In the app's settings, you’ll find the Data Usage option, which lets you limit the types of media you automatically download on a mobile connection.You can also lower the amount of data Whats App calls munch through from there.Sorry Android users, this one’s also just available on i OS. As long as you don’t speak in a Scottish accent, you can command Siri to type your Whats App messages out for you, leaving your hands free for less menial tasks.With the sheer volume of messages sent via Whats App, it can be easy to lose track of important details, such as an address or special date.Group chats tend to be either too active or suspiciously quiet, the latter often the case immediately after you remind everyone that they owe you money. Put your mind at ease by long-pressing your sent message and hitting the Information key on Android, or swiping it from left to right on i OS.No replies after an hour when everyone was online and irritatingly chatty just a minute before you messaged? This will show you exactly who has read it and when."We shared such a unique experience and such a strange childhood.
Prevent your contacts from finding out when you were last online by navigating to Settings On that note, you can mute group chats whenever they get too lively for your liking.Android users can do this by hitting the Menu button in a group chat and selecting Mute, while i Phone users can find the same option in the Group Info section of a conversation.Whats App can be a data-sapping terror if you’re not on a generous plan, with photos, videos and voice messages capable of gobbling through the lion’s share of your allowance in no time.To make a message bold, place it between two asterisks, like *this*.To italicise it, sandwich it between two underscores, like _~.As with emails, you can easily mark key messages with a star, allowing you to find them easily when you want to.