Those who are having difficulty freeing up memory on their cell phones can resort to a new function on the Whatsappavailable for devices with android or iOS installed. It is the option of temporary message modewhich automatically deletes conversations sent to contacts.
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For this, it is necessary to change the messenger’s privacy settings and define the period in which the “clean” will be done, whether every 24 hours, seven days or 90 days (three months). The tool is only available for individual conversations created after enabling the feature.
How to enable temporary WhatsApp messages
See below how to activate the new function for all conversations in the app, which promises to free up more space on the cell phone and avoid the appearance of the “memory full” message:
- Open WhatsApp and tap the ellipsis icon located in the upper left corner of the screen to access the settings;
- On the screen that opens, go to the “Account” tab and then tap “Privacy”;
- Once that’s done, scroll down to the “Temporary Messages” section. Then tap on the “Default Duration” option.
- The next step is to select the period for the messages to be deleted, between 24 hours, seven days, 90 days. When selecting the deadline, the messages will be activated and can be deleted after the period defined by default.