Can You Chat With Yourself On WhatsApp? Know More About It!

Are you aware of the lesser-known yet the most amazing feature that WhatsApp has for almost years? Does it ever happen to you that you want to make a grocery list or you might want to write a sample WhatsApp text before sending it to a certain person, but either you don’t have any app or even if you have it just does not strike your mind due to the hurry?  

Whatsapp has a ‘Note to yourself’ feature with which you can chat with yourself on WhatsApp. Do you want to remind yourself of something when you open your WhatsApp or do you want to check your text one last time before you forward it to your professor?

Just send a text to yourself on WhatsApp and it is done. Even though WhatsApp later was updated with the starred messages feature. But this restricted the option of chatting with yourself on WhatsApp, therefore to send a text to yourself on WhatsApp, you have to learn quick and simple steps and get going. 

Also read: Tips To Manage WhatsApp Notifications In 2021

A very easy feature yet no one knows about it. Let’s get to the main part on how to chat with yourself on WhatsApp for making important notes, to-do lists and using it more as a reminder. A different way than it is used generally by the users. 

How to chat with yourself on WhatsApp? Different ways you can do it

Chat With Yourself on WhatsApp

Once you activate this feature on WhatsApp you can use it for innumerable things like saving links for your favourite recipes or important documents. To avail of this feature on your mobile device, have a look at the following steps:

  1. Open any browser on your phone. It can be a safari, google chrome, opera, Mozilla Firefox, etc.
  2. In the address bar present at the top, type: wa.me// 
  3. After typing ‘wa.me//, add your phone number in the same box above starting with the respective country code. If you are an India user, you start it as 91….

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  1. A new window prompt will open that will ask you to open WhatsApp. If you have done this through the phone, then click yes and open WhatsApp. A new chat window with your profile picture will appear.
  2. Now if you are on your PC, then a new window will appear with the question ‘continue to chat.’
  3. Click on the option and it will open up your chat box so that you can chat with yourself on WhatsApp. 

You can share everything with yourself like links, texts, etc the same you did on WhatsApp chatting with others. Moreover, you can share everything here and access it all the time now like you accessed and opened any other chat.

Also, read Import WhatsApp Chat History Into Telegram: Here’s How

How to chat with yourself on WhatsApp if you have an iPhone: A short and quick method!

quick tip to Chat With Yourself on WhatsApp

If you have an iPhone, then things have made themselves easier for you because you do not need to go through the toll of opening a browser and manually entering your phone number if you wish to set up the chat with yourself feature of WhatsApp. It is the easiest way to send a text to yourself via WhatsApp and almost no time. 

The only drawback of this feature is its availability. Due to its availability restricted to the iOS, a person with other phones that runs on a different iOS say android or windows phone, would not be able to use this feature. Therefore, if you have an iPhone with you, make sure you follow these steps. Let us check the new method on how to chat with yourself on WhatsApp via iPhone:

  1. Launch WhatsApp on your iPhone. 
  2. After the WhatsApp screen opens up, scroll downwards. This will show the search bar in WhatsApp.
  3. Type your name ( the one with which you created your WhatsApp account).
  4. It will filter out your profile on WhatsApp and you can see your account with your profile picture and name coming on it.
  5. Click on it and it will open your chat. 

With this chatbox, you can start to chat with yourself on WhatsApp and send yourself daily reminders, save your links to your favourite articles, send yourself a picture if you want to hide it from your gallery and it remains safe and hidden there. 

Read: What Is The Confusion Related To New WhatsApp policy 2021

Final words

Despite all this, one must be wary about the WhatsApp privacy policy that was leaked out this year. This must be kept in mind at all times that one must completely avoid sharing confidential information on WhatsApp and any other messaging app for that matter.

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