WhatsApp is rolling out an alert about the ability to forward media with a caption feature for beta Android users. According to the report of a leading WhatsApp news source, in this update, users will be able to see an alert when someone forwards any media with a caption.
WABetaInfo has also provided a screenshot of the feature that shows that the Meta-owned company notifies the users about the forwarded media files with captions. The notification also mentions that users can always remove the caption before they forward it further. To know more details about this feature go through this article till the end.
WhatsApp Alerts for forwarded media with a caption.
An article released by WABetaInfo, the reliable WhatsApp news portal reported about the WhatsApp beta for Android 188.8.131.52 update. In this update, the instant messaging app rolled out the ability to forward media with a caption feature to some select Android Beta testers.
This feature lets you forward your media files along with the attached caption. Now the company has made this feature available to all beta testers along with an alert that would inform the users about this feature.
In the available image, you can see that whenever you forward any image, video, GIF, or document an alert will pop up on your screen informing you that ‘now media and captions are forwarded together’. Additionally, the company also offers an option to ‘remove the caption from the media’ before you further forward it to your contacts.
As per the report, this is just a formality alert from the company, to make sure that you are aware of the ability to forward media with a caption feature. This feature is available in the latest 184.108.40.206 update of WhatsApp beta for Android and the company has submitted this update through the Google Play beta program. This alert will be visible to all those who forward any media file with captions.
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