However, users were not easy anymore. They were not convinced with the idea of sharing WhatsApp data with Facebook. Neither they were happy with the notification that simply told them to accept the policy or lose access to the app.
Features that won’t work after May 15
According to WhatsApp, users still have time to accept the updates after May 15. So, the messaging platform will keep showing a persistent reminder on the app, and soon after, users will see limited functionality until the user accepts new terms.
When it is about limited functionality, the FAQ page tells that users will be unable to access their chat list, however can get incoming voice and video calls for a while. WhatsApp, also highlighted that users who have notifications enabled can tap on them to read or respond to a message or call back a missed phone or video call.
“After a few weeks of limited functionality, you won’t be able to receive incoming calls or notifications, and WhatsApp will stop sending messages and calls to your phone,” the company added.