Everyone is familiar with the term Viber in today’s age of technology. Viber is one of the most popular media for communicating with your friends and family. It can also be used on both smartphones as well as desktop computers. Viber has come up with many great features. Today I am going to talk about one of the cool features of Viber i.e. Secret Chat in this article.
The features become handy when it comes to the matter of Privacy. Secret chat provides an extra level of security to our privacy. Also, it consists of disappearing of the message and controls over forwarding the message. Secret chat can be done on 1-on-1 chat. No message content is shown on the chat screen. Also, the message is marked with the lock icon.
Here I will be sharing the ways to use the secret chat feature in Viber. Let’s get started.
Step 1: Open Chat Screen
To perform a secret chat first open your Viber application. Then compose a new message from where you can search a friend with whom you want to conduct a secret chat. Follow these step to Open chat screen.
- Open the Viber chat screen.
- Tap on the Compose button.
- Search for a friend.
- Open the existing chat.
- Tap the menu button
- Choose Open secret chat.
Step 2: Set a time limit
Secret chat also allows you to set a time limit to control the visibility of your message. You can set a time limit so that the message will be visible to the recipient within the selected time frame. The message will be disappeared from the phone once the time limit ends. To use the time limit follow these steps.
- Tap on the timer button.
- Set Time limit from the given option.
- Send the message to the recipients.
- The message will disappear once the time ends.