One of the famous features of The WhatsApp Which many users hate is groups. In the end, almost no one can escape from WhatsApp groups, because they are often necessary to communicate with people at work, in class or even with family.
The problem is that on several occasions, Groups can become confusing if you do not know how to manage them so as not to become a torment while using a file smart phone.
In order to live a quieter life dealing with WhatsApp groups, the popular messaging app offers A series of options and settings that allow users to control who their notifications, archived messages received, or who can add to new groups, As Infobae will appear below:
This way you can avoid being added to more groups
If you do not want to be added to groups without your consent, go to Settings > Accounts > Privacy > Groups. There you can configure who can add you to the group: anyone (everyone), only your contacts, only certain people or no one.
in option “My contacts, except for…” This is where you can choose which contacts can get permission to add you to the group.
If selected ‘all communication’ (icon in the top right), no one will be able to add you to the group and that person will have to invite you with a link so that you can accept yourself and thus join the group.
Disable automatic download of media files
With this option, you can avoid the automatic download of photos, videos, audios and documents of your group.
To do this, access Settings > Storage & Data and configure automatic downloads using mobile data and WiFi, Deselect all options Why You have to manually download each received file yourself.
The attraction to media vision
Thanks to groups, it is possible to receive dozens of photos and videos every day, and sometimes even unwanted content.
To prevent these photos and videos from appearing in your camera roll Iphone also Androidyou have to reach group info Click on the group name and in media file viewing mode, Finally Activate the option you don’t want to download media files from this chat in the gallery.
Archive collections that cannot be left
If a person is added to a group that they do not want to belong to, but also does not want to leave, they can be archived so that the group does not appear again in the chat overview.
If you have an Android phone, select the group by pressing and holding and clicking the file icon. The group will move to the new section archived. Archived chats are muted and will remain archived by default even if you receive new messages.
On the other hand, on iPhone, you just have to go to “talks” (under Settings) and select the option that says Keep chats archived.
Muting group notifications is one of the options required for configuration. To do this, enter a group, and in the list of options choose Mute notifications.
There you can choose 8 hours, 1 week or always. By default, it will not show notifications either, but if all you want to do is turn off the sound and see messages, you should enable the option “Show notifications.
Finally, for these important groups, you can customize your notifications so that each looks different.
To do this, you have to enter the group and touch the group name to see more information. There you will find the option “Customize Notifications” s Choose notification tones, vibrations, and whether they are high priority notifications.