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Annoying group chats? WhatsApp’s new feature will make you happy - 2 months ago, 9 Nov 13:03

By: Mirror

The ever-popular instant messaging service WhatsApp has an update on the horizon that will please many people- the ability to properly mute group conversations. It's called Vacation Mode, and here's how it works.

At the moment group chats can be muted, which means they don't send you notifications when new messages arrive. However they do show as "unread" messages both in the main window and, on the app icon itself.

However WABetaInfo has seen new versions of WhatsApp with something called "Vacation Mode". When it's enabled any chats you have muted can be archived and won't show as unread within the app, or on the icon.

So if you're in one of those busy groups that you don't really enjoy reading, but that leaving will offend someone or other, then this is ideal.

With the new feature you'll be able to enable "Vacation Mode" at this point and any new messages that come in ...
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