Final November, WhatsApp launched messages that disappear after 7 days. A few months in the past it additionally began work on “view as soon as” messages, which might be gone ceaselessly after you considered them as soon as, because the title handily implies.
Now it seems that WhatsApp can be going so as to add an alternative choice for message expiry, and that is 90 days. So at any time when all of those options make it out of beta, you may be offered with a menu just like the one you possibly can see within the screenshot beneath, the place you’ll choose between “Off” (so messages by no means disappear), or select to have your chats disappear after 24 hours, 7 days, or 90 days.
That is lots of flexibility, however the “90 days” possibility has solely now made it to the WhatsApp Android beta (noticed within the newest model, 220.127.116.11). WhatsApp generally retains upcoming options within the beta realm for a lot of weeks (and even months) earlier than lastly releasing them to all of its customers, so we do not but know when you need to anticipate this to reach for everybody. Nonetheless, it is good to know that it is being labored on.