Yes, the day came when the WhatsApp have stopped the services for modded version of WhatsApp, that is WhatsApp Plus, as it have violated the terms of service for WhatsApp Application. It is a breaking news and the WhatsApp user all over the world are facing the issue of Temporarily Banned From WhatsApp for Using WhatsApp Plus.
Firstly the WhatsApp Plus Donation app was removed from Google Play Store made the WhatsApp Plus app absolutely free and now this step by WhatsApp just killed it.
Now WhatsApp have Temporarily Banned Users From WhatsApp for 24 hours and it shows a count down timer of 24 hours with a message – “You’re temporarily banned from WhatsApp because you may have violated our terms of services. You’ll be able to use WhatsApp again in : [hh:mm:ss] ” and a count down timer below it.
The screen also have a Learn More button which takes you to a FAQ page on WhatsApp Official Website. The article says :- ” WhatsApp Plus is an application that was not developed by WhatsApp, nor is it authorized by WhatsApp. The developers of WhatsApp Plus have no relationship to WhatsApp, and we do not support WhatsApp Plus. Please be aware that WhatsApp Plus contains source code which WhatsApp cannot guarantee as safe and that your private information is potentially being passed to 3rd parties without your knowledge or authorization. Please uninstall your application and install an authorized version of WhatsApp from our website or Google Play. Then, you will be able to use WhatsApp.”
WhatsApp Plus was an app that can change the size limits of the files you want to send, from 2MB to 50MB, and to maintain the image quality of your photos or videos. There are six menus which you can use to make changes to the setting of the files. You can change the colors, size of images or contact image, you can disable animations and voice notes, or the size of the color of the widgets etc.
Whats To Do Now ?
We would suggest you to remove WhatsApp Plus from your phone and install original WhatsApp from Google Play Store and wait for 24 hours to enable your service again.
This is all about the update on Temporarily Banned From WhatsApp for Using WhatsApp Plus. The moment we get more information on it, we will share it with you. Do let us know your reaction on this step of WhatsApp.
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