This instant messaging app Whatsapp added two new features for the Android users. Which are very great features and these features comes with update 2.12.535. As we all know Facebook owned the Whatsapp and they are making this app more attractive by so many new features. Now the company added text formatting and document sharing features in this app. Yes, now you can format the text in bold and italic types, and also you can share the documents which you have saved on the Google drive.
As we all know Facebook is number one social media website and after owning the Whatsapp, they added so many new features in this app. Like recently they removed the payment option from Whatsapp and made it free for everyone. So Facebook made this app more powerful and useful 😉 and also you can make calls from this app.
Now with this new features, you can format the text in bold and italic via adding the just asterisk (*) and underscores (_) marks before and after it the text respectively. You can see in the image below.
That’s it, but there is one another thing right now that if the receiver don;t have the 2.12.535 version Whatsapp, then he will see the simple text not formatted text. Like he will see like this *hi* _How’s It going?_ Like that. Also, the latest version is not available in the play store yet but soon the update will come and all the people will able to use this feature.
Also, in this latest update, you can share the documents from your Google drive, but the files required in the PDF type and may store locally on the device for being shared as cloud-based document. To use this feature, you have to click on the attachment button from top, and you will get here document button. Just click on it and it will open the page where you can see the documents from your Google Drive just select and send.
Also, this feature is available for the current version of Whatsapp and also for iOS users. But yet you can share only PDF files means not any other format like .doc .xls .ppt files supported by WhatsApp. Many users can use this feature, but many will be able to use after the official update in play store.