WhatsApp has been coming up with new features for a long time to make the experience of its users great. The company has so far introduced many such features which users have liked a lot. At the same time, Facebook-owned company WhatsApp is starting to roll out the ‘View Once’ feature to make the chatting experience even better. The feature of this feature will be that after enabling it, the sent photos and videos will be automatically deleted from the receiver’s chat after watching it. This feature will be somewhat similar to the disappearing message launched last year. While messages in the Disappearing Messages feature are deleted after seven days, messages in the View Once feature will be deleted immediately after they are viewed.
new feature on whatsapp web
According to the report of WABetaInfo, the company is rolling out this feature for WhatsApp Web. The View Once feature is being offered with the update version number 2.2126.11 of WhatsApp App Web. According to the report, this feature is being rolled out in batches and in the coming days it will reach all WhatsApp web users.
WhatsApp Web 2.2126.11: what’s new?
WhatsApp is rolling out the view once feature and the new archive for more users today!https://t.co/gDDoNbO2fb
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) July 11, 2021
When will this feature be rolled out for Android users?
No information has been officially revealed about when the View Once feature will be rolled out for mobile users. But, recently it was revealed that WhatsApp will now roll out this feature for beta testers with Android version number 184.108.40.206.
iOS users will get this feature soon
On the other hand, according to a new WABetaInfo report, WhatsApp is soon going to bring the ‘View Once’ feature in the iOS beta version. The beta version was recently seen in Android. For WhatsApp beta users on iOS, this feature is going to come with the update v 220.127.116.11.
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) July 12, 2021
Redesigned in-app notification feature
According to another new report, WhatsApp is working on redesigned in-app notifications. With the new features, WhatsApp beta will give users accurate information about notification banners, photos, videos, GIFs and stickers. Users can be given the benefit of this facility in the last quarter of the year.