Published:Sunday, 28 Feb 2021 07:02
News Desk: Elon Musk, the world’s richest man, tweeted and suggested using the messaging app Signal. This has increased the number of users of the signal overnight. Here are some tips and tricks for using the app:
Screen Lock: Signal app has a separate screen lock feature. Even if the phone is unlocked, you have to launch the app with PIN or biometric imprint. As a result, even if he calls someone else, he will not be able to see any message from the Signal app. You need to go to settings to turn on the feature. Then click on Privacy and turn on the ‘Screen Lock’ button.
Notification off: Notifications come when people in the phone’s contact list open an account on Signal. To turn off this notification, open Settings. Click on Notifications to turn off the Contact Joined Signal option.
Blurred image: If you are worried about safety, you can blur the image and send it. There is no need to go to Photoshop and blur certain information in the image or document. The app has automatic face blurring tool. You need to tap + sign to turn on the feature. Select the image and click on the Blur button. Then turn on the Blur faces option.
Messages will be deleted: The feature of deleting messages after a certain period of time in WhatsApp is not very old. However, the signal has the feature long ago. Select the name of the specific person and click on the Disappearing Messages button. How long the message will be deleted can be determined by setting the timer.