Same as Telegram, Viber also offers its users an ability to open secret chats. Actually, secret chats can boast to have a higher level of security and privacy, as well they may be far more comfortable for using. So creating secret chats from time to time may be quite a good idea. Thus, if you want to create a secret chat in Viber, we recommend you to follow the guidelines of this article, which will show you how to open a secret chat in Viber step by step.
There are actually a couple of special features of secret chats one should point out. First of all, secret chats can boast to have a higher level of security and a better encryption of messages. Secondly, the users can’t make screenshots in secret chats. So, if you want to make a screenshot in such a chat, you will simply be unable to do it. And, after all, the secret chats have an expiration period, after which they simply get self-destroyed.
It does not appear to be difficult to open a secret chat in Viber, yet you have to launch this application at first
- In the first place, you should find the icon of the Viber app on the smartphone and tap on it. That will let you launch this mobile application.
If you wish to open a secret chat in Viber, you need to access a chat with a user with whom you want to open a secret chat
- Following it, you will get to see the page with your Viber chat. There, you should find a chat with a person with whom you want to create a secret chat. Enter that ordinary chat.
You need to tap on this button and prompt a pop-up menu, with the help of which you will be able to open a secret chat in Viber
- Once you have accessed that ordinary conversation with that person, you should tap on the button that is located in the right-upper corner.
In order to open a secret chat with the selected user, you have to tap on this menu item
- Right after that, you will notice that a pop-up menu has been opened. In that menu, you should tap on the “Open secret chat” option.
As you can see from this screenshot, a secret chat has been successfully created (just you can’t take screenshots from secret chats)
- Immediately after that, a secret chat with you and the selected user will be created. Additionally, the old ordinary chat will continue to exist. Now, you can take advantage of all the features and advantages offered by the secret chats.
If you still face problems with how to use the Viber messenger, we recommend you to have a look at the guides that you can find on the Viber page.