Meta-owned WhatsApp stated in a remark on Tuesday that the brand new function will now not permit any individual to take screenshots of messages within the ‘view as soon as message’ class. Once the individual receiving such message reads it, that message robotically disappears.
Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Meta, introduced the release of this new function on WhatsApp, announcing that it’s going to lend a hand give protection to consumer’s privateness.
Zuckerberg stated, “WhatsApp is coming with some new privateness similar options. Allows any individual to go out staff chats with out receiving notifications and offers customers keep watch over over who they wish to know when they are on-line. Apart from this, the function of prohibiting taking screenshot of View Once message may be being introduced.
He added that WhatsApp will proceed to paintings in opposition to innovating new tactics to stay customers’ messages protected and personal. In this fashion, efforts are being made to make WhatsApp chat as protected as face-to-face dialog.
WhatsApp has just lately presented ‘view as soon as message’ function in which the message may also be learn simplest as soon as and after that it disappears robotically. In this fashion customers get the choice that no person can stay a virtual document of the message despatched to him. But after receiving some lawsuits about taking screenshots of such messages, WhatsApp is now getting ready to convey a brand new function to make stronger it.
According to a Meta remark, “WhatsApp is now making arrangements to block screenshots of View Once messages for added security. This feature is under testing and will be released to the users soon.
Along with this, WhatsApp is also going to bring this feature this month in which users will have the right to decide who can see them when they are online. Apart from this, there is also a preparation to bring the feature of leaving the group without the other users involved in the group chat.