WhatsApp Update: Forward stickers without saving! Details inside

  • WhatsApp beta for Android is allowing forwarding stickers without first saving them, according to WABetaInfo.
By HT TECH
| Updated on Nov 27 2021, 02:26 PM IST
WhatsApp has released a new way to forward official sticker packs to your contacts and groups.
WhatsApp has released a new way to forward official sticker packs to your contacts and groups. (Pixabay)

WhatsApp keeps on updating itself to provide more features to its users and make the application easy to operate along with providing safety and security to datas. The application is mostly working on bringing new improvements to stickers. Now there is an update that WhatsApp beta for Android is allowing forwarding stickers and you can now forward stickers without first saving them. The information was provided by WABetaInfo over its twitter handle where it said, "WhatsApp beta for Android allows forwarding stickers! You can now forward stickers without first saving them."

As per the information in the WhatsApp beta for Android 2.21.13.15 update, WhatsApp released a new way to forward official sticker packs to your contacts and groups. After installing some recent updates, WhatsApp is now adding a shortcut to quickly forward a sticker. WhatsApp users who love using stickers and sending it to their contacts will now be easily able to do the same by simply forwarding it.

Why is WhatsApp introducing this shortcut?

As per the information provided by WABetaInfo, the shortcut will prove to be very useful when you want to send a sticker to your contacts without first saving it or viewing the message option to forward the sticker.

Also, it can be noted that the feature is available for beta testers and for people that install the latest WhatsApp for Android – Web Release. However, there is no update on when the shortcut will be available for iOS users.

Earlier it was informed that WhatsApp is working on viewing reaction information. "WhatsApp is working on viewing reaction info! There are finally more details about message reactions, and how they can be viewed. It's under development and it will be released in a future update," WABetaInfo had tweeted.

The ability to react to a WhatsApp message, is a new feature under development. WABetaInfo has explained that everyone will be able to see who reacted to a message since reactions are not anonymous. Reactions will be available in individual chat threads and group chats and everyone can see who reacted to a message simply viewing the reaction info.

"The feature has been spotted during the development of WhatsApp beta for iOS, but WhatsApp is also working on bringing the same ability on WhatsApp beta for Android as well," WABetaInfo said.

It can be noted that message reactions are under development and there is no information regarding its release date.

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First Published Date: 27 Nov, 02:26 PM IST
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