With over 487 million active users, WhatsApp is the most favoured instant messaging app for communication in India. As per the different sources, around 100 billion messages are forwarded or exchanged daily on this platform, and it’s seriously huge. But once in a while, when you have that feeling, you are just fed up with it. You want to get vanished from the platform, but do not want to delete the app. And that’s the big problem here, you can’t just completely escape from WhatsApp or uninstall it, as the platform is now being used for professional purposes also. Thus, in today’s article, you are going to learn how to vanish or disappear from WhatsApp without deleting the app.
Disappearing From WhatsApp Is Not So Easy
Irrespective of your background data usage being turned off or WhatsApp being closed, you will still get the messages if the data connection is on or the Wi-Fi connection is active. Other practices which are not going to work either are turning off the blue tick, which will stop the app from sending you the messages and disabling the feature completely, by which the sender won’t be able to know whether you have read the message or not.
Well, opening WhatsApp means everyone is going to know you’re online, and you can’t even hide it. So, if you are an active user of, but want to disappear or vanish for a while without uninstalling the app, then there is a method to do so.
How To Vanish Without Deleting The App?
- First long press the WhatsApp icon and select ‘App Info’.
- Now on the next screen, on top, you will see an option ‘Force Stop’.
- Just tap on it and close the app in the background.
- That’s it, now you will stop receiving the messages.
Note- Once you will open the app again even for a sec, the messages will start coming. But you can again vanish by repeating the process.