WhatsApp working on feature to add captions while sharing documents | Technology News

WhatsApp users may soon get a feature that allows them to add a caption to any document they share using the messaging system. WhatsApp is said to be working on adding a caption feature to the document sharing option as well.

According to wabetainfo website that tracks the development of WhatsApp and its upcoming features, the future updated version of WhatsApp will soon have a feature for sharing documents with explanation.

While WhatsApp allows sharing a document at the moment, it does not provide an option to write a comment on the document. However, the user can share videos, images, and GIFs with captions. Adding the caption feature to sharing documents will help users to find the document easily. According to the website, the WhatsApp team is now working on the feature of a future version of the Android beta app as of now. Once the feature is ready, it will be rolled out to Android and iOS users.

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This feature will help WhatsApp users to quickly find the sent or received documents with the help of caption. However, the feature’s release date is not final yet.

It may be mentioned that WhatsApp is also working on other features like Create pollsallowing users to manage who can see when they’re online, a countdown option to prevent unintended calls, undo the Delete for Me feature and edit sent messages.

WhatsApp is one of the largest messaging platforms worldwide and has nearly two billion monthly active users.

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