Annoyed with WhatsApp, Messenger, and Telegram notifications? Do this now

    Constant WhatsApp, Messenger, and Telegram message notifications are very annoying. Know how to mute chat notifications.
    By: HIMANI JHA
    | Updated on: Apr 11 2022, 10:04 IST
    Step-by-step guide to mute chats on WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram.
    Step-by-step guide to mute chats on WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram. (Pixabay)
    Step-by-step guide to mute chats on WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram.
    Step-by-step guide to mute chats on WhatsApp, Messenger and Telegram. (Pixabay)

    While messaging apps like WhatsApp, Telegram, and Messenger have made communication and texting easy, constant chat notifications sometimes become annoying especially when you're a part of a chat group where there are several participants. However, all these apps come with a mute feature that allows users to mute a group chat or any particular chat for some time or forever as per the user's preference. WhatsApp allows users to mute chats both personal and group for 8 hours, or 1 week or for always while Facebook messenger and Telegram too offer the same feature. Here's a step -by- step guide to mute chats on the most widely used chat apps- Messenger, WhatsApp, and Telegram. 

    How to mute chats on WhatsApp 

    1. Open WhatsApp and go to the chat that you want to mute.

    2. Long press on the profile icon or tap on three dots.

    3. You will see a mute icon on the top or simply Mute Chat options

    4. Tap on it and it will show you three options- 8 hrs, 1 week, and Always.

    5. Tick the preferred box and tap on ok. Whoa! It's done. Messages from this chat won't annoy you anymore. 

    How to mute chats on Facebook Messenger 

    1. Open Messenger and tap on contact icon that you want to mute.

    2. You will see three options- Mute message notifications, mute call notifications, mute message and call notifications.

    3. Select the option as per your choice. The last option will mute notifications for both call and messages from that contact.

    4. Tap ok and it's done!

    How to mute chats on Telegram

    Time
    Tools
    Supplies
    30 Minutes
    • Smartphone
    • Laptop
    • Updated browser
    • Internet
    Step 1:

    Open Telegram and head to the chat that you want to mute.

    Step 2:

    Tap on three dots option or long press on profile icon. 

    Step 3:

    You will see the mute option at the top. You can mute chat for 1 hour, 8 hours, mute for 2 days and disable it.

    Step 4:

    Select the option that you want and you’re done.

    Step 5:

    You won't receive any chat notifications from that specific chat group or person. 

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    First Published Date: 11 Apr, 10:04 IST
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