The most recent replace to WhatsApp provides each consumer the flexibility to cover or present standing data on a per-user foundation. Prior to now, customers had been solely in a position to present their standing to everybody, no one in any respect, or all of their contacts. Now there’s a “my contacts besides…” choice – for these individuals who you need in your contacts checklist, however with whom you don’t want to share all of your always.
This replace for WhatsApp appeared first in Beta mode. For those who’re hoping to achieve entry to the flexibility to share your standing with some, however not all contacts, you may need to take a peek on the Beta model of WhatsApp first. The characteristic ought to seem in WhatsApp settings beneath “Final seen.”
In line with WABetaInfo, the newest Beta launch of WhatsApp contains an replace to Final seen, and this is not going to be the final characteristic to incorporate the brand new “my contacts besides…” choice. Earlier indications in code updates for the Beta software program counsel there’ll be comparable choices for a customers’ Profile Picture and “About” data.
The most recent replace to Android gadgets within the WhatsApp beta program is model 188.8.131.52, and it additionally features a few different neat options not beforehand made obtainable to the general public. Customers can have entry to a brand new Group Icon with the flexibility to pick emojis, stickers, and backgrounds.
For those who’re not seeing the replace but, simply wait! Each the Group Icon and the “my contacts besides…” characteristic updates ought to be obtainable to all Beta customers quickly. As is usually the case with new options corresponding to these, the time period “rolling out” is vital. It might be a couple of minutes earlier than you get the replace – or it is likely to be just a few hours, or days!
Take a peek on the timeline of further WhatsApp bits and piece under, and put together for these options to hit the general public construct earlier than the tip of the 12 months! That’s in the event that they develop into the whole lot the builders of the app hope!