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WhatsApp Supports Screen-Sharing in Videos Calls; Know About the New Feature

WhatsApp New Feature: The screen-sharing feature during video calls will be rolled out soon for users.

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WhatsApp Supports Screen-Sharing in Videos Calls; Know About the New Feature
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WhatsApp is working on a new feature for its users that will make video calling easy. The Meta-owned social media platform that is so popular among millions of users across the globe has started rolling out a new feature. The messaging platform now allows users to share their screens while video calling. This new feature will be beneficial for a lot of users who want to conduct online meetings. Therefore, it is going to be a hit update.

The WhatsApp video calling screen sharing feature is similar to the traditional video-conferencing apps such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, and Skype. You do not have to download other apps to conduct meetings and share your screen anymore. WhatsApp has started to roll out this feature for various users. You must update your app to enjoy the new feature.


As per the latest details, the screen-sharing feature during video calls has been rolled out for Android beta testers for a few weeks. Now, the feature will be available to more users all over the world.

WhatsApp Screen-Sharing Feature: Details

As per the latest official details, the interface of the new WhatsApp screen-sharing update is similar to that of Zoom or Google Meet.

It is important to note that an image shared by Mark Zuckerberg shows that the shared screen will take up most of the space while the participants in the video call can be seen in small rectangular boxes.

To use the new feature, you have to press the arrow icon which says "Share Option" and you can share your screen during a video call on WhatsApp. It is important to update your app if you want to use the screen-sharing feature.


Meta officially confirmed that it has started rolling out the feature on iOS, Android and Windows devices. You have to wait for some time if you do not have access to the feature yet.

The company is rolling out the screen-sharing feature on WhatsApp in a phased manner and soon, you can use the feature. Make sure to download the latest version of the app.

Those who use the popular messaging platform know that it comes up with new features and updates frequently. The company introduces new features for the benefit of the users.

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