For the last two years, WhatsApp feature ‘Search Messages by Date’ has been under development, but was discontinued . Now, WhatsApp is back on track to release the feature following theWhatsApp beta release for iOS 18.104.22.168- an update from TestFlight.
WhatsApp Search by Date feature
WhatsApp, powered by Meta, shared a screenshot of the feature in a blogpost-a new calendar icon will pop when searching for a message in the chat. With the help of this calendar, users can quickly jump to a certain date and track older messages. To dismiss the date view, they can scroll through the conversation.
September 13, 2022