WhatsApp continues to work on features, tools and other innovations to improve the experience of its users. instant messaging app Goal It seeks to be more intuitive so that people can use it more easily, which is why it has already proposed a redesign of one of its most important windows: the one that houses all the options for sharing content on the platform.
The team behind the app wants to give the file sharing window a newer and friendlier look because, recognizing that more and more users of past generations are using their platform, they want its various tools to be easily used by old.
WhatsApp changes the design of the file sharing window
This new interface in which WhatsApp has been working has been added in the update 188.8.131.52 of the Beta version of the Android application. Previously, iteration 184.108.40.206 The iOS edition of the platform already had this redesign, but now users of both operating systems can try it.
As can be seen in the image shared by the portal WABetaInfo, the paperclip icon on the right side of the message writing bar is replaced by a “+” symbol that is located on the left side of that place. When pressed, you can see a clearer interface that has boxes with rounded corners and colored icons so they can be easily differentiated.
Without a doubt, the new window looks much more modern than the previous one and its design language is more intuitive.
WhatsApp continues to develop new features for its users
At the moment, the new interface for the window with the tools to share multimedia files is only available in the version Beta of WhatsApp so much for Android as for iOS. It is not known for sure when it will arrive in the conventional client of the application, but it is quite probable that it will happen in the coming months due to its presence in the test edition.
In addition to this redesign, WhatsApp it is also developing other features and tools that will reach the mainstream client of its platform soon. For example, the most recent involves the replacement of phone numbers with usernames in group chats and the introduction of group chats with an expiration date that will be deleted as soon as their life cycle is complete.
Other features include the ability to mute calls from unknown numbers, a “Newsletter” tool to broadcast information to a limited number of contacts, and an option to transcribe voice notes to text. Although we do not know exactly when they will arrive in the standard version of WhatsApp, the ground is already being prepared since the Beta of the application.