Today WhatsApp has released a new update on the AppStore, bringing the version number up to 2.17.50.
The official changelog on AppStore reports “Bug fixes” only, but you can read a very detailed changelog here.
As you can read in the changelog, this update has many improvements and new features, but there are also hidden features, one of which is something about the Chat Search feature ..
WhatsApp will finally allow to search messages in specific chats, thanks to the new improved Chat Search feature, available also for groups.
About chats, you will find a new option called “Chat Search” in Contact Info section (for groups, in Group Info):
When selected, the chat will be opened and you can choose what you want to search.
Check the video below to discover how the feature will work!
Note that the feature is disabled by default, and it will be enabled in next releases.
When it will be ready, you’ll be surely notified on Twitter, our Telegram Channel, and it will be mentioned in a future changelog, available in this website.
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