WhatsApp Android beta fixes the mysterious timestamp bug

WhatsApp Android beta fixes the mysterious timestamp bug

This feature is part of the latest WhatsApp version 2.18.113, which is still in beta, so make sure that's what you have installed on your phone. For instance, instead of "Today", messages which are exchanged on that day are appearing with "84oday"; instead of "Yesterday" the timestamp is shown as "89esterday" for messages which are exchanged a day before. While the bug does not seem to affect the operability of the app, users were quick to report the issue. WhatsApp released the first beta version 2.18.109 on April 12.

These tech companies like WhatsApp or Apple all are reliable on beta testers to iron out the bugs. Therefore, the bug was primarily changing the first alphabets of the affected timestamps with their ASCII codes. So, the beta testing programme will help tech giant to improve the stability of the app. The feature aims aid users in recording voice notes, and along with that users can also listen to their recordings before they are sent.

The latest report states that the version between the 2.18.106 and 2.18.110 updates has got this new feature, which will let you download deleted media from the servers. Rolling out the "WhatsApp Payment" feature will prove to be a game changer for Facebook owned messaging app. According to the report, the recipient was able to download media from a text sent 2 months ago but there for the messages dating back to nearly a year, the application asks to request the sender to send the file again.

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Earlier, whenever the user of WhatsApp received files such as images, GIFs and short clips, the messenger used to store them on its server (for 30 days) till the time they were downloaded by the user. For now, this feature is available only for the Android users.

The new update will let the user download the image or video even after it has been downloaded earlier.


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