WhatsApp made a big change in the time limit for deleting messages, added 3 new privacy features

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The company has now extended the deadline for everyone to delete messages sent on WhatsApp. The company has now extended the option ‘Delete for Everyone’ available while deleting the sent message to 2 days. That is, if you want to use ‘Delete for Everyone’ then it can be done within 2 days. Earlier its time limit was 1 hour 8 minutes and 16 seconds. WhatsApp had hinted about this feature in February. With this, three new privacy features have been launched on Messenger.

Through a post on Twitter, WhatsApp announced Did that now you will have 2 days to delete the sent message. In 2018, the company launched this feature with a time limit of one hour. Even before this, the time limit to delete the message was 7 minutes. Which was later increased to 1 hour 8 minutes.

To use the new feature, you and the receiver to whom you are sending the message must have the latest version of WhatsApp. The company has not yet confirmed whether this feature has been launched for both Android or iOS users. The Delete for Everyone feature is very easy to use. All you have to do is tap and hold on the message you want to delete. After holding you have to follow Delete > select “Delete for everyone” and that message will be deleted for the front receiver as well.

Apart from this, the company has also launched three new privacy features. One of them is – you can leave a group without telling everyone, plus you can control your online status. That is, according to your wish, you can determine which person will see your online status. In the third feature, you can now stop the receiver from taking a screen shot of the sent message for one time.

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