How to view the new WhatsApp Status of others without letting them know?

After New Status update in WhatsApp, Similar to Snapchat and Instagram Stories, this question is very common. There are many of us who doesn’t want someone to know that, you are watching their status.

To prevent everyone to acknowledge that you are watching their status, you can keep it hidden. As we upload our WhatsApp Status, status owner is able to see name of those who saw your status.




It is similar to WhatsApp Message read receipt feature, in which sender is able to see that message is delivered to person and seen by them or not.

How to read others message without letting them know?

To hide your read receipt, follow steps mentioned below.

#1 Open Privacy Settings

To do that open WhatsApp

Click on Three dots at Top – Right of screen.

Select Setttings -> Account -> Privacy

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#2 Disable Read Receipts

In Privacy Settings, you will find Read Receipts option,

Turn off from that Read Receipts option.

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If you turn off read receipts, you won’t be able to see read receipts from other people. Read receipts are always sent for group chats.




It means as everyone else will not be able to see read receipts of your, it will be same for you too. Its double edged blade. If you want to hide read receipts from other, then other’s read receipts will be hidden for you too.

This same feature will allows you to hide your WhatsApp Status view for other. With this no one will be able to see whether you saw their Status or not.

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