The chat service will automatically mute communities with more than 256 participants.
There are many people who can be files A wave of notifications Which translates to a headache.
While it is up to the user to set notifications or archive chats, notifications in large groups can be a real problem. So, WhatsApp promises to make substantial changes to the default settings.
It is always possible to enter and even modify the notification settings of the group or application, although now the messaging service itself Groups with more than 256 participants will be automatically mutedif the user has not done so before.
According to WABetainfo, The app will display a warning message It states that “the group has more than 256 participants and is muted to reduce notifications.” From this same notice, the user owns the extension Ability to restart notifications if you want.
This novelty will arrive on iOS and Android for users of versions 126.96.36.199 beta and later, although it can also be activated with some previous versions.
People who are part of large groups and don’t have the feature active yet can choose to mute the group manually.
WhatsApp works in Do Not Disturb mode
In the search to improve the digital well-being between the user and his relationship with the messaging application, WhatsApp plans to make adjustments so that the user can Do not receive calls, notifications or messages When you don’t want to be interrupted.
WhatsApp, in its beta (beta) version, will begin to distinguish between missed calls and those rejected by the user because he had a status “do not disturb” Active, with different text in chat.
According to WABetainfo, this Do Not Disturb mode may also prevent WhatsApp calls from entering, or at least make them do so silently.
The latest version of WhatsApp beta for Android starts to respect the corresponding API and as a result, at least in some cases, it will not trigger a full screen warning when a call enters WhatsApp. If the cell phone screen is locked, The user won’t even know.
However, the app will indicate what happened with the legend “Missed call while in Do Not Disturb mode”.
Keep in mind that this text will only be visible to the user. All tones will sound to the person who initiates the call until the call is eventually considered lost, and will appear on his or her mobile phone as unanswered, without indicating the reason.