WhatsApp users can also use the Disappear messages feature on group chats.
Allows group participant to enable and disable Disappear messages.
Through this feature, all the messages from the group automatically disappear after a period.
New Delhi. Meta-owned WhatsApp has introduced many features for its users over the years. One of this is the Disappearing messages feature. This is an optional feature that can be set to Disappear after 24 hours, 7 days or 90 days after the WhatsApp message has been sent. WhatsApp allows users to enable the Disappear messages feature for chats as well as group chats. Once the feature is enabled, new messages sent in a chat disappear after a period of time chosen by the users. However, this does not affect messages sent before and after the Disappear messages feature is enabled.
In group chat, WhatsApp allows any participant in the group to enable and disable Disappear messages. However, a group admin can change the group’s settings so that only the admin can enable or disable Disappear messages. If you want to Disappear the message of your group, then today we are going to tell you how you can use Disappear messages feature in your group.
enable disappearing messages
To Disappear the group message, first open WhatsApp on your phone and go to the group chat. Now tap on the name of the group for which you want to enable Disappear messages feature. Here tap on Disappearing Messages. Now continue.
After that choose the time period for disparaging the message. Here you will get the option of 24 hours, 7 days or 90 days.
Choose one of these options. After that select the app you want to enable. Now tap on DONE. With this, Disappearing Messages will be enabled for group chats. It is worth noting that you can also enable the Disappearing Messages feature while creating a new group chat.
How to disable disappearing messages.
To disable disappearing messages, first open WhatsApp and tap on that group chat. Now tap on the group name. Tap on disappearing messages, and then tap CONTINUE. Select its OFF. Tap on DONE to disable the feature. Let us tell you that in a group chat, any user can disable disappearing messages only till that time. Unless a group admin has limited it to only admins.
FIRST PUBLISHED : September 25, 2022, 09:00 IST