WhatsApp Trot Out A New Feature “View Once” For Photos And Videos

A new feature trot out by WhatsApp which grants users to share their photos and videos and will vanish later when the recipients has viewed it.

The new feature named “View Once” allows WhatsApp users to adjust the photos and videos to fade from chats after viewed and leaves from WhatsApp by the recipients.

WhatsApp is not able to see the users chats, photos, and videos due to its end-to-end encryption. It also comes with a new icon “one time”  to point out that it has disappeared. At once when the content has been viewed by the recipients it shows a message as “Opened”.

“While taking photos or videos on our phones has become such a big part of our lives, not everything we share needs to become a permanent digital record. On many phones, simply taking a photo means it will take up space in your camera roll forever,” WhatsApp wrote in a blog post on Wednesday.

The highlights of the new feature “View Once”

The recipients photos and videos are not saved in Gallery.The viewed photos and video are not able to view it again, it will disappears after the first view.When “view once” is enabled in the WhatsApp you cant forward, save, or share.You can see the photos only when the read recipients is turned on. View once media can be reinstate from backup whenever your message is not opened at the time of backup.How to enable whatsApp “view once” feature??

Open a chat and select a Photo or Video from the gallery. If you need to take a photo and sent, then open Camera.Click the “1” button to the bottom left to send.Click Send.You will see an Opened receipt in the chat once the recipient has viewed the photo or video. Note: You need to select the “1” button every time you wish to send a “View Once” photo or video.

Instagram : Users Can Post Photos And Videos Directly From Desktop

Instagram , which is initially launched for iOS on 2010 October is a social media platform and also to share photos and videos through online application. These can be viewed by the public when tagged using hashtags.

Instagram for the web valor, supports JPG, PNG, MP4 and quick time image/video formats. As early as possible Instagram is expected to improve its web version with more vital features. This features will allows users to post their photos and videos through desktop or laptop which restricted to view only.

This feature is being examining intramural and so it will take  a period of time for people to make use of it. During the examination some images were shared , which shows how the new features looks like.

The uploading of a post on Instagram from a mobile app shows up be the same that from desktop. In desktop view there is a “+” icon on a round shaped box from which you can invent posts from your desktop.

When the user selected a photo or image to upload they can crop it,and can add available filters, location tag , and also captions for the post. These process which can be done by desktop is same as how it takes place on the Instagram app.

This feature also proved that ,it will be also supportive for iPad users where they yet don’t have ingress to a genuine Instagram app.

However, there is some limitations for iPad, the users are inadequate to drag and drop from their laptop/PC to upload on Instagram, where as they will get only the option to post.

Paluzzi also informed that the feature was only being tested privately at the moment. However, the images haven’t made it clear that users can upload Stories, Reels, or IGTV using the desktop site.

Even though , the date when the Instagram is contemplate to launch this out is not declared. We can hope this new feature will arrive shortly.