WhatsApp Status allows it users to share their moments with photos, videos and animated GIFs which disappear after 24 hours. This status updates can be seen only by the contacts saved in the address book.
Tap the Status tab and select a contact status to view the person’s update.
You can reply to one’s contact’s status update by taping on Reply at the bottom of the screen.
To Add Your Status Update
Go to the Status screen => Tap the status Icon
=> Choose a existing picture or take a new photo or record a new video => And then tap the send button.
To Change Your Status Privacy
By default your status update are seen by all contacts on your address book, but you can decide who can see your status updates
Go to the Status screen => Tap the Menu Button
=> Tap on Status privacy => Choose who can see your status updates
To Manually Delete Your Status Update
Go to the Status screen => Tap the 3 Dots next to My status => tap and hold your status update
And then tap on the Trash can icon => To Delete.
To Mute A Status Update
Go to the Status screen => Tap and hold your contact’s status update => Tap Mute.
To Unmute Status update
Go to the Status screen => Scroll down to see the Muted status and Tap and hold your contact status update => Tap Unmute.
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