WhatsApp not too long ago launched message reactions and it didn’t take lengthy for rumors to trace at a attainable replace, which can enable folks to react to messages with any emoji. The messaging platform even started beta-testing the identical and as one would count on, this capability is now rolling out to everybody. Listed below are the main points.
WhatsApp Message Reactions 2.0 Launched
Meta’s Mark Zuckerberg, by way of a latest Fb put up, introduced that it’s rolling out the capability to react to a message with any emoji (that your keyboard helps) you want. This can be much like how one can react to DMs on Instagram.
The put up reads, “We’re rolling out the power to make use of any emoji as a response on WhatsApp. A few of my favorites:🤖🍟🏄♂️😎💯👊.“
For individuals 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, stunned face, teary face, and fingers collectively.
To decide on the specified emoji, all you must do is, long-press a message and choose the “+” icon subsequent to the prevailing 6 emoji choices. Choose the emoji of your alternative from the record that can seem and it’s achieved. Very like 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 would like. And the principle rule stays; that you may solely add one emoji per message.
Different noteworthy factors recommend that reactions to disappearing messages may also disappear and the variety of reactions to a message can’t be hidden. Plus, when you react to a message and resolve to delete it, one other particular person would nonetheless have the ability to see the emoji response.
I attempted accessing the characteristic nevertheless it seems that WhatsApp is steadily 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.