WhatsApp not too long ago launched message reactions and it didn’t take lengthy for rumors to trace at a potential replace, which can permit folks to react to messages with any emoji. The messaging platform even started beta-testing the identical and as one would anticipate, this skill is now rolling out to everybody. Listed here are the main points.
WhatsApp Message Reactions 2.0 Launched
Meta’s Mark Zuckerberg, through a current Fb put up, introduced that it’s rolling out the skill to react to a message with any emoji (that your keyboard helps) you want. This will probably be much like how one can react to DMs on Instagram.
The put up reads, “We’re rolling out the flexibility to make use of any emoji as a response on WhatsApp. A few of my favorites:🤖🍟🏄♂️😎💯👊.“
For many who don’t know, message reactions on WhatsApp supported solely six emojis on the time of launch. This included thumbs up, coronary heart, laughing face, shocked face, teary face, and fingers collectively.
To decide on the specified emoji, all it’s a must to do is, long-press a message and choose the “+” icon subsequent to the present 6 emoji choices. Choose the emoji of your alternative from the checklist that may seem and it’s executed. Very similar to the primary iteration of message reactions, it is possible for you to to alter the emoji response as per your alternative and even un-react if you need. And the principle rule stays; that you may solely add one emoji per message.
Different noteworthy factors counsel that reactions to disappearing messages can even disappear and the variety of reactions to a message can’t be hidden. Plus, should you react to a message and determine to delete it, one other individual would nonetheless have the ability to see the emoji response.
I attempted accessing the function but it surely seems that WhatsApp is step by step rolling out to customers and it shall attain all customers (each Android and iOS) quickly. So, keep affected person with this and if you’ll be able to react to a WhatsApp message with any emoji, do share your ideas on it within the feedback beneath.