WhatsApp groups - to prevent, to be added
So far, you can in WhatsApp , everyone in a group chat invite, without you to ask if you even want to. The result is that everyone knows in this group your phone number. In the future you can prevent this from happening.
- To do this, you open on your Smartphone in the settings in WhatsApp and select "Account > privacy > groups".
- There are three options to choose from. Either you continue to allow that "Each" they are a group of adds. Alternatively, you can grant this permission only to "your contacts" or choose the Option "Nobody". You choose the Latter, you will have in the future, the calm before group chats.
- A little bit of patience you must have, however. According to WhatsApp, the Rollout is running since 3. April 2019. To be allowed to start only some Users, however, the new Feature access.
- In the WhatsApp Version 2.19.159 this function to date is not yet available. However, you should be able to, as already mentioned, in the next few weeks to access it.