WhatsApp beta for iOS what’s new?


WhatsApp has just submitted a new update through the TestFlight beta Program, bringing the version up to The version marked within WhatsApp Settings is and the TestFlight build is 23.1.0 (436749686).
What’s new in this update? WhatsApp is releasing a new interface for the disappearing messages section to some beta testers and an additional crash fix!


Common questions Answers
Name of the feature? Redesigned disappearing messages section
Status? Rolling out
Compatibility? WhatsApp beta for iOS is marked as a compatible update.
I have the same version but I don’t have this feature, why? This feature has been released to some beta testers. If it is not available for your account, please wait for a future update.
Thanks for testing and reporting: Disappearing message redesign: _Youssef, Spencer, and il_fedetrevi.
Crash fix: Haider Nawaz Janjua and Leo Saquetto.
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In the article about the WhatsApp beta for Android update, we shared news about a new interface for a section of the app: disappearing messages. Thanks to this interface, WhatsApp is making it easier for users to select which conversations to apply the default message timer to.
But what’s new in the latest WhatsApp beta for iOS update? WhatsApp is introducing another fix for the crash that could happen on the previous beta version, but the same interface visible on WhatsApp beta for Android is also available to some beta testers:

As you can see in this screenshot, a new interface for the disappearing messages section is finally available. To discover if the new interface is already enabled on your account, just open WhatsApp Settings > Privacy > Disappearing messages. In this section, you can also configure the default message timer that will automatically set up your new chats to disappearing threads. In addition, you can easily convert multiple conversations to disappearing chats.

The updated interface for the disappearing messages section is available for some beta testers that install the latest update from the TestFlight app, and it is also available on WhatsApp Business beta, and it is widely rolling out to even more people in the coming days.

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