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WhatsApp: the new update restores more "power" to administrators

Among sports, family members and work colleagues, users Whatsapp they have a group for each situation. Just on the latter, news is coming from the development team, which announces a large number of features with the latest update being released, mainly focused on administrators.

WhatsApp: new changes for group administrators with the new update

The popular messaging app, owned by Facebook, announced several major changes this week groups, starting with a new description field. The new feature, first discovered in February, provides the ability to take advantage of a section, intended for Group Description.

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it is clear that the development team, with this latest update, wants to return more "power" to the administrators, while adding functionality at the same time even for those who don't , such as adding quotes or answers, touching the new one "@" icon, which will appear in the lower right corner.


WhatsApp also will prevent that any user who has left a group, can repeatedly being added back. It will also be possible to search among the participants of the group, using the search field, without necessarily going to comb through the list of members.

The new update was launched for Android and iOS users, and still in progressive roll-out. When you received it, let us know in the comments about what you think of the new changes!

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