lately , The WhatsApp Several functions launched in its application. However, some users say that more features should be released, such as some of the features that make up the competitor app’s feature panel, and cable, other self-interests and those discovered by the WABetaInfo portal. Here are 6 functions that can be implemented in the messaging platform this year.
See also: List of mobile phones that will stop working on Whatsapp in 2022
- Hide “last seen”
Among the tools most requested by users is the ability to hide the “last seen” of specific contacts. The feature is already in the testing phase of the messenger and can be accessed in the settings in the application in the tab “My contacts except …”. Should be released soon for the stable platform of The WhatsApp.
- Administrators delete messages in groups
Another functionality that should be available in 2022 is the one that gives group admins the right to delete any message in the conversation, whether it’s their own or other members. The option will control the flow of the group, in this way many things can be avoided. When you delete a message, the notification “Message removed by administrator” will appear instead of the deleted content.
It is worth noting that the functionality is still in the development stage, and has not yet been released for the test messenger.
- phonetic transcription
It is already in the testing phase in the beta version of the messenger for iPhone (iOS), the voice transcription feature. The tool is part of .’s Inclusion and Accessibility initiative The WhatsApp. It transcribes speech as a timeline, allowing the user to check what was said in every second of the audio clip.
- Reply to messages
As with Instagram and Messenger, the purpose of The WhatsApp It is to allow users to interact with certain messages. For this purpose, emoji will be customized for text balloons. The feature was discovered by WABetaInfo in beta version of the app for Android and iPhone (iOS), but it will be officially launched soon.
- Print notifications of conversations and pictures
This is one of the most requested features by users The WhatsApp. It will prevent contacts from taking screenshots of messages in the conversation or photos sent with a single view. Also, if the person tries to capture the screen, the sender will be notified immediately. Although it is very interesting, WhatsApp is not interested in releasing this functionality as it may include the privacy requirements of the messenger. However, there may be a change that causes the company to change its mind.
- Edit messages already sent
It is worth noting that this function can already be found in the rival application of The WhatsAppcable. With it, it is possible to edit already sent messages, and in this way, instead of sending another message to correct itself, it is possible to capture and edit it. When the Edit option is selected, the user can retype the sent text. There is still no information about the implementation of the feature on the platform.
“Incurable thinker. Food aficionado. Subtly charming alcohol scholar. Pop culture advocate.”