How to play voice messages
Web and Desktop
Voice messages received on WhatsApp are downloaded automatically.
On received voice messages you'll see:
- A green microphone on voice messages you haven't played.
- A blue microphone on voice messages you've already played.
Play a voice message
- Click Playto listen to voice messages you've sent or received.
- Listen to the message.
- Through your computer’s speakers: Play the message through your computer’s speakers.
- Through your headphones: Voice messages will play through your headphones when they’re connected.
- You can also click and drag the dot located on the waveform to the timestamp of the message you want to start playing from.