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Whatsapp On The Road to Change, ’Delete For Everyone’ Feature

Delete for Everyone
Written by Asif Aslam

New Delhi: Well, all of us know that Whatsapp has been acquired by Facebook and regularly, features are being provided. Well, the company has made a change in their ‘Delete For Everyone’ feature which you folks must know at the very first instance.

Here, the ‘Recipient limit of the ‘Delete For Everyone’ feature is about to get updated.

Hence, to let you know more about this very exciting news,

‘Delete For Everyone’ Feature On the verge of Update

Delete for Everyone

Now, at the very first time of launch in this feature, you were allowed to recall or delete messages within 7 minutes.

On the later phase, the company even increased this time limit was even increased to 1 hour 8 minutes and 16 seconds.

However, this time, the company is further planning to change this feature. Thus, with this, the user experience is bound to increase to some good extents.

Some Word of Mouth by WABetaInfo

According to WABetaInfo, Twitter account helps in tracking the changes done in Whatsapp Beta versions.

Hence, now, the company is rolling out their new feature which will surely make you feel cherishing and happy.

Here, if the message request is not done within 13 hours 8 minutes and 16 seconds, then the message will not be deleted.

Thus, in simpler words, after 13 hours, 8 minutes and 16 seconds, the message will remain as it is for the receiver.

In addition, even if someone has tapped on the message and requested to delete that message, then also, the message will remain constant.

A Word of Mouth by the Tweet

“What does it mean? If you delete a message for everyone, but the recipient won’t receive the revoke request within 13h, 8m, 16s (maybe because the phone was off), the message will **not** be revoked. This is a protection against modded users that revoked messages sent weeks, months and years ago. You can still delete a message for everyone within 1h, 8m, 16s as long as the recipient will receive your revoke request within 13h, 8m, 16s,” said as per the tweet.

What’s main motive behind updating ‘Delete For Everyone’ Feature?

Delete for Everyone

Now, by now, you must be wondering the main motive behind this feature, Right?

Well, with this update, the message can be protected against modded users who revoke months, years and even weekly messages.

Further, the company aims that the modified version of Whatsapp doesn’t really hamper the time of weeks, months and days in any case.

Still, every delete process works in the background. And the users don’t really need to do much in the front end.

When can we able to see the extended delete for everyone feature?

Well, the feature will roll out in the coming days on every single Android, iOS and every other platform.

With this, you will even get the Stickers update on WhatsApp which will be yet another cool and exciting thing.

Wrapping Things Up: Whatsapp On The Road to Change, ’Delete For Everyone’ Feature

So, there we go. I know every one of us was waiting for this feature and finally, Whatsapp is about to do the same.

Apart from that, even the Stickers are coming to WhatsApp which will be a fun for the millennial generation.

Hence, what can we really do now? Well, we can just wait, let the extended ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature come into our device. After which, surely our user experience, as well as privacy methodology, will increase to new levels of glory and satisfaction.

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Asif Aslam

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