Messenger-style message reactions are already a reality in WhatsApp, because now all iOS and Android users can enjoy the aforementioned function that had several months in the application’s beta program. Although it was rolled out gradually and first came to the mobile app and then to the version for browsers such as: Google Chrome, Safari, Microsoft Edge, etc., now on both platforms you can already react with emoticons to messages and multimedia files. any difference between WhatsApp mobile and WhatsApp Web reactions? the answer is yes and from Mag we will provide you with all the details.
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Before starting, first check that WhatsApp do not have pending updates in the Android Google Play Store or iOS App Store (very important), otherwise the message reactions will not appear, also log out of WhatsApp Web and scan the QR code again to enable them reactions in the browser version.
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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WHATSAPP MOBILE REACTIONS AND ITS WEB VERSION
It is important to clarify that both platforms have the same emoticons and at the moment you cannot replace them with others, among those available are the following: “I like it” or “thumbs up”, “red heart” or “I love it”, ” face laughing with tears”, “surprised face”, “sad face” and “prayer” or “thank you”.
In addition, both in the mobile version and on the web of WhatsApp, all reaction notifications can be silenced, which means that the application will not notify you or make any sound when someone reacts to your messages. To do so, go to “Settings” > “Notifications” > and select or turn on the switch that says “Reaction notifications”.
The last characteristic that they have in common is that the reactions in your messages will be placed in the lower right side, and in the messages of your contacts in the lower left. What is the difference between both versions? simple, in the mobile version you have to press for a few seconds on the message to get the six reactions, and on the web platform you just have to move the cursor to the message and click on the smiley face icon, Which is better? We leave it to your discretion.
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