Latest Features in Whatsapp for Android

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Whatsapp is one the biggest messaging platform and here you’ll find the latest features in whatsapp for Android that are introducing very frequently from past few months.

Send a WhatsApp message using google assistant

send whatsapp message using Google Assistant
send whatsapp message using Google Assistant

If you are busy doing your important tasks and not very available for chat or you are not in mood of typing, Don’t worry WhatsApp has resolved this problem for you. You don’t need to type anymore. Simply use your Google Assistant to help you in sending your message. Let’s see the simple steps to do that.

Step 1: Turn your Google Assistant on

First of all you need to turn your google assistant enable on  your phone. For doing this you need to follow the steps below.

  • Open Google search app on your phone.
  • Go to the menu and than click on settings
  • Now turn on the Google Assistant

Here you have completed the essential part. We are ready to move forward.

Step 2: Start speaking to your phone

  • First phrase you need to say is “OK GOOGLE“.
  • After this your assistant will ask  “How can i help?“.
  • Now say the phrase “Send a WhatsApp message to <Contact Name>”
  • Let’s say you want to send message to JOHN so just simply say Send a WhatsApp message to JOHN. Assistant will as you What’s the Message?. Record your message and at the end Assistant will ask Do you want to send it or change it? Simply say “Send it” and your message will be delivered.

Delete WhatsApp message for Everyone

Delete WhatsApp message for Everyone
Delete WhatsApp message for Everyone

 

Have you ever sent something mistakenly to the wrong person?. That was really a big problem in the past but now it’s no more a problem. You can simply delete your message if you sent it to the wrong person using few simple steps.

  • Long tap on the message you want to delete
  • This will show you some options on the top of the screen
  • Click on the trash icon
  • It will show a pop-up having three options (Delete for me , Cancel, Delete for everyone)
  • Click on Delete for everyone. and your message will be deleted permanently from both sides.

Change your Fonts on WhatsApp

Change your Fonts on WhatsApp
Change your Fonts on WhatsApp

Its more fun and interesting feature on WhatsApp most of the people don’t know about. You can change Font as well as format of the text in WhatsApp. The font provided by the WhatsApp is called FixedSys and we can change the text  format to Bold, Italics and Strike-Through.For doing this follow the simple steps below.

Changing Font:

For changing text Font in WhatsApp just put grave accent ( ) three times before and after your message

e.g. “`Hi John, How are you“`

Changing Format:

There are three formats that we can apply.

  • Bold: To bold the text in conversation put asterisk ( * ) before and after the message

e.g. ”’Hi John, How are you”’

  • Italic: To write your message in Italics put Underscore ( _ ) before and after your message

e.g. _Hi John, How are you_

  • Strike-Through: To write your message in Strike-Through format put tilde ( ~ ) before and after your message

e.g. ~Hi John, How are you~

 

Check if someone read your message on WhatsApp

Check if someone read your message on WhatsApp
Check if someone read your message on WhatsApp

For checking if someone has received and read your message on WhatsApp just follow the simple steps below.

  • Open your WhatsApp Messenger
  • Open a conversation window
  • Long press on your message
  • Now click on the Three dots icon on the top of the screen
  • Click on info, This will show you when the message was delivered and when it was seen by the receiver

Stop showing if you have read the Message

Stop showing if you have read the Message
Stop showing if you have read the Message

It’s a very cool feature in the WhatsApp that you can hide the info that you’ve read the message or not. That means the sender will not get the Blue Tick when you read the message.But there is one drawback that either you won’t be able to see if someone has read your message.So for applying this feature you need to perform the steps given below.

  • Click on the Three dot icon on the Top right corner of your WhatsApp home screen
  • Now go to Settings > Account > Privacy
  • Here you can UnCheck the Read Receipts

By doing this no one will know if you’ve read the message or not.

Reply to any message on WhatsApp specifically

Reply to any message on WhatsApp specifically
Reply to any message on WhatsApp specifically

This is the very handy feature introduced by WhatsApp. Now you can reply to any message on WhatsApp Also you can mention any message to the receiver to discuss something about that.You can reply to any message using the simple steps given below.

  • Open conversation window
  • Swipe any message to the Right
  • Here you can reply to that message, So write something and send

Change Status Privacy on WhatsApp

Change Status Privacy on WhatsApp
Change Status Privacy on WhatsApp

Now you can decide whether someone can view your WhatsApp status or not. You can change the privacy setting of WhatsApp status following the steps below.

  • Go to the Status tab
  • Now click on the three dots icon on the right top corner
  • Go to the Status Settings
  • Now decide who you want to see your WhatsApp status (My contacts, My contact except, Only share with)

Delete Unwanted Whatsapp Story or Status

Here is a very cool way that can help you deleting the unwanted WhatsApp status or Stories.If someone uploads the annoying Stories on WhatsApp and you don’t want to see them, One way that is provided by the WhatsApp is that you can mute that user. When you mute someones story or status His/Her status will be shown at the bottom of the list and will be blurred. But if you want the permanent solution follow the steps below.

  • Turn off your internet
Delete Unwanted Whatsapp Story or Status
Delete Unwanted Whatsapp Story or Status
  • Go to the Mobile setting > Apps > WhatsApp
Delete Unwanted Whatsapp Story or Status
Delete Unwanted Whatsapp Story or Status
  • Force Stop WhatsApp
  • Now go to the Time & Date settings
Force Stop Whatsapp
Force Stop Whatsapp
  • Turn off the automatic time option
  • Now change your Phone’s date one day ahead
Turn off the automatic time option
Turn off the automatic time option
  • Now go to the WhatsApp story tab
  • See there is no story available
Whatsapp remove all stories
Whatsapp remove all stories
  • Now you can set your date and time or Turn On the automatic time & date option

Try it and let us know if you are having any trouble.

Delete WhatsApp Message permanently whenever you want

WhatsApp has given us facility to delete our message within 1 or 2 hours. But what if we want to delete the message after this time? Yes we have a solution for you. Just follow the simple steps below and you can delete any message from WhatsApp whenever you want.

  • Turn off your internet
Delete WhatsApp Message permanently whenever you want
Delete WhatsApp Message permanently whenever you want
  • Go to the Mobile setting > Apps > WhatsApp
Navigate to Whatsapp in Apps
Navigate to Whatsapp in Apps
  • Force Stop WhatsApp
  • Now go to the Time & Date settings
Force Stop WhatsApp
Force Stop WhatsApp
  • Turn off the automatic time option
Turn off the automatic time option
Turn off the automatic time option
  • Set the time just few minutes after you sent the message
  • Now open the WhatsApp without turning on your internet connection
  • You’ll see the option “Delete for everone” will be available

Save Your Data on WhatsApp

Backup Your Data on WhatsApp
Backup Your Data on WhatsApp

Have you ever saved your data on WhatsApp? Here is the simple trick that will help you to save your personal links or reminders etc.Follow the simple steps below and make your data saved on WhatsApp where you can use it anytime you want or share with your friends.

  • Open WhatsApp
  • Create a Group and add just one person
  • Now remove that person from the group
  • You are only person left in the group so whatever you’ll share into that group will only be visible to you
  • Enjoy your personal wallet now!
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