A few days ago, WhatsApp updated its terms & policy. According to the revised policy, WhatsApp now demands to share your data with Facebook and other third-party services. This is the only reason why you are finding lots of social media posts talking about WhatsApp’s disadvantages.

After the new policy, users have already started Signal or other instant messaging apps. As of now, there are lots of WhatsApp alternatives available on the Play Store that respects your privacy. For a list of best WhatsApp alternatives, check out the article –

Out of all WhatsApp alternatives, Signal seems to be the best option. Yesterday, we shared an article where we have listed a few best features of Signal Private Messenger. Now we found another best feature known as ‘Note to Self’.

‘Note to Self’ is indeed a great feature that WhatsApp lacks. The feature allows you to send messages to yourself. With this feature, you can quickly jot down a note to review later or share messages and files with your linked devices.

Also Read: 5 Best Features of Signal Private Messenger You Should Know

Steps to Enable & Use the ‘Note to Self’ Feature of Signal

In this article, we will share a detailed guide on how to use the ‘Note to Self’ feature of Signal Private Messenger. Let’s check out.

Step 1. First of all, download & install the Signal Private Messenger app on your Android.

download & install the Signal

Step 2. Once downloaded, complete the installation and setup process. Now you need to tap on the ‘Compose’ button as shown below.

tap on the 'Compose' button

Step 3. This will open the list of all contacts. Simply tap on the ‘Note to Self’ contact.

Simply tap on the 'Note to Self' contact

Step 4. Now you will see a screen like below. Here you can type a message or can upload any attachments.

type a message or can upload any attachments

Step 5. Once done, tap on the Send button.

tap on the Send button

Step 6. Now, whenever you would require to access the saved notes, tap on the ‘Note to self’ contact. You will be able to see all your saved things there.

tap on the 'Note to self' contact

That’s it! You are done. This is how you can use the Note to Self feature of Signal Private Messenger.

So, this article is all about how to use the Note to Self feature of Signal. I hope this article helped you! Please share it with your friends also. If you have any doubts related to this, let us know in the comment box below.


  1. Is there a way that others can see my notes to self? I had a wierd experience where i saw someone in my signal contacts had stopped receiving and when I clicked on it I think it said that my notes were access to everyone on my signal contact list? Was this possible?


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