WhatsApp is rolling out a new upcoming feature that will allow users to hide unwanted status from the WhatsApp messenger. This new feature will enable users to hide muted status updates completely.
A well known WABetaInfo confirms this news in a tweet “WhatsApp is starting to roll out the possibility to hide muted status updates”.
I confirm that WhatsApp is starting to roll out the possibility to hide muted status updates! https://t.co/Y6p0F3w9zl
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) September 18, 2019
Currently, when you mute a status updates from a contact, WhatsApp shows them at the bottom of WhatsApp status area, and after this upcoming feature, users will be able to hide them completely from the status area.
The Hide Mute Status feature was reported few months ago that this feature is under development but now the feature has been enabled for testing on WhatsApp Beta version 2.19.260 version. The new feature will allow users to hide completely unwanted status from the contacts. All muted status will be hide completely from the WhatsApp Status section.
Currently, the new feature is available for testing on all Beta Version 2.19.260. All these Android users who are enrolled to WhatsApp beta version can see and and use this feature. If you don’t see the option then you will be required to uninstall your WhatsApp and then re install it (backup your chats before uninstalling).