iOS 16 beta 4 places new limits on enhancing and unsending messages

iOS 16 beta 4 is right here, and it features a few notable updates to new options within the Messages app. iOS 16 introduces the flexibility to edit and unsend iMessages for the primary time – however with sure limitations. iOS 16 beta 4 tightens these limitations even additional.

These modifications seemingly are available in response to issues over the flexibility to edit and unsend messages. Apple has in a roundabout way addressed that subject, however these modifications are clearly focused at these issues.

In iOS 16 beta 4, now you can solely edit a message 5 totally different instances. Moreover, every of the edits is logged and visual to each the sender and the receiver of the iMessage. This implies the individual you’re messaging will have the ability to see any edits you’ve made. When you’ve hit the restrict of 5 edits, the “edit” possibility will disappear from the long-press menu.

Moreover, iOS 16 beta 4 additionally reduces the period of time you need to unsend an iMessage. In earlier releases of iOS 16, you had quarter-hour to unsend a message. With as we speak’s replace, that time-frame has been considerably decreased to 2 minutes. You do nonetheless have quarter-hour to edit a message, although.

Should you spot any modifications in as we speak’s new iOS 16 public beta or the opposite new betas from Apple as we speak, tell us within the feedback beneath or on Twitter @9to5Mac. Keep tuned for our full hands-on protection of as we speak’s releases proper right here at 9to5Mac as we speak and thru the remainder of the week.

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