sharing with family, friends or club: group Chats are widely used in Whatsapp far. So far, you could deprive yourself of new groups, but only hard because it was added without the option to opt-out. The changes now.
Whatsapp has introduced a new privacy option for groups. The new invitation system is to be found in the App under settings > Account > privacy > groups. If the setting is "all" must you continue to add people to groups. "My contacts" means that you can only add users that are in the address book to groups. With the Option "My contacts, except for ..." can you target specific contacts, for example, the chief, ruled out.
More control over chat
If you are a user, you want to be excluded via the above setting have to add a group, he will be asked to send you over the personal Chat invitation. This can you within three days to accept, then runs.
How to Whatsapp writes, the Update will be deployed to users around the world. It is to be shipped with the latest Version of the Messengers. With the feature, users will get more control over group messages, explained Whatsapp in his Blog.
Avoid being added to a group chat with people outside of your inner circle. ?????? Now you can have more control over who can add you to a group. To enable this setting, update to the latest version of #WhatsApp! https://t.co/tvpg5iZk62 pic.twitter.com/0j9dN31wqA— WhatsApp Inc. (@WhatsApp) January 6, 2019
Actually, the operator of the Messengers had announced the feature in April, and already partially rolled out. The groups Feature seems to be, however, not all users have arrived. Some readers complained at the time that you will see in the settings options.
20min.ch now has to demand and receive the following response: "The current Update is being distributed since Wednesday. Users will see it in the next few days. We recommend all users, to make sure that you have installed the latest Version of the App," explains a spokesman for the company on request.
Created: 08.11.2019, 15:32 PM