WhatsApp is working on a feature called ‘Kept Message’ in its app.
At present, this message of WhatsApp is in the initial stage of testing.
After turning on this feature, the message will be present in the chat.
whatsapp Working on a new feature that lets users Disappearing Messages can be saved. It has been learned that WhatsApp is testing this feature, which can keep disappearing messages. When you send a disappearing message, the message is automatically deleted after a set amount of time. But sometimes when you have this feature turned on, you send an important message and then this message also disappears.
In such cases, WhatsApp will soon bring a feature called ‘Keep the Disappearing Messages’, which will allow you to save important messages. WABetaInfo has first spotted this feature, and has said that WhatsApp is working on a feature that will save the disappearing messages of the chat.
As per the screenshot shared by the tipster, when you send a Disappearing Message, you will get a pop-up asking if you want to keep the message in the chat. If you’ve saved a disappearing message before, you can also delete it later.
Message will not disappear after expiry
According to the report, when you want to keep the message, it will not disappear from the chat after it expires and the recipient will still be able to see it, but they can delete it later.
Wabetainfo said that this feature is still in its early stages, so it is not confirmed whether WhatsApp will choose it for stable release or not. If it is rolled out to everyone, then many changes are expected in the feature.