WhatsApp Update Download – Reply to a Message Without Appearing Online
You might have wondered who could you reply to a message in WhatsApp but also look like you are offline. Here are some techniques to help you do that.
You might have wanted to check on messages on WhatsApp, but you didn’t want to let your contacts see you online. Someone you know has sent you a message, but you don’t want to reply because that would mean the beginning of a long conversation. You can reply and look like you’re offline, pretending you’re not there to reply to more messages!
Reply From a Notification
If you have a device that runs a new Android OS, from Nougat to present, you can reply from the notification. You can use the drop-down menu and reply to that message and you don’t even need to open the app.
You can also reply to notifications from your Android Wear smartwatch and you won’t appear online.
Next you’ll see the second method of replying to a message.
Answer in Offline Mode
- You must disconnect your smartphone from a mobile network and from Wi-Fi.
- Open WhatsApp and the conversation you want to reply to.
- Write the message and close WhatsApp.
- Connect to Wi-Fi or your mobile network.
WhatsApp will send the message for you and you will appear offline.
As a bonus to being so sneaky, here’s a guide on how to read a message without letting people know that you have ‘seen’ their message.
Read WhatsApp Message and use Unseen
You can get the Unseen app that will allow you to view messages you get through Facebook Messenger, Telegram, Viber and WhatsApp. You will appear offline to your contacts, but you will be able read all the messages you have received without letting them know that you have seen the messages. However, the app will not let you reply to messages, but at least you have time to think through those messages before you answer.