WhatsApp confirms it will soon roll out disappearing messages feature: How it works
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WhatsApp confirms it will soon roll out disappearing messages feature: How it works

Media files can also be deleted after seven days, if the disappearing messages feature is turned on.