According to a post from WABetainfo, WhatsApp for iOS, the platform that tests features in WhatsApp beta builds before releasing them to users, will soon have a new search by date feature that allows users to search for messages of a specific date. may receive. This means you can filter the results by date. WhatsApp now gives you multiple results when you type a name or number in the search box. The feature was reportedly invented by him two years ago, but plans to bring it to the masses have been shelved.
WhatsApp is reportedly working on an improved search feature that will allow users to view messages sent on a specific date.The feature has been tested on WhatsApp for iOS. This feature is said to be in development and its release is not yet known. Reportedly, it has not yet been released to beta testers. The news comes days after WhatsApp for iOS was reported to be failing after an update. This bug automatically changed the mute duration from “1 week” to “8 hours”.
WABetainfo officials say that TestFlight discovered the feature after releasing WhatsApp iOS beta update 220.127.116.11. The platform said WhatsApp has submitted a new update through the TestFlight beta program, bringing WhatsApp beta iOS 18.104.22.168. WABetaInfo shared some screenshots pointing to the calendar icon positioned just above the keyboard. To use the option to search for messages from a specific date, you need to tap the WhatsApp for iPhone calendar icon.
Tap to open a calendar icon with a date picker to select month, day, and year. As mentioned, this feature is still in development in this build and should be rolled out to beta testers in the future. The development comes two days after a WhatsApp for iOS user ran into problems after updating the app to version 22.214.171.124. It was reported that a WhatsApp bug automatically changed the mute duration from “1 week” to “8 hours”. However, when the user selected his two other time periods (8 hours and always) to mute the chat, there were no issues.