13 Cool Secret Whatsapp Features You Might Be Missing
Whatsapp is increasing its user base everyday in big numbers and we all enjoy chatting on Whatsapp. But while chatting some of us forget to visit Settings section and miss ton of whatsapp features. Out of those we bring some cool secret Whatsapp features you might be missing till now and Apologize in case you already know all of these basic but tricky and above all very useful features.
Hide Your Profile Picture
When you do not want to let other people watch your profile picture you can turn it off in Settings> Account> Privacy. You can set it for only your contacts, means only people you have in your contact list can watch your profile picture.
Hide Your Last Seen
Same as Your profile picture you can hide your Last Seen in the same page. But if you do not share your last seen , you would not be able to see other people’s last seen.
Hide Your Status
If ‘Cant talk, Whatsapp only’ is still your whatsapp status you seriously do not need to this turn on or off. 🙂 However visit the same page to hide your status.
Enable Two Step Verification
You will need to enter your PIN when registering your phone number with WhatsApp again When Two Step verification is enabled. To enable this go to Settings> Account> Two step verification> Enter your PIN> re-enter Your PIN> enter your email address> re-enter your email address. You are done, two-step verification is enabled. if you forget your password Email adress is asked to reset .
Change Background Wallpaper
You can make your chat fun by changing wallpaper. You should visit Settings> Chats to make changes. choose a solid or you can set your own from gallery or you can download WhatsApp Wallpaper library.
What if every photo and video gets automatically downloaded when you are connected to WiFi. definitely it will save a lot of bucks for you. You can manage in Settings> Data Usage.
Specific Notifications for Selected Chats
If you do not want notifications for specific chats you can mute a chat by holding a chat for a second> Click on Mute button> Mute for a year> unmark show notifications> Hit ok.
Change Your Number
Changing your phone number will migrate your account info, groups and settings. Settings> Account> Change Number> Enter your old number and new number> Click done. That’s it whatsapp will auto verify your number.
Delete Your Account
Deleting your account will delete your account from Whatsapp, Erase your message history, Delete you from all your whatsapp groups and will delete your google drive backup. To delete your account, confirm your country code and enter your phone number in Settings> Account> Delete my account and press Delete My Account. Good Bye Whatsapp!
Mark Favorite Messages
You can collect all your favorite messages at one place so you can read them together. To do this open a chat> Hold on the message (you want to save) for a second> Click * (star) icon. Your message is saved. To view it Click on 3 vertical dots and then on Starred Messages.
Whatsapp on PC/Laptop
Visit web.whatsapp.com on your computer and scan the QR code you get in by clicking 3 vertical lines and Whatsapp web.
Create Your Own Group
Open WhatsApp> 3 vertical lines> New group> Select whom you want to add in your group> Select Arrow sign> Type your group name and hit OK.
See Your Special Ones First
Whatsapp new update brings Pin-to-top feature which means you can pin up to 3 contacts on the top. To do this simply hold on a chat for a second and click on Pin-to-top.