WhatsApp is working on a new search filter for its chat platform.
Currently, WhatsApp is working on a new search filter for its chat platform. according to a report in WABetalfo, the app will soon allow users to search for messages by date on WhatsApp.
As per the report, the feature is currently in the “Alpha” stage of development and therefore doesn’t come with ant tentative release date and time ” might change its appearance before the release”.
As per the report, the ‘search by date’ feature will become with a calendar icon that will appear whenever users use the in the chat search option.
The screenshots shared in the report show the calendar icon on the top of the keyword. The tapping app will allow the user to select a date/date range.
The report also claims that even, though the screenshots are of iOS, but also ‘search by date’ is expected to be rolled out to Android users too soon.
Presently, the search feature allows users to look for a particular content item in their chat.
This year, the app allowed users to search directly for photos, audios, videos, gifs, and documents right from the main home screen.