How to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp android

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Here’s how to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp android. Irritated of chat notifications on WhatsApp android lollipop 5.1.1 and KitKat 4.2 devices? In the latest android lollipop (5.1.1) devices, you can easily set or mute WhatsApp chat notifications of individual person or group chat notifications without blocking them. You can set “mute chat notifications” of any individual person or mute group notifications for 8 hours / 1 week / 1 year.

When you mute chat for individual person or group then you can only show notifications on your device. To hide notifications of this mute chat person or group, uncheck the “Show notifications” checkbox on your android lollipop or KitKat devices. Below you can see perfect steps to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp of individual person or group.

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How to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp Android Lollipop 5.1.1

Step 1: Open “WhatsApp” on your android lollipop 5.1.1 devices

Tap on Contacts screen on WhatsApp

Step 2: Go to the “Contacts” screen

Step 3: Tap on “any contact” which you want to mute chat notifications

Open individual or group contact

Step 4: Tap on profile, you can see above screen on your android device

Open WhatsApp profile of individual person or group

Step 5: Tap on “Mute”, you can see above screen

Now set “mute chat” of any individual person or mute group notifications for 8 hours / 1 week / a year

How to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp android

 

To hide notifications of this mute chat person or group then uncheck the “show notifications” check box on your android phone or tablet.

Step 6: Tap on “OK” after setting mute chat notifications on WhatsApp android lollipop devices

Disable media visibility from your phone’s gallery on WhatsApp Android

By default show newly downloaded media such as photos, videos and other files in your phone’s gallery. If you don’t want to show media files, disable it using below given settings.

Step 1: Open WhatsApp app in your android devices

Step 2: Tap Three vertical dots (More) at the upper right corner

Step 3: Tap Settings

Step 4: Tap Chats

Step 5: Turn off Media visibility toggle

Above you can see perfect tips to mute chat notifications on WhatsApp android lollipop 5.1.1 devices for individual person or group. If you have any issue when following the above-given steps please post them in the comment section below.

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