This WhatsApp trick will allow only the profile picture to be shown to certain contacts.
WhatsApp contact data belongs to very sensitive information, and if it falls into the wrong hands it could compromise the user’s security.
When you open the WhatsApp application, you will find different profiles of the contacts with whom you have talked in the last few hours, each one has a unique photo and display name, this is thanks to the fact that WhatsApp allows you to customize the information that is displayed on the screen. time to chat online.
WhatsApp has shown that it cares a lot about user safety and for this reason it has implemented more and more updates that allow us to take care of online security.
Profile picture privacy options
The application allows you to customize your profile picture, display name and status, and in turn has the option to customize who is shown this data.
To hide the profile photo or a specific contact you can enter from the privacy menu located in the settings section, it is there that by means of a trick that the users of the app have discovered, it will be possible to stop showing the profile photo or a contact .
To do this, you must:
- Open the WhatsApp application from the mobile.
- Make sure you have the latest version on both iOS and Android.
- Go to the settings option in the menu.
- Later enter account and then privacy.
- Choose profile picture and a small window will be displayed.
- Choose between the options everyone, my contacts or nobody.
Hack to show profile picture to default contacts
Although WhatsApp does not allow you to customize who sees the profile picture, users have found a trick to perform this function, delete the contact whose profile picture you want to hide.
When executing this action (because the privacy option my contacts is active) that deleted contact will no longer be able to see your profile picture until it is added again.