How to ignore messages on WhatsApp with Android

How to ignore messages on WhatsApp with Android
How to ignore messages on WhatsApp with Android
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For some reason, you might want to ignore the messages you receive on WhatsApp with your Android, but you don't know how to do it. Discover with a few very simple tips how to get there.

Steps

Part 1 of 2: Silence Chat Notifications

Ignore Messages on WhatsApp on Android Step 1

Step 1. Open the WhatsApp application

The app icon looks like a green bubble around a white phone handset that you can find in the apps panel or on the home screen.

With this method, you will be able to turn off group and private chat notifications. You will continue to receive messages in the conversation, but without ringing or vibrating notifications

Ignore Messages on WhatsApp on Android Step 2

Step 2. Touch DISC

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Step 3. Press and hold your finger on a conversation

Tap the conversation (s) you want notifications to be silent on. You will see a row of icons appear at the top of the screen (on the green strip).

Ignore Messages on WhatsApp on Android Step 4

Step 4. Touch the icon that looks like a crossed-out speaker

It is located in third position counting from right to left and will allow you to silence notifications.

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Step 5. Select a duration

In other words, select the time during which the notifications will remain silent. You will not receive notifications (ringtones or vibrator) for as long as you want. The available options are: 8 hours, 1 week and 1 year.

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Step 6. Uncheck the box in front of Show notifications

By doing so, you will not receive any notification of any threads in that thread (s).

If you want to continue to see notifications on the screen (without ringtone or vibrator), you can skip this step

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Step 7. Touch OK

After that, notifications will be turned off for as long as you specify, so that it will be easy for you to ignore new messages.

You can still continue to see your new chat messages. In this case, you will just have to open it

Part 2 of 2: turn off read receipts

Ignore Messages on WhatsApp on Android Step 8

Step 1. Open the WhatsApp application

The app icon looks like a green bubble around a white phone handset that you can find in the apps panel or on the home screen.

With this method, you will be able to deactivate the function allowing contacts to know that you have read their message

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Step 2. Press ⁝

You will see this icon at the top right of your screen.

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Step 3. Touch Settings

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Step 4. Select Account

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Step 5. Tap Privacy

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Step 6. Clear the Read Receipts check box

You'll see it in the section called Messaging. Once you find it, contacts who send you messages will no longer see the blue check marks and will not know when you read their messages. Likewise, you won't be able to see their read receipts.

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