WhatsApp on Android now allows you to forward messages to multiple recipients

WhatsApp has rolled out it’s new feature to beta version 2.16.230 for android users. In this features you will be able to forward a message to multiple recipients. WhatsApp is owned by Facebook and over 1 billion people using this application across the world. Company is introducing new features very frequently. If we recall this, company has recently launched a feature ability to reply any specific message and also rolls out the voicemail feature to iOS users.whatsapp-new-feature-forward-messages-to-multiple-recipients
Earlier users were able to share message with only one user or group at a time but now they will be able to forward the message to multiple member at a time using new version of this application.

Company has also confirmed that using this update, they are introducing the option to forward or share content with THREE WhatsApp contacts with whom a user chats frequently. In application recent chats are shown separately as well.

WhatsApp always release a beta version before launching any new feature and that version helps to company in bug fixing and application’s improvement. If you are using the beta version of this application, there are higher chances to find some new bugs or issues and you can also report it to developers.

In this update, WhatsApp’s APK file for version 2.16.230 will be increased by 55KB because developers have modified many functions of this applications and over 430 files changed during this update.

If you want to install this feature to your android device, you can download it’s APK file using below link-


How to install WhatsApp Beta version using APK file?

If you want to install WhatsApp Beta verison to your smartphone, please follow below steps-

  • Go to settings.
  • Enter the Security menu.
  • Swipe down to “Unknown sources” option under “Device administration” header and turn it on.

By following above steps, any ‘APK’ file can be installed on your smartphone that is not available or registered on Google Play.

  • Download APK file using above link.
  • After seeing a warning message, tap on OK. The file will start downloading.
  • Once the download is complete, swipe down on the home-screen to access the notification panel.
  • Tap on the file to install it.
  • After the installation process is over, a shortcut will be automatically added to your phone.

Now, just open it and you are all set to get going.


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