10 Amazing WhatsApp Tricks
Thanks to the numerous and recent updates, WhatsApp has gone getting better. Make the most of this service, with the following tips.
1. SAVE THE MESSAGES MORE IMPORTANT
A declaration of love, a delivery address or email address: Some messages are reviewed often and are more important. Therefore, you can save them as favorites and thus have them more hand. Keep your finger on the message and touch the star that will appear in the bar at the top. Now you can quickly find those messages, just press in the three points and in the featured entry messages.
2. MESSAGE WRONG
Did you write something hastily and put it wrong? OR have you sent a message to the wrong recipient? In these cases, it is better to recover the message. But nevertheless, you must do it as fast as you can, before that the recipient gets to read your content.
First, press for a few seconds on the text sent by mistake.
In the case of an iPhone, first click on the arrow to the right and select Delete. If your have android mobile phone, you must press on the icon of the bin that appears in the upper bar, so that you can choose the Delete entry for everyone
Note: if they manage to delete the message in time, the recipient will be notified that a message has been deleted. So ... get ready for questions.
3. BLOCKING OF CONTACTS
Someone sends you tons of annoying messages, chains of messages or images that do not you want to see? Then you can choose to block a contact in WhatsApp. However, before carrying it out, you should know that this is a radical action and is equivalent to deleting the contact. In this way, from that moment, you will not be able to share messages with that contact from this messaging app and you will not see the updates of your profile or your status either. in any case if you agree with all this and decide to perform the corresponding blockade, you must first access the window of that chat and touch, since the upper part, above the name of the contact in question. Next, choose Block contact (iOS) or Block (Android). Finally, click on Block.
Is there a block?
The blocked contacts notice almost nothing about this block. However, the following indications can offer you signals that confirm it:
When there is a block, messages from status as Online or on the last connection time. You cannot see the profile photo updates either.
Sending a test message: if only one green check mark appears, not two, even days after the proof, a block could be the reason.
Creating a new group in the Chats tab: when trying to invite the contact to that group, does a message now appear of mistake? Then, there is probably a blockage.
4. SILENCE IN CHATS AND GROUPS
Group chats or certain contacts post many messages and notifications make you nervous? The solution is to silence them and thus not hear any sound when new messages arrive. This works as follows: from the chat window in question, click on the contact name or group that appears at the top. Then, in the menu that appears, click on Silence (iOS) or silence notifications (Android). Then choose the period of silence: 8 hours, 1 week, 1 year.
5. DATA CONSUMPTION ALWAYS UNDER CONTROL
Text messages barely consume data from your mobile rate, unlike photographs and, above all, videos. Thus, If you have a low data plan, it is recommended you deactivate the automatic download of certain files when you have your data network active. For this, access the WhatsApp settings and choose Data and storage. Now you can set individually what kind of files (photos, audio messages, videos and documents) will be downloaded from WhatsApp when you are using your WiFi network or your data rate.
6. HOW TO CREATE ANIMATED GIF
GIFs are small animations that run in an endless loop. what almost nobody knows is that you can use WhatsApp to create them. From a WhatsApp chat, access to one of your videos clicking on the camera. Then choose GIF and, before sending it, you can cut and decorate it with the tools at the top.
7. MULTIPLE ACTIONS
WhatsApp includes the possibility to perform the same action for several elements different at the same time. For example, to copy several messages from a chat, hold the first and, when be shaded, press on the rest to add them to the selection. The actions available will appear in the part superior and vary according to the type of element that you have marked. On the left, You will see the number of elements.
8. EFFECTS ON YOUR PHOTOS
If you send a photo through WhatsApp, you can give your touch directly from the app. To do this, touch the camera icon from the chat window, choose an image and slide up. you have six filter for to choose. Choose one of them, touch once on photography and press the icon that allows you to send it.
9. HOW TO HIDE MESSAGES
Usually, messages from WhatsApp also appear in the lock screen of the smartphone the problem of this is that any person nearby You can get to read them. Deactivate easily this function preview like this:
iPhone: touch in settings and deactivates the Show controller messages and previews.
Android: go to notifications, pop-up notification and never show pop-up window.
10. STATISTICS ABOUT DATA
Access the WhatsApp settings and touch on data and storage and use of data. Now you will see how many messages and data you have sent and received to through the app. You can reset the statistics touching over the entry restart statistics. Then, you can verify the use of data WhatsApp generated for you week.