The message WhatsApp Web is currently active appears in a notification on WhatsApp for Android whenever the application is also open on the computer. Although it is important to remind the user that their chats can be viewed on another device, the alert cannot be deleted and therefore can cause discomfort.
Users are required to close the application on the PC to get rid of the warning, but there is an alternative if you have an Android O phone. The Google system, launched in 2017, allows you to control notifications from apps, to disable only those that annoy you . See how to remove the persistent WhatsApp Web alert on your phone.
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See how to delete WhatsApp Web notification on cell phone Photo: Paulo Alves / TechTudo
Step 1. When viewing the notification, drag the message sideways to see a button with a gear symbol. Tap to access WhatsApp notification settings.
Access the WhatsApp notification settings on Android Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. Android will list the messenger notification options. If your phone has the Android O version, there will be several types of alerts issued by the application. Find the Other Notifications option.
Disable the "Other notifications" option to get rid of the WhatsApp Web alert Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 3. When deactivating the function on the cell phone, WhatsApp stops sending notifications only when the messenger is open on the computer. The remaining alerts are unchanged.
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