WhatsApp is one of the most commonly used mobile as well as web applications. Fast and instant messaging including great features like sending any type of media and why not? Free high quality voice calls. Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg acquired WhatsApp for 19 billion dollars in 2014. And now as of September 2015, WhatsApp has the largest number of users with over 900 million people.
Lets face the fact that you really don’t want to share your personal WhatsApp messages with anyone specially how it feels when you give away your phone to your friends and they just go right away in your WhatsApp icon to have some fun or may be for other reasons. Whatever the reason might be, imagine if someone open up your WhatsApp and finds nothing but only those messages you don’t want to hide? Interesting? So here is how to hide your WhatsApp messages on your Android phones with out any root or any software.
- Open up WhatsApp on your Android phone.
- In the main chat screen, just hold and long press on the chat you want to hide from others.
- Now in the given menu, select Archive Chat.
The chat is now disappear and will not gonna show on your WhatsApp Main Chat screen. Now to make it appear again, simply scroll down to the end of the chat screen of WhatsApp and open Archived Chats. Long press the chat you want to make appear again main chat screen and choose Unarchived.
Thats it! Now you can safely give away your phones to your friends without any worries.