WhatsApp is reportedly engaged on a brand new characteristic that enables customers to transform their photographs into stickers on the desktop app. The Fb-owned on the spot messaging platform is alleged to be creating the characteristic as of now and it isn’t but obtainable for beta testers, as per WABetaInfo. WhatsApp hasn’t formally introduced when it intends to make the brand new characteristic stay for all desktop customers. The app was just lately reported to be testing time restrict settings for Disappearing Mode for Android customers.
The brand new ‘Ship Picture as Sticker’ characteristic was reportedly noticed on WhatsApp for Desktop beta model 2.2137.3 by WhatsApp options tracker WABetaInfo. Nevertheless, the report additionally talked about that “this characteristic is below improvement, it isn’t obtainable for beta testers.”
As per the preview of the characteristic shared by WABetaInfo, as soon as the characteristic is rolled out, customers will be capable to see a brand new Sticker icon subsequent to the caption bar. Upon tapping that, WhatsApp will ship a picture as a sticker as a substitute of a daily photograph add. Additionally, customers will be capable to confirm if the picture that has already been despatched is a sticker or not. As per the report, WhatsApp is just not engaged on the identical characteristic on WhatsApp beta for Android and iOS at this second.
The most recent characteristic will assist WhatsApp customers rapidly create a sticker from a picture, with out utilizing any third-party app.
WhatsApp usually releases new options and updates to supply a greater person expertise. A latest report instructed that WhatsApp is engaged on Disappearing Mode and can enable Android customers to set totally different timings — 90 days, 7 days, or 24 hours for its ephemeral messages. The default disappearing messages timer will reportedly be obtainable within the Disappearing messages part within the app’s Privateness settings. There can be an Off possibility too. As soon as the timer is enabled, WhatsApp chats could be deleted mechanically after the chosen length.
Aside from the disappearing characteristic, WhatsApp can be mentioned to be testing a voice message transcription characteristic for iOS customers. The brand new characteristic could attain each Android and iPhone customers over time. At current, WhatsApp does not present transcription of voice messages. There are as a substitute third-party apps on each iOS and Android that say they’ll transcribe the messages you obtain.