Here’s how to go ‘invisible’ on WhatsApp

WhatsApp, as long as you have it on your smartphone, you simply can’t get rid of it. So, if you are planning to go “invisible” on WhatsApp, there is no simple option apart from deleting the app. However, it is not possible to delete and reinstall WhatsApp every time you wish to go invisible for a limited period of time.

Whether you have switched off ‘Blue tick read receipts’ or not, the sender in a way always gets a hint as to whether you have read the message or not. This is because the moment you open WhatsApp, you are shown as ‘Online’ to your contacts. Now, officially, there is not a one-tap solution to silence WhatsApp for a limited time period. Having said this is how you can still manage to go “invisible” on WhatsApp by tweaking the settings a bit without rooting your Android phone.


Disable the WhatsApp notification tone :-

There’s no option to select ‘No Ringtone’ for your WhatsApp messages or calls. By default you will have to select a ringtone. If you want to silence it then you have no other option apart from putting your mobile on silent mode. The easiest hack around this is to create your own silent ringtone. Just record pin-drop silence for 2 seconds by using your audio recorder app and save it by a proper file name (For example silent ringtone). Open WhatsApp ❯ Settings ❯ Notifications. Select that ‘silent ringtone’ as your Notification tone and call ringtone….Read more>>