WhatsApp has added one other useful characteristic replace, with customers now in a position to edit sent messages in the app for a interval after hitting ‘Ship’.
As you’ll be able to see on this instance, you’ll now be capable of replace any despatched message, inside quarter-hour of submitting it, which is able to assist to handle small errors inside your DMs.
As per WhatsApp:
“From correcting a easy misspelling to including further context to a message, we’re excited to carry you extra management over your chats. All you have to do is long-press on a despatched message and select ‘Edit’ from the menu for as much as fifteen minutes after.”
Edited messages will present an ‘edited’ marker alongside them, so readers are conscious of any corrections, although you received’t have an edit historical past – so that you received’t be capable of see what was edited, particularly, in every remark.
It’s a useful replace, which is able to assist with these significantly annoying auto-correct points or avoiding the context of your message could be misconstrued based mostly on submitting the unsuitable phrase since you’re typing shortly. And the 15-minute window is an effective period of time to catch any adjustments – although you’ll be able to at all times nonetheless clarify mistypes in a later follow-up if wanted.
WhatsApp’s new modifying replace is being rolled out to customers globally from in the present day, and will likely be obtainable to everybody ‘within the coming weeks’.