WhatsApp Android is intending to change the tab that indicates “last seen” to “last seen and online,” which will replace the current tab.
WhatsApp is currently developing a new feature that will enable users to disclose their online status to the people in their contact list. This brand-new feature was recently added to WhatsApp Beta version 126.96.36.199 and is presently undergoing quality assurance testing.
WhatsApp Android is intending to change the tab that indicates “last seen” to “last seen and online,” which will replace the current tab. Users can gain access to this function by going to the settings menu and selecting the Privacy tab.
The most recent beta version for Android, version 188.8.131.52, has been launched, and it comes with a new feature that enables users to hide their online status. The Meta-owned firm is responsible for developing this technology.
Users of WhatsApp Android may now hide their online status and the time they were last seen from everyone in their contact list if they want, thanks to a newly added function. This feature will not be available to all users until a specific date in the future, which the organization has not disclosed.
According to a source that surfaced not too long ago, the most recent beta version, 184.108.40.206, has been made available for testing on Android devices, and it comes with a feature that allows users to conceal their online status.
WhatsApp play store details
This new update cannot be downloaded via the Play Store as it is not accessible on the Play Store. Only select beta testers have access to the current beta version for Android. Users of WhatsApp Android beta running the most recent version (220.127.116.11) can access the feature that hides their online status by going to the privacy section of the account settings.
According to the chief executive officer of Meta, the company that owns WhatsApp Android, three new privacy features are going to be released very soon. These features include the ability to hide one’s online status and to exit a group without informing the members of the group.