Ever sent a message on WhatsApp and said “wish I didn’t send that”? Well, Whatsapp message recall feature is coming pretty soon.
Whatsapp message recall feature was enabled in the latest Whatsapp beta, the functionality though is not working as it was disabled server side.
What is Whatsapp Message Recall Feature
Whatsapp message recall feature will let you recall a message. Once you recall a message, the person at the end of the conversation will see a message saying The message has been recalled. As per WABetaInfo developer Alex193a you will have 512 seconds or 8 minutes and 32 seconds to recall a message after you send it.
In the beta version long pressing a message will show the recall option along with the delete option. However, Whatsapp can change that in the final production version.
Other features coming to Whatsapp include live location sharing and a redesigned Material UI.
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