This feature is for desktop users only. Which has been brought for the security of WhatsApp desktop. It will be called Two Step Verification Feature. Because of this feature, you will be able to avoid unauthorized logins. However, this feature will be optional. The digit code will be available on mobile.
WhatsApp New Feature
Here is the list of WhatsApp New Features.
- Edit Button
- Hide Online Status
- New Message Reactions
- Move Chats to iOS
- Pause and Play Voice Recordings
- Cover Photos
- Mute Specific People in Group Calls
- Export Backups
- Group Polls
- WhatsApp Premium
According to the report, you will be able to enable or disable this feature at will. With this feature, if you log in to the WhatsApp via a new smartphone, the app will send a 6 digit code to your registered mobile number.
Currently, for desktop login, all you have to do is scan a QR code on the WhatsApp web and login to your account. It doesn’t need any kind of pin. Access to WhatsApp chat on desktop will be safe.
According to a report, a PIN will now be required for better and safer access to WhatsApp chats on the desktop. WhatsApp wants to simplify two-step verification management everywhere, so they’re working on introducing this feature in an upcoming update to the web / desktop.
Although it is currently being tested, it may soon be released for WhatsApp web and desktop users. What happens if the phone is lost? The report states that web / desktop users will be able to enable or disable two-step verification. This becomes necessary when you lose your phone and cannot remember your PIN. You can restore the PIN via the reset link.