The Facebook-owned app WhatsApp has got a new update now. It’s delete for everyone feature has updated so that users can delete the messages within 4096s ie, 1 hour 8 minutes and 16 seconds.
This feature is currently set for WhatsApp Android beta version 2.18.69. This feature will be soon available for Android and iOS users. This means that only WhatsApp Android beta testers can take advantage of ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature now.
This feature allowed people delete their sent messages, including media within seven minutes of sending them. Both recipient and sender get a notification when messages get successfully deleted. Initially this feature was for 7 minutes of sending messages but now it has been extended to 68 minutes.
With the update, users will be able to delete sent messages even after an hour.