WhatsApp rolled out a massive update today afternoon which resulted in empty chat groups, contacts out of sync and failed restores. While the problem seems to be only for new devices, it still was causing hiccups. Gladly, WhatsApp recognized the issue and have proactively released a patch for the caused problem. The issue seems to be fixed now.
Here is the list of features you should see after the fix:
- WhatsApp now opens faster which means, it will definitely performing better on low-end Windows Phone
- Drag and Drop Pins to share location instantly.
- Add captions to images and video before you share them in a group or individual
- Finally, your friends don’t have to turn their phone if the images you were sending had wrong orientation.
- You can clear of group chat by using the archive option to chats and groups
- Each chat or group can now have its own background
- Better support for phones with high-resolution screens
Lets us know the recent update went for you. Were you able to get all the messages back? Can you see the chat groups?
Thanks to everybody who tipped us!!