This short guide will teach you how to mute an individual or group chat in WhatsApp Messenger
. In doing so, you'll temporarily disable message notifications for the selected conversation.
Silence WhatsApp Message Notifications
, go to the Chats
tab and browse for the conversation you'd like to mute. Hold your finger down on the selected conversation until a small menu appears. Next, tap on View Contact
to open the profile page
of the selected contact or group. Here, you will find various options to edit the notification settings for the selected contact. Go to Notifications
and toggle the Mute
You can choose to mute the conversation for a period of 8 hours
, 1 Week
, or 1 Year
Furthermore, if you would like to hide the notification count
for the selected conversation, you simply have to clear the Show notifications
Once everything is set up correctly, tap on OK
to save your settings.
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