WhatsApp tips: Now you can chat without looking online, awesome features have arrived
There is great news for WhatsApp users. The company has finally brought the feature, which millions of users were waiting for for a long time. The name of the new feature is Who can see when I am online. With this new feature of WhatsApp, users will be able to keep their online status hidden while using the app.
Users will get this option in the Last seen and online option given in the privacy section of WhatsApp settings. WABetaInfo, a website that tracks the latest updates of WhatsApp, has also shared a screenshot of this new feature.
You will be able to decide who can see your online status
It can be seen in the screenshot that users can change the setting of their online status by going to the last seen and online option. In Last Seen, users will get four options - Everyone, My Contacts, My Contact Except, and Nobody to hide their last seen.
At the same time, for online status, the company is giving the option of Everyone and Same as last seen. By selecting the option in Who can see my last seen except My contacts, you can decide who gets information about your being online and who is not.
Feature for beta testers
The company is currently offering this feature to select beta testers in beta version 18.104.22.168 of WhatsApp Android. According to WABetaInfo, some beta testers may also get this feature in the 22.214.171.124 beta build.