the State next to the user name back to WhatsApp
after receiving complaints from users, developers of WhatsApp have decided to resume their steps and will enter the old functionality of the ‘State’ with which users can show their availability to other contacts.
With the arrival of the stories, now called States, which, among other things, it seems that they have not had much success, WhatsApp has changed the old function “ status “, eliminating one of the most used and appreciated by users features.
WhatsApp talks about the decision to activate the feature state
State’s old role allowed users to share their availability, with other contacts through a State consisting only of text.
According to what have commented since WhatsApp:
have understood the possibility of missing our users an update only text in your profile, that is why we have decided to integrates this feature in the user profile settings.
The status update will appear next to the user at any time who see contacts, for example, when you create a new chat or group information.
At the same time, we continue to improve the function of ‘State’, which gives people different ways of sharing photos, videos and GIF files with your friends and family throughout the day.
The “old” State should be available over the next few days.
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