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Though we constantly keep our hands on the WhatsApp, with new updates every now and then to catch up audience base, you could have missed these really handy features. Let’s take a look at some of the features you probably didn`t know existed in Whatsapp
Without any doubts, WhatsApp is one of the world`s most popular instant messengers having more than 1.5 billion users across the globe, with nearly 250 million in India itself. It has become such a dependency on people that from formal conversations to informal chat all is being carried out on this booming social media app. Though we constantly keep our hands on the apps, with new updates every now and then to catch up audience base, you could have missed these really handy features.
Let’s take a look at some of the features you probably didn`t know existed in Whatsapp
You can send money to your friends directly on WhatsApp. To access the feature, Go to WhatsApp > Settings > Payments > Send Payment > Send to UPI ID.
With new update you can send messages to people without saving their number, WhatsApp has recently come up with a feature called "Click to Chat" which allows users to send messages to numbers that are not saved in their contact list.
It often becomes tedious to know where your friend is. But with Whatsapp new feature you can share the live location for the time you opt for. So now your contacts will know where you are heading to and where they can catch you, whenever you want. Life sounds easy, isn’t it?
You can add location stickers to images and videos. After choosing image/video, users only need to select the "smiley" icon at the top to add stickers. The location stickers are available only for iOS users at present. You can tag a location and add the current time as stickers on pictures/videos apart from the regular emoji stickers.
How often do you send a message to a wrong person? No worries, for you can delete it now, For deleting a message, users can select a message and click on "Delete" (trash icon) to choose from "Delete for Me" and "Delete for Everyone" (deleting messages from others` chats) options.
To read the deleted text, you will need some third-party app that can access the phone`s notification log and show the deleted messages existing as "notifications".
You can use WhatsApp in local Indian languages too, You can go to Settings > Chats > App Language > Select a language, Apart from English, WhatsApp supports Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, and Malayalam for Indian users.
Got some more features that we don’t know about? Well, feel free to share with us in the comments section below!
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