WhatsApp allows you to mark conversations as unread. This doesn't change the status of a message, however. If you open a conversation, the sender will still see that you read the message. This feature merely allows you to mark important conversations that you might want to reference back to.


  1. 1Open WhatsApp. You should have the latest version on your Apple device. If you don't, update it through the App Store.
  2. 2Tap Chats.
  3. 3Swipe left-to-right on a conversation of your choice.
  4. 4Tap Mark as Unread. A blue dot will appear, marking that conversation as unread.  


  1.   1Open WhatsApp. You should be using the latest version of WhatsApp. If you're not, update it through the Google Play Store.
  2.   2Tap Chats.
  3.   3Press and hold on a conversation you want to mark unread.
  4.   4Tap Mark as Unread. A green dot will appear next to your conversation, marking it as unread.

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