WhatsApp offers more than one feature to its users, and now the instant messaging app is going to make a big change in its old feature. In fact, the app is reportedly working on increasing the time limit for the in-app feature, ‘Delete for Everyone’. Delete for Everyone deletes the message, regardless of whether the receiver has downloaded or viewed it. People who use this feature the most, who accidentally send text, photos, gifs, videos to a user or group.
WhatsApp feature tracker, WABetaInfo, has reported that according to the details found in WhatsApp for Android beta v188.8.131.52, the time limit of the ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature can be extended indefinitely from the time limit of 4,096 seconds, which was increased in 2018. was introduced in.
New feature coming for video
Another report by WABetaInfo also states that WhatsApp is getting a new video playback interface on iOS. This will give users the option to play the video in fullscreen, or to close the picture-in-picture window. Some iOS beta testers reportedly started getting this functionality on v184.108.40.206 of the app. It was introduced in the beta version for Android devices at the end of last month.
In addition, the tracker reports that some iOS beta testers may notice changes to the way YouTube videos are played in WhatsApp. These videos will be shown in automatic fullscreen mode.
He also noted that this feature is still in the works, so it should be given as a test till the beta testers arrive. There is also no information about the release timeline for this upcoming feature.