n 2014 popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp introduced the Bluetick feature which lets the sender know if the receiver has seen the message or not. After the feature was introduced, the app faced a lot of criticism for violating the privacy of the people who did not want the sender to know whether they have read the sent message or not.How To Read WhatsApp Messages Without Opening Them – New Trick
However, as the application continues to improve its features, more than ever, users have more ways than one to know whether their messages have been received or not. For whatever reason, some users are not comfortable with this. As it turns out, there are simple tricks you can apply to get around this. What’s more? you won’t even have to open the messages.
Below are a few tricks that you can apply if you intend to read Whatsapp messages without opening them.
1. Tampering With Connection
This method simply involves turning off all your internet connections to cut off WhatsApp’s ability to communicate. First, do not open the incoming message. Also, make sure to clear away any notifications that you may have gotten. From there, follow these steps:
- Turn off Wi-Fi and mobile data by enabling Airplane Mode.
- Open WhatsApp, tap the message in question, and read away.
- Once done, get out of WhatsApp and fully kill the app! (iOS help)
- After making sure that WhatsApp has fully closed, disable Airplane mode.
The message will still be marked as unread since WhatsApp was blocked from communication to and from your smartphone while Airplane mode was enabled. Just don’t go back into the chat again until you’re ready to go back on the grid.
2. Read Directly from Your Notifications
This method is pretty self-explanatory, but it’s a great way to read short messages without having to open the app and alert the sender. Just make sure not to tap on the message itself while you’re reading, as it’ll transfer you to the app and notify the sender that you’ve gotten the message.
Alternatively, you can watch the video below on how to read Whatsapp messages without opening them.