WhatsApp have introduced fingerprint unlock feature, that will enable users to unlock their WhatsApp with fingerprint. Everyone hates it when people go through their WhatsApp chats without their permission. Some people use third party applications to lock their apps like whatsapp. So if your among those that like keeping their privacy and wish to lock their WhatsApp don’t worry because I have a good news for you. WhatsApp have introduced a fingerprint unlock feature, that enables you to unlock your WhatsApp with fingerprint whenever you what to open it.
The New WhatsApp Fingerprint Lock Feature is available on the latest WhatsApp. So if you haven’t updated your WhatsApp to the current version, go and update yours. Also you phone must have a fingerprint scanner, obviously as the name implies fingerprint lock feature. With that noted , once you have updated your WhatsApp and your using a fingerprint phone, you can now setup your fingerprint lock feature.
How to Setup WhatsApp Fingerprint unlock Feature
1. Open your WhatsApp, from the dropdown menu tap settings
2. Click on Account
3. Click on privacy
4. Slide down and click on fingerprint lock
5. Enable unlock with fingerprint
Note :When enabled, you will need to use fingerprint to open WhatsApp. You can still answer calls if WhatsApp is locked.
Once you have enabled the fingerprint unlock feature you can also enable some other features like; automatically lock you WhatsApp either
2. After 1 minute
3. After 30 minutes
This feature will allow you to choose when and how long you want your WhatsApp to take before it locks.
Also you can enable the show content in notifications feature. This feature will allow you to preview sender and message text inside new message notifications.
So that’s all you need to know about the new whatsapp fingerprint unlock feature. Hope this article is helpful and please don’t forget to comment below.