New Delhi. WhatsApp is working on several features to improve the user experience. In this sequence, WhatsApp will update its message deletion feature. The Meta-owned messaging app is reportedly extending the deadline for deleting messages. Users can delete the messages sent by them within the time limit of one hour, eight minutes and 16 seconds. After this update, users will have two days to delete the sent message.
According to the report from WABetaInfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp updates, the company has released the update for some select beta users. In the next few days, it will be available for more beta users. The website has also shared a screenshot of the feature.
WABetaInfo said that previously the limit for deleting messages was 1 hour, 8 minutes and 16 seconds. But now we will be able to delete the message even after two days. WABetaInfo further said that when we tried to delete the message sent the day before and this function worked! We can also confirm that the new deadline for deleting messages is 2 days and 12 hours. This feature will be rolling out to a few more beta users in the coming weeks.
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Another feature is also being worked on
Aside from this, the messaging app is also working on a feature that will allow group admins to delete any message from the group. This feature will be available in the app after a future update. However, there is no word on when this feature will arrive. This feature is currently in the testing stage.
Option to mute on group calls
Let us tell you that WhatsApp recently launched a feature through which users can mute or message specific people in a call. The app also introduced an indicator below the group call. This notifies all participants that someone has joined the group call.
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PUBLISHED FOR THE FIRST TIME : July 02, 2022, 15:01 IST