How To Pause Voice Message Recording On WhatsApp

WhatsApp has added a new option to pause while recording voice messages on iOS devices. Read more to find out How To Pause Voice Message Recording On WhatsApp

How To Pause Voice Message Recording On WhatsApp

The new update for WhatsApp for iOS comes with an updated voice recording feature. It allows you to pause and resume while recording voice messages.

The Facebook-owned app has replaced the existing stop button with dynamic pause and resume buttons. This change significantly enhances the voice message experience on the app.

The messaging platform recently added features like playback speed and waveforms for voice messages.

The WhatsApp for iOS version 22.5.75 (212.6MB) can now be downloaded on iPhones through the App Store. It is compatible with devices running on iOS 10 and later.

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How To Pause Voice Message Recording On WhatsApp

  • Update the WhatsApp for iOS.
  • Then, open a chat you want to send the voice message.
  • Next, tap the ‘mic’ icon to start recording.
  • Then, simply swipe up to lock your voice recording.
  • Now, tap the pause and resume buttons.
  • Once done, send the message.
  • That’s it!

Note: The new option is only available for iPhone owners as of now. Android users will have to ait a little to experience it.

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The WhatsApp for iOS version 22.5.75 displays the profile/ group photos alongside notifications. It is also limited to users on iOS 15 and later versions.

Additionally, the messaging platform has added a new Focus Mode. It essentially supports iOS 15’s Focus mode that allows you to get messages from selected users while not being disturbed with regular notifications.

WhatsApp has also added a new feature that will allow users to draft and review their audio recordings before sharing them. It will be available in an individual thread and a group chat.

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