WhatsApp is testing Chat History Migration Tool for Android Devices. This tool will allow users to migrate chat history across Android and iOS devices.
As per a report by WABetaInfo, claims that This tool was previously being tested for iOS.But the WhatsApp beta update reveals that the company has finally begun to create the same feature for Android.
Meanwhile, WhatsApp categorically said that third-party apps claiming to help users migrate chat history between platforms breach its Terms of Service.
According to WABetaInfo, the WhatsApp beta for Android 220.127.116.11 update screenshot reveals that the company is working on the procedure to import chat history.
The mechanism for cross-device data transfer is unknown, but WhatsApp may use Google Drive to temporarily store the chat history before importing it to WhatsApp for Android.
It was recently announced that WhatsApp is testing a 24-hour option for disappearing messages. on Android, iOS, and Web/desktop.
This would be in addition to the existing feature that allows users to set a week’s (7-day) time for messages to vanish. According to WABetaInfo, this option will be visible where users enable/disable disappearing messages for personal and group chats.