Windows Phone 8.1: How to see at what time your WhatsApp message was read by receiver


WhatsApp has recently rolled out another awesome feature which lets you see on what time your message was read. The feature was rolled out after an update and it can be very useful for people who want to know when the receiver received and read the message.


This feature is very useful for people who want to know the exact time of reading the message but, at the same time, it might get annoying for some people who don’t want the sender to know when he/she read the message since, this can cause many issues between the reader and receiver.

Setting the issue aside, if you are looking for a way to know when and at what time exactly, your WhatsApp message was read then, you are at right place.

Follow the simple instructions below and you will be able to see when your message was read by the other person.


  • Hoping you have updated the WhatsApp on your Windows Phone to latest version (follow the instructions to install updates from Store), simply send a message to anyone.
  • Once you have sent the message and the message has been delivered, you will see grey check against the message. Once the check mark turns blue, it means the message has been read.


  • Now, long tap the message which has been read and the pop-up menu will open. Here select ‘info’.


  • Your message details will open. Here you can see time on which the message was read along with delivery time.


  • That’s all!

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Ahmad Wahid

Being a University student of computer, has developed keen interest in technology and like to test out the new gadgets. His interests include Social Networking as well.