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Popular messaging app WhatsApp will soon get the option to set a user name, through which users will be able to set a unique user name for their account. According to the report of WABetaInfo, to further improve the user experience and privacy of people, WhatsApp is working to bring a new feature, which is in the development phase of beta version 188.8.131.52.
Users will find this new feature of WhatsApp in the profile section of the app’s settings. After this, instead of relying on the mobile number to identify the WhatsApp account, you will also be able to choose a unique user name option.
WABetaInfo tweeted about the upcoming unique username feature
Users will be able to chat without sharing the number
According to the report, after this feature is rolled out, all WhatsApp users will be able to chat with each other without sharing the number. However, how will this feature work and once the username is set, how many times will users be able to change it? No information has been revealed about this yet.
It is believed that soon this feature will be available to beta testers through an update, after which many information about this feature can be revealed.
Recently WhatsApp has rolled out message edit and chat locking feature.
WhatsApp has recently rolled out message edit and chat locking feature. In the message edit feature, users can edit the sent message for up to 15 minutes.
Along with this, users can lock any group or individual chat through the chat lock feature. After enabling this feature, users will be able to access their chats only by themselves using device PIN or biometrics lock.
Process to edit message:
To edit a message on WhatsApp, you have to long press on the message. Changes can be made in the message by clicking on the edit option in the menu. ‘Edited’ will appear in the message so that the person in front is aware of it.
If there is a mistake in writing a message on WhatsApp, then now you can edit it till 15
How to lock and hide chats through chat lock feature?
First of all, update WhatsApp to the latest version for this feature. After that open WhatsApp. Now go to the chat which you want to lock and hide. Tap on the profile picture of the account with that chat. Now you will see Disappearing New chat lock feature will appear under the message, click on it, after which the chat will be locked. Similarly, you can lock and hide other chats as well.
How to access locked and hidden chats?
Open WhatsApp. Now scroll down to the bottom of the chat in the home page of the app. After that a secret folder will appear, tap on it. Now enter the password or fingerprint, after which you will be able to access the chat.There is more news…
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