WhatsApp For Windows Phone Gets New Features With v1.6 Update

Following the v1.5 update just about 2 months ago, the multi-platform messenger for Windows Phone just received it’s latest update!

Here are the change log:

– Unread message count in chats pivot
– Improve behavior when receiving photos on EDGE networks
– Able to add unrecognized users to device contacts
– Able to forward messages
– Update status in UI when successfully setting your own status
– When creating a group, able to remove users from initial list of invitees
– Confirmation prompt when inviting a user to a group
– Fix sort order in group chat invite screen
– Workaround for “no text” problem caused by Advanced Configuration tool
– es-ES localization

Though there are many basic things that they have not implemented, this update would actually be suffice to satisfy the need for some users whom have been getting frustrated by the previously unstable Whatsapp messenger.

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