Manage Messages

How do I delete a message that I’ve sent on Hahalolo?
You can permanently delete a message that you've sent for yourself. If you select Delete, you won't be able to see the deleted message. Keep in mind that other people in the chat will still see the messages.

HOW TO DELETE A SENT MESSAGE:

Computer Mobile apps
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click the message you'd like to delete.
  3. Click t_y_ch_n.pngOptions next to the message you'd like to delete.
  4. Click x_a.pngDelete.

When you delete a message, it will be permanently removed from your chat box.

How do I revoke a message that I’ve sent on Hahalolo?
You can only revoke your own message you’ve sent to everyone in the chat. If you select Revoke, the message will be permanently removed, and people in the chat will know that you have removed a message. Keep in mind that recipients may have already seen your message and can still report the conversation.

HOW TO REVOKE A MESSAGE:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click the message you'd like to revoke.
  3. Click t_y_ch_n.pngOptions next to the message you'd like to revoke.
  4. Clickthu_h_i.pngRevoke.

When you unsend a message, this message will be permanently removed from everyone's chatbox.

How do I edit a message that I’ve sent on Hahalolo?
You are only allowed to edit your sent message to everyone in the chat. If you select Edit, other people in the chat will see the content of the edited message.

HOW TO EDIT A SENT MESSAGE:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click the message you'd like to edit.
  3. Clickt_y_ch_n.png Options next to the message you'd like to edit.
  4. ClickScreenshot_17.png Edit.
  5. Type your message, then press Enter org_i_tin_nh_n.png to send.

When you edit a message, everyone in the chat will see the edited message based on the icon __i_t_n.pngnext to it.

How do I delete my conversation on Hahalolo?

HOW TO DELETE A CONVERSATION:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open the conversation you want to delete.
  2. Click Options on the right of the conversation.
  3. Click Delete Conversation.
  4. Click Agree to finish.

Once you choose to delete a conversation, this can't be undone.

Keep in mind that the conversation history is only deleted from your chat box, not from the remaining user’s. It will be saved in your chat box if someone sends a message in the conversation.

How do I quote a message?

You can quote your own or other's message to reply to a specific message in the conversation.

HOW TO QUOTE A MESSAGE:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click the message you want to quote.
  3. Click t_y_ch_n.png Options next to the message you want to quote
  4. Click Screenshot_36.pngQuote.
  5. Type your response and press Enter or click send.jpg to send.
How do I turn conversation notifications on or off?

You can turn notifications on or off for all conversations or for just a single conversation.

TO TURN NOTIFICATIONS ON OR OFF FOR A SINGLE CONVERSATION:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open the conversation you want to turn notifications on or off.
  2. Click th_ng_b_o.jpg Notification settings in the top right.
  3. Click OK to confirm that notifications will be turned on or off.

TO TURN NOTIFICATIONS ON OR OFF FOR ALL CONVERSATIONS:

Computer Mobile apps
  1. From Chat, click th_ng_b_o.jpg notification settings in the bottom left of the screen.
  2. Click OK to confirm that notifications will be turned on/off for all conversations.
How do I set a nickname for myself and others?

You can set or change a custom nickname for yourself and your friends in the conversation.

HOW TO SET A NICKNAME:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click Options on the right of the conversation.
  3. Click Change nickname.
  4. Select the person you want to set/change the nickname, then enter a new one.
  5. Click Change nickname to finish.

Note

  • Once you set a nickname, all changes will be displayed so that everyone in the conversation can see them.
  • The nickname is only changed in the conversation you have selected for setup. There are no changes in the profile or other conversations.
How do I manage the media of a conversation?

You are allowed to manage all photos/videos, links, and files in the conversation.

STEPS:

Computer iOS app Android app
  1. From Chat, open a conversation.
  2. Click Files on the right of the conversation.
  3. Click Media, Links, or Files to view the upload list in reverse chronological order.
What are Chat heads in Android?

Chat Heads let you read and reply to messages while you’re using other apps.

A chat head (a circle with your friend's picture) will pop up when you get a new message. To view and reply to the message without leaving the screen you're on, just tap the chat head. You can use your finger to move chat heads around on your screen or drag them to the bottom of the screen to close them when you're done chatting.

HOW TO TURN THE CHAT HEAD FEATURE ON:

  1. Tap Screenshot_21.png in the bottom right of Hahalolo
  2. Scroll down and tap Privacy & settings
  3. Select Settings
  4. Tap Screenshot_3.png next to Turn on Chat head mode
  5. Tap Agree when the pop-up "You need to give Hahalolo permission to draw over other apps" appears
  6. You will be redirected to the device’s app permission settings interface, tap Screenshot_3.pngnext to Hahalolo to grant permission
  7. Return to Hahalolo's Messenger interface to finish.

NOTE: If you have already set permission for the Hahalolo app to draw over other apps at your phone's App Settings, step 5, 6 and 7 will not be available.

NOTE: If you have just updated to the latest version or are using the application for the first time, the notification "You need to give Hahalolo permission to draw over other apps" will appear right from the beginning when you access Chat. Tap Agree if you want to enable Chat Heads or tap Skip if you temporarily do not want to use this mode.

HOW TO TURN A CHAT HEAD ON FOR A SINGLE CONVERSATION:

NOTE: You need to complete 7 steps mentioned above to enable a chat head for each conversation.

  1. From Chat, open a conversation
  2. Tap  Screenshot_7.jpg in the top right of the conversation
  3. Tap Open chat head

  4. Tap Screenshot_3.png next to Turn on Chat head mode to enable this mode and finish.

NOTE: Chat heads are only available on Android, except for computers and iOS.

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