Users of WhatsApp have long asked for the ability to prevent certain contacts from seeing their last seen, profile photo, about, and status. Finally, WhatsApp announced new privacy choices on June 16th, enabling users to conceal specific profile aspects. This post will demonstrate how to block select contacts on WhatsApp from seeing your last seen, profile photo, about, and status.
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Here s how you can hide WhatsApp Last Seen, Profile Picture, About, and Status from some contacts
Open WhatsApp on your smartphone and select the three dots in the top right corner as your first step.
Select Settings in Step 2.
3. Choose an account.
Select Privacy in Step 4.
Step 5: Decide whether you want to modify the Last Seen, Profile Photo, About, or Status visible.
Step 6: You will be given three visibility options after clicking on one of them. Click on My Contacts to prevent specific contacts from viewing your Last Seen, Profile Photo, About, or Status.
Step 7: Choose the contacts whose Last Seen, Profile Photo, About, or Status you don’t want them to see.
Step 8: Tap the Tick icon in the bottom right corner of your screen to save your changes. Your modifications will be kept.
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Users who just want to withhold personal information from a certain group of contacts, without wanting to alter their visibility for all contacts, may find these modifications to be of great use. You might have to wait a while if this update isn’t already available on your device because WhatsApp releases new updates in phases. In addition, the most recent version of WhatsApp enables users to reply to messages with emojis.
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