WABetaInfo confirms that Currently WhatsApp shows muted whatApp status updates at the end of the scroll now onwards WhatsApp is rolling out the ability to hide muted status updates completely in the latest Android beta version.
The Hide muted whatApp status Updates feature have ability to completely disappear all traces of muted updates from the WhatsApp Status section. This feature was spotted by a user in latest WhatsApp beta version 2.19.260, and see it on the same version.
The Muted Status Updates feature was initial spotted in WhatsApp beta version 2.19.183 in June. All Muted Updates are automatically hidden once feature is enabled. There is a down arrow appear on the Muted Updates tab, will show the Muted Updates by pressing it. The arrow, now in an up position, can be again tapped for hiding updates again.
If you are an Android user registered with WhatsApp beta version then you should get this option with version 2.19.260. In case, you have updated to latest beta version but don’t get the option. In this case, necessary to back up your chat history and reinstall WhatsApp to get the feature. This is desirable only if you cannot wait to experience this new feature.
Every time you reinstall WhatsApp, the service tends to get the most updated configuration from its servers and enabling new features for its users.