How to Make Bold Text in WhatsApp Chat

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The procedure to make text bold in WhatsApp is actually a very simple procedure. WhatsApp offers many different fonts and styles in which you can type your message. One such way is by making the text bold. To do this, the only thing you have to do is add one small step before sending any regular message. The following article explains the steps to be followed to send a text transformed into bold in WhatsApp.

Steps to make text bold in WhatsApp

  1. Launch WhatsApp: The first step is to launch the application. For this, you need to find the application in the app drawer and tap on it once to open. It will open the app In the chat tab.
  2. Open the chat: Once you are in the chat tab, the next step is to open the chat with the user you want to send a bold message. Scroll down or use the search option present at the top. You can even open a new chat from the “new chat” option.
  3. Type out the message: Once you open the chat, the next step is to type out the message you want to send. Tap on the area that says “Type a message” in the chat screen.
  4. Add an Asterisk sign ‘*’ before and after the text: Once you type out the message, you have to then add a “*” sign before and after the text that you want to make into bold. You have to make sure that you do not leave a space between the * sign and the first alphabet of the text. And between the last alphabet of the text and the * sign. If you put a space, then it will not be converted into bold. For example, *Message*. This message will be converted Into bold.
  5. Send the message: Once you add the * sign before and after, the next step is to send the message. Once send the message, it will automatically make the text bold. In the latest version, we can see the text being bold even before we send it.

Thus in this way, any message can be converted into a bold message in WhatsApp. The procedure is simple. All you have to do is add an asterisk at the beginning and the end of the text you want to convert.


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