NEW DELHI: WhatsApp lately launched six new options for its voice message performance. It seems that the favored messaging app has began testing a brand new characteristic for Home windows customers. Fb-owned WhatsApp has began testing a brand new ‘View As soon as’ characteristic on Home windows. The characteristic will allow customers to entry images and movies solely as soon as. Together with this, the app has additionally began testing a brand new pop-up menu for cellphone numbers that ship you a message and select between dialing them or including to contacts.
In accordance with a report by WABetaInfo, the Twitter account that tracks adjustments in WhatsApp construct, WhatsApp for Home windows beta 2.2212.2.0 has been launched for early testers. The beta replace means that WhatsApp customers on Home windows can have the flexibility to view images and movies shared utilizing the ‘View As soon as’ characteristic. Nonetheless, the replace doesn’t embrace the choice to ship media content material that may be seen as soon as.
WhatsApp launched the ‘View As soon as’ characteristic on Android and iOS final yr. With the ‘view as soon as’ characteristic, images and movies despatched on this mode could be seen solely as soon as. The despatched media will disappear from the chat as soon as a consumer opens the picture or video.
Whereas this characteristic could sound attention-grabbing, do observe that the particular person to whom you’re sending the images or movies can at all times save them by taking a screenshot. WhatsApp doesn’t stop customers from taking screenshots nor does it notify customers when the receiver of the message has taken a screenshot.
Together with this, WABetaInfo has additionally revealed that WhatsApp can be engaged on introducing a pop-menu for cellphone numbers for Home windows customers. It offers the flexibility to dial the quantity instantly utilizing the default app or add it to the contact record. Additionally, if the quantity is already energetic on WhatsApp, then the app means that you can instantly chat with the consumer.