Useful or the invention of the devil - everyone thinks different about the WhatsApp check marks. But what exactly do these marks mean? And, is there a possibility to turn them off? In this guide we'll explain what the marks mean, which check marks there are and how you can turn them off.
Check marks and their meaning:
If you turned off the read receipts, you wont see any blue checkmarks ´too if you sent a message out, even if the recipient did activate the reading confirmation.
No blue check marks: This is how to turn them off!
If you don't like it to have to answer directly because those two blue check marks say so, think about turning them off. Some blue checkmarks here and there can change social life drastically if ignored, because everyone can simply check if they have my full attention by comparing online status with read status. After the manufacturer got criticized they built in a way to turn this off.
- Tap on WhatsApp
- Open the menu
- Open the settings
- Tap on Account
- Tap on Privacy
- Activate or deactivate Read receipts