How to Reply Privately in WhatsApp Group Chat on iPhone and Android

You can reply privately to a specific message on WhatsApp group chat. Let’s see how.

I use Google Pixel 4a (Android 12), Windows 11 PC, and iPhone X. Let’s begin.

Reply Privately in WhatsApp Group Chat (Android or iPhone)

Here are the steps:

  1. Open the group chat you prefer on the WhatsApp Messenger app.
  2. Long press message for which you want to reply.
  3. Tap the three vertical dots at the top-right if you’re on an Android phone. Hit More if you’re on an iPhone.
  4. You can see the option “Reply privately.” Select it.
  5. Type your message in the compose box and tap the “Send” icon.

That’s all.

See: How to Unarchive WhatsApp Chat

Send a Private Message in Group Chat on WhatsApp Web or Desktop App

Here are steps to reply to a message in group chat privately:

Open the WhatsApp Web or Desktop app.

Open the group chat you want.

Please hover over the message you like and click the down arrow.

You can now view “Reply privately.” Click on it.

Please type in your response and send it.

That’s all.

Thanks for reading.