Users who want to schedule WhatsApp messages to be sent on a specific day and time can use the Shortcuts app, which is native to iOS 13 on the iPhone (iOS). The tool allows you to create routines to automate various actions on your cell phone. The ideal resource for those who need to send an important message and do not want to risk forgetting.
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In the following tutorial, check out how to program WhatsApp messages for iPhone (iOS) with the Shortcuts app. The procedure was performed on an iPhone XR, but the tips also apply to other models of the Apple phone.
Learn to schedule messages on WhatsApp for iPhone Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo
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Step 1. Open the Shortcuts app and select the "Automao" tab. Finally, press the "+" button in the upper right corner and v in "Create Personal Automation";
Create a new personal automation to schedule WhatsApp messages Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. Choose the "Time of Day" option. Then, set the time and select the days of the week. After that, press "Next", in the upper right corner;
Select the day and time to schedule WhatsApp message Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. Tap "Add To" and search for "Text". In the results, tap on the "Text" to add it automatically;
Add to to program WhatsApp message on iPhone Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 4. In card text, write the message you want to send. Then, press the "+" button and add the item "Send Message via WhatsApp";
Type the message and add it to program the WhatsApp message Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 5. Enter the number to which the message should be sent. Remember to add the DDI code 55 (Brazil) and the DDD before the number. Now, press "Next" and finally touch "OK" to save;
Enter the phone number and save the automation to schedule WhatsApp message Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 6. On the scheduled day and time, the Shortcuts app will show a notification. Tap on it and press "Run". WhatsApp will be opened with the chosen message and it is enough that the user confirms the sending.
Tutorial shows how to program messages on WhatsApp Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
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