Tech Tip – Disable Read Receipts In WhatsApp

28th June 2023

WhatsApp shows blue ticks to indicate when your messages have been read by the recipient. If you want to disable read receipts and prevent others from seeing when you’ve read their messages, you can turn off this feature. Here’s how:

– Go to WhatsApp settings (the three dots, top right).

– Select “Privacy”.

– Toggle off the “Read receipts” option.