WhatsApp launched disappearing messages in November, these allow you to send texts, images and other media that will automatically be deleted after 7 days. But what if that’s too prolonged? The IM app is testing a unusual feature called Examine Once messages.
They carry out what it says on the tin – the recipient can survey the photograph or video and this will disappear immediately after they end it. These kind of messages regain no previews in the notification shade or on the lock display mask, of route.
Examine Once messages can be despatched in each individual and team chats. The feature is activated by tapping the circled 1 in the textual instruct field:
Apparently, this feature works even supposing the recipient’s app doesn’t strengthen it but – the message will seemingly be long gone after the primary viewing. This is nice because at the 2nd totally the beta version of the Android app (18.104.22.168) supports sending such messages.
Aid in ideas that WhatsApp doesn’t offer protection to against screenshots or display mask recording, which can defeat the Examine Once messages. The app won’t even alert you if the recipient captured the message.