Sure, you'll still have to give your thumb a sizeable workout by scrolling back to the message you want, but once you have it, you can simply hold down on it, then hit the left arrow on Android or the 'reply' button on i OS to deliver your Whats App mic drop. Well, sadly it's not as easy as simply clicking the corresponding button.
This feature will handily link them back to that message if they need added context as well. Throw in some bold and italics to get your point across Whats App is great for most things. Fortunately there's a hidden little feature to help you better get your point across and help your friends understand the urgency of your messages. Instead, every time you want to put a bit of emphasis on a certain word, you'll have to put the desired command shortcut around the words you want to stand out.
From dodging awkward messages without the guilt to keeping the adult stuff private, here are the Whats App tips and tricks that will turn you into a messaging master.1.
Hide the fact that you're ignoring someone Read Receipts) is a great way to avoid the 'I know you've read it' message rebuttals when opting to ignore someone.
If you've set up daily backup for your favoured chats (see tip #11), Whats App will, in the wee hours of the morning, save that day's messages to the cloud.However big your gang is, ICQ has got room for everyone. And in its place, long live the more popular, more flexible, more user-friendly – and now entirely free – Whats App.From here you can toggle mute on (NB: not big or red), cutting out the bings and bongs for a range of timeframes ranging from "friend-snubbing" 8 hours to an "OK, we're done" full year.7.Use Whats App on the big screen Just because your boss gets a bit sniffy about having your phone out in the office, doesn't mean you have to miss out on important Whats App messages (read inane, time-wasting chatter). Dedicated Windows and Mac OS Whats App apps have just launched, meaning you can seamlessly sync your smartphone-based chats to your primary computer and skive work without anyone suspecting a thing - bonus.8.