How to Hide Blue Ticks on WhatsApp Messenger


Blue Ticks on WhatsApp are also known as “Read receipts” on the application. We will tell you how to hide blue ticks on WhatsApp Messenger here. When you hide blue ticks, you won’t also see that others can read your messages too. If you don’t want this happen, we recommend you to not to change your settings. There are also grey ticks on WhatsApp too. When you hide blue ticks on WhatsApp, they will appear as grey tick to you.

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How to Hide Blue Ticks on WhatsApp Messenger

You can see the steps below for Android OS and iOS devices. If you would like to know these steps for any other operating system, please let us know.

Hide Blue Ticks on Android OS Phones

You will need to do the following to hide read receipts on Android phones and tablets:

  • Run WhatsApp Application on your Android phone or tablet.
  • Tap three dot menu on the app.
  • Select Settings on menu.
  • Tap on Privacy.
  • Disable “Read Receipts”

That’s all you need to do for Android OS. Please don’t forget that, you won’t already see that if your partner read your messages.

You will also love to read this guide if you are using an Android phone and also looking for friends: Top 5 WhatsApp Friend Finder Applications on Play Store

How to Hide Blue Ticks on WhatsApp Messenger

Hide Blue Ticks on iPhone and iPad

To hide read receipts on iOS devices, please do the following:

  • Run WhatsApp application on your iPhone.
  • Tap on settings on the bottom menu of the application.
  • You will see the Privacy on settings menu, please tap on that.
  • Disable “Read Receipts.

That’s all you will need to do for hide blue ticks on iPhone and iPad. You can also see this guide for iOS devices: Best Settings for WhatsApp iOS

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