The most widely used messaging app WhatsApp has finally introduced a long-awaited feature that enables users to edit sent messages.
Where you have 15 minutes to edit the message after you send it.
Millions of WhatsApp users have been waiting for a feature that would allow them to correct typos, mistakes, or unintentionally offensive messages that were typed in haste.
WhatsApp wants to improve user experience and provide a more flexible messaging platform with its all recent update.
The editing feature allows users to change the text of their sent messages, resulting in better and more precise communication. And WhatsApp displays a small “Edited” tag below the modified message.
The process of editing a sent WhatsApp message is simple. We discuss the step-by-step guide for both devices android and iPhone. Here’s how:
How to Edit WhatsApp Messages on Android
- Open the WhatsApp.
- Locate the message you wish to edit.
- Long-press on it.
- A menu appears at the top. Tap the three-dot icon at the top right corner.
- Select the “Edit” option. Make the necessary changes to the message.
- Tap the “send” button to share the edited message.
How to Edit WhatsApp Messages on iPhone
- Open WhatsApp.
- Go to the recently sent messages you want to edit.
- Tap and hold on to the messages, and a drop-down menu appears.
- Select the edit option.
- Now edit the messages and tap on the send button to send it again.
Many questions are asked on the internet related to editing WhatsApp messages. So I collected them and added to this article for my readers.
Q1. Is it possible to Edit WhatsApp messages?
Yes! Recently WhatsApp added these features for both Android and iOS devices. You can easily edit the sent WhatsApp messages within 15 minutes. Follow the above guide I already discuss.
If you didn’t find these features then update your WhatsApp to the latest version.
Q2. Will WhatsApp let you edit messages that have been sent?
Yes! But you can only change sent messages up to 15 minutes after sending it.
Q3. How do I Edit and delete WhatsApp messages?
To edit the WhatsApp messages: Tap and hold on the messages > tap on three dots at the top right corner > select edit.
To delete WhatsApp messages: Tap and hold on the messages > menu appears on the top > select delete.
Q4. Can you edit messages on the WhatsApp web?
No! For now, no message editing features are not available for the WhatsApp web version.
Mistakenly if you send a wrong message then you can easily edit it. By following the above guide. I hope you enjoyed this guide.
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