The Facebook-owned messaging platform, WhatsApp, has finally introduced a mute forever option for all the users.
WhatsApp took to Twitter to announce the news of this feature for both Android and iOS users. The messaging platform has also confirmed that this new feature also will be available on WhatsApp Web version.
Until now, WhatsApp allowed users to mute a chat for a couple of hours, weeks or a year. WhatsApp has now replaced that option of muting chat for 1 year with forever. Based on the new list, people can mute a conversation for 8 hours, a week or always. The new mute forever feature is going to be released via an OTA update.
If you need this feature you need to update your WhatsApp app, you’ll need to head over to the Google Play store on your Android device. Within the case of the iPhone, head to the App store. Ensure to attach your device to a stable WiFi connection before updating the messaging application.
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