Tech Tips: How to change group privacy settings on WhatsApp

Until now users had no control over the groups that they were being added to as group admins had the sole control to who could and who couldn't be a part of their WhatsApp group.



HIGHLIGHTS
WhatsApp introduced a new group settings.
New settings allows users to select the group they want to be added to.
New group settings are live for WhatsApp’s Android and iOS apps.



WhatsApp recently introduced a new feature on its platform allowing users decide who can add them in certain groups. Until now users had no control over the groups that they were being added to as group admins had the sole control to who could and who couldn't be a part of their WhatsApp group. But Facebook-owned social messaging app changed that by giving more control to its users in the form of a feature that allowed them to pick and choose if they wanted to be a part of the communication happening in a group