Get to know another unknown functionality of the messaging app and show off to friends and family.
When we use an application for a long timethis usually stops having mysteries for us and we consider that we dominate itnot knowing that discovering its secrets can improve the user experience even more, if possible. WhatsApp forms part of the daily communication of millions of people and since Urban Techno we don’t get tired of reeling you off best tricks to become the ultimate ‘master’. Knowing how to modify your voice in the audios or recover deleted messages are some of the tricks that we have shown you. Today it is the turn of an option that few people know and even fewer use.
Use WhatsApp’s secret menu to access the most used options without having to enter the app itself
The option to use this menu works the way similar on Android and iOSalthough it has its differencesso we will tell you how to access it in both operating systems and everything you can do without having to enter the application itself. First of all, since the image that we show you below is obtained with a iPhonewe show you how invoke the secret menu in iOS. You just have to go to the homepage and make a long press on WhatsApp iconuntil the menu is displayed before you.
On this occasion, in addition to the native options of the Apple operating system, the first option will appear Search, which will allow you to search for any type of file, be it photos, GIFs, links, videos, documents or audios. The option of new chat will allow you to start a conversation with any of your contacts, Camera will open the service within the app and my QR code it will allow others to scan it to add you to their contacts.
If we are users of a device Androidthe operation to perform is basically the same, being able to access this secret menu through a long press on WhatsApp icon. However, unlike on iOS, on Android phones we will discover different options. By removing the options at the top, which happen to be native system actions, you will be able to directly access the Camera to share your favorite multimedia content. In addition, you will have the option to start a chat with all three conversationswhether from contacts or groups, What else do you use? on the messaging platform. A trick Really easybut what can save you time to chat with friends and family.
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