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WhatsApp Group Description new features roll out for Android and iOS

Whatsapp most famous chatting app and its become need of every mobile user while texting sending message audio and video calls having awesome features make WhatsApp very special for the common man. WhatsApp has been consistently rolling out new features and changes to its platform lately. And the latest in the list is a Group Description feature. The feature is currently only being released for Android and Windows users and is rolling out in phases. Which means if you are on Android and Windows and haven’t received the feature yet, you shall soon.

WhatsApp Group Description feature on Android and iOS

This feature allows users to add a description to the group of up to 500 characters. The feature isn’t available for iOS, and we noticed that if an Android using a member of the group adds the description, the notification is received only by other Android or Windows users, and iOS users cannot see it. Neither the description nor the notification of the update.


How to add group description on WhatsApp step by step guideline.

Step 1: First of all make sure you are using the latest version of WhatsApp app on your smartphone. Android users can download the updated version of WhatsApp from the Play Store. iPhone users, on the other hand, will be able to download the latest update to WhatsApp by visiting the App Store.

Step 2: Open WhatsApp on your smartphone

Step 3: Tap on the group name you would like to add a description

Step 4:  Head over to the “Group Info” section of the group on the right-hand corner

Step 5:  Tap on the “Description” section right below the name of the group

Step 6:  Add or change the group’s description. The group description is visible to all members of the group and people invited to the group. The description can be as long as 512 characters. WhatsApp for Android also allows users to search for a participant from the group info window.