How to Hide Your Online Status on WhatsApp While Chatting

WhatsApp users can hide their online status whenever they chat with others.

Hide your online status on WhatsApp while chatting:

According to leaks and rumors circulating on social media and the internet, there is a feature for users to hide their online status while chatting with others on the social media platform.

According to sources, you can hide your last seen so that no one knows when your messages were read by you.

To begin with, it is important that you understand how online status works on WhatsApp. Once you know it, then you will learn how to hide it. You will only appear online to others when the app is open in the foreground of your smartphone. However, if you close the app or run it in the background, others will only be able to see the last time you used the app.

Considering all this, all you need is to not appear online for your contacts and continue reading messages when you are offline. Receive all messages when you are connected to the internet, but before going to WhatsApp, make sure you have activated airplane mode on your smartphone.

If you’re on an iOS device, go to your settings, or if you’re on Android, go to Quick Settings. there you will see ‘Airplane Mode’. Doing this with the messages you had received when you were online will appear, but since you are not connected to the internet before going to the app, no one will be able to see if you are online or not.

Easy instructions:

You will learn the simple instructions below:

  • Step 1: Receive your messages while online, but don’t open WhatsApp.
  • Step 2: Enable airplane mode and wait until all networks are off. Then open WhatsApp and read the messages.
  • Step 3: If you want to reply, type and send the messages which will be saved in the conversation but will not be sent.
  • Step 4: Close the WhatsApp application. Disable airplane mode. Once your phone is connected to any network, the messages will be sent.

Users can repeat this process according to their preference. Just be aware that never WhatsApp when you are connected to the internet otherwise you will not be able to hide your online status.