Whatsapp is one of the most widely used chatting mobile app personally and professionally both.There are billions of users using Whatsapp all around the world.Now Whatsapp is coming with a new feature ‘Delete For Everyone’ like we have in mails (e.g. Outlook).This new feature will allow users to recall the messages sent by mistake.
In our day to day life,it happens with all of us when unintentionally we send some messages to wrong person or wrong group.Sometimes we get embarrassed too.Now there is no need to get tensed anymore with this new feature of Whatsapp- ‘DELETE FOR EVERYONE’.This update will be available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone operating system.
The new feature on WhatsApp will be applicable on all types of messages, including texts, pictures, GIFs, videos, contacts, and more.The WhatsApp’s Delete For Everyone feature will work not only on personal chats but also on group messages.
This new feature is time-sensitive.Delete For Everyone will only work within 7 minutes of sending the message.Within this 7 mins,you can recall your message – it will delete that message from the receiver’s server.
As everything comes with some Pros and Cons. Similarly,there are certain scenarios in which the ‘Delete For Everyone’ feature will not work –
- Message inside a quoted message cannot be recalled
- This new feature will not work on a Broadcast List
- Messages cannot be revoked after 7 minutes of sending them
- Delete for everyone will not work for Symbian OS
Also,there is one more Whatsapp upcoming feature – Edit Sent Text Messages as well like we have in Microsoft Teams.