whatsapp users only have the option to delete messages sent before 1 hour, 8 minutes and 16 seconds but things will soon take a different turn as 7 days of sending to WhatsApp customers You can get the option to delete the sent messages till later.
It was reported a long time ago that WhatsApp is planning to extend the deadline for the ‘Delete message for everyone’ feature. The messaging app feature has been spotted testing for different time frames.
Delete for Everyone feature is a useful tool
The Delete for Everyone feature is a useful tool that helps you delete a message that was wrongly sent to someone. However, there are limits to this as you can only delete a message up to an hour after it has been sent. If you miss the deadline, you can’t delete the message for everyone. To make things easier for users, WhatsApp is now working on extending the deadline. The messaging app was spotted testing the Delete for Everyone feature on two separate occasions.
Confirmed by wabetainfo
WhatsApp feature tracker wabetainfo has confirmed that WhatsApp is now planning to change the time limit to 7 days and 8 minutes in the new update. Earlier, it was also speculated that WhatsApp will remove this time limit and users will be able to delete the message whenever they want.
This facility is currently in development phase
WhatsApp Tipster reports that the feature is still in the development phase, so WhatsApp may revise its plan or introduce a new deadline. Only a final rollout can confirm whether WhatsApp will remove or revise the message deletion time limit. It can be up to 7 days or more. Let us tell you that WhatsApp was also seen testing the new playback option for audio messages. Voice notes can be up to 7 2x the speed