WhatsApp Is Planning To Add Recall and Edit Options to the Sent Messages
By MEHER ONISA : 17-Dec-2016
WhatsApp is coming with coolest features like Recalling sent messages. It is testing a new attribute that will allow users to 'recall' as well as ‘edit’ sent messages at a condition when the recipient has not have seen the message.
Therefore, the sent messages which were earlier irrevocable will now become easily revocable by 'edit' addon.
The 'recall window' will be available until the recipient reads the message. .In case the message is 'recalled', the software will delete it from the recipient's smartphone device.
This functionality is qualified to have appeared on WhatsApp beta version 126.96.36.1999 on iOS. In a tweet, WABetaInfo has mentioned that the changelog associated with the upcoming tools is available.
"Changelog of #WhatsApp #beta for #iOS 188.8.131.529 is available now!"
On pastebin.com the information on changelog includes Updated Arabic, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Simplified and Traditional Chinese localizations.
The Add-ons and Enhancements Includes:
Swift Libraries added already
WhatsApp 2.17.1 has systematized the iOS 10.2 SDK
Technical improvements allows WhatsApp to manage groups better
Possibility to mute a status already added in Android
Improvements to play audio in process
Possibility to edit messages that you already sent is added. You but cannot edit very old messages of yours
Possibility to revoke messages added. You cannot revoke very old messages
Possibility to remove a status added
Diversification for the backup feature in process
Multiple enhancements in process for encrypting media in the backup
Low Light Mode for WhatsApp automatic Camera added
Many improvements in process for Status verification if there are new statuses for the badge or groups
The screenshots shared by WABetaInfo indicates that the 'Revoke' option will project at the same menu where you have 'Reply', 'Star', 'Forward', 'Delete', 'Message' and 'Speak' options
In the event the users have changes their mind they can soon 'recall' or ’edit’ the sent messages in a few seconds.