I bet now many WhatsApp users will get a sigh of relief after hearing this news. Yes, you are reading this is true! WhatsApp officially announced this in their recent updates. Now it is easy to hide last seen time stamp from your contacts. This feature of WhatsApp really made many people angry and to cry sometimes because it reveals your presence on internet and many people more than 90 per cent likes privacy in their internet activity. Before this I wrote one article on how you can hide last seen using a trick and an android software. But now you don’t have to install any other apps to do so. Let us see how you can do these things easily.
WhatsApp introduced three things. The first one is to hide last seen. The second one will help you to hide your display picture form strangers. And finally, you can also hide your status! That’s really a big change made by WhatsApp. Today almost more than half billion people use WhatsApp worldwide. They want some privacy in their account. As you may know Facebook purchased WhatsApp and therefor they are making changes in the WhatsApp. Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, likes privacy and he is very strict at people’s privacy. Before this, only iPhone users were able to hide their last seen. Now Android users can also do this easily. It is expected that this update will soon come to Windows phone also. See how you can also hide last seen, display picture and status.
Steps to Hide Last Seen Notification, Display picture and WhatsApp Status
- Open WhatsApp and click on Settings.
- After settings, tap on “Account”.
- You will see option “Privacy”. Tap on that.
- Inside privacy, you will get three option to change these settings.
- Done! Isn’t it easy?