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4 WhatsApp Settings You must Change Right way

If you are a frequent user of WhatsApp then you should effect this changes  in order to keep yourself safe online.

Group:

Those of you that belongs to several groups, it is important to turn off group notification by doing the below;

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In WhatsApp go to Settings > Notifications > Group
Notifications and turn off “Show Notifications”. If you want to keep the
notifications on, but not have a message alert tone for group messages, you can
select to turn group notifications sounds off.

Adding You to several Groups: This feature was just launched and it will begin rolling out to everyone soon.

To define who can add you to a group go to Settings >
Account > Privacy > Groups. You can then select “Nobody”, “My Contacts”,
or “Everyone”.

Screen Lock:

This feature provide additional layer of security and at the
moment, its available only for iOS users. lets users lock their account with an
authentication screen.

iPhone users can set a Touch ID or Face ID lock for the app
by navigating to Settings > Account > Privacy > Screen Lock.

2FA:

(2FA) allows users to set a code for their WhatsApp account
which will protect it from being hijacked.

To set up 2FA go to Settings > Account > Two-Step
Verification and select enable. You will then be prompted to create a six-digit
PIN.

Last Seen and Read Scripts:

This is an old whatsApp feature and I’m sure some of you have forgotten about it.

Go to Settings > Account > Privacy you will be presented with
important options.

  • Last Seen
    – Select who is able to see when you were last on WhatsApp, from
    “Everyone”, “My Contacts”, and “Nobody”. If you do not share your Last
    Seen, you will not be able to see other users’ Last Seen status.
  • Read Receipts
    – By turning off Read Receipts, users will not be able to see if you have
    read their message – which appears as two blue ticks. However, you in turn
    will not be able to see if they have read your message.
  • Profile Photo and About – You can select who can see your Profile Photo and
    your About information. Options are “Everyone”, “My Contacts”, and
    “Nobody”

That’s it guys!

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