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Now you can export complete chat historical past from WhatsApp to Telegram with or with out media information. Each Android and iOS customers can now get pleasure from this function.
- Final Up to date: January 29, 2021, 18:34 IST
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Telegram has formally confirmed that customers can now export complete chat historical past from WhatsApp and extra to its personal messaging app. Earlier this week, the corporate rolled out Telegram v7.4 to let customers export chat historical past from different platforms; nevertheless, the corporate shortly rolled v7.4.1 that didn’t point out the brand new migration-support within the changelog. Though some iOS customers (together with members from our personal staff) had been nonetheless ready to migrate chat from WhatsApp to Telegram v7.4.1, it appeared that the corporate was nonetheless bettering the function. On the opposite hand, Android customers had been but to obtain the help, and its availability particulars remained unclear.
The corporate has now shared a weblog publish the place it notes that each Android and iOS customers of Telegram can migrate chat with or with out media information from WhatsApp, Line and KakaoTalk. Telegram founder Pavel Durov in a press release additional stated that transferring messages to Telegram permits folks to save disk house and cease worrying about third-party backups or altering units. Durov provides, “The function presently imports messages to the tip of the goal Telegram dialog, however retains the unique timestamps of messages. Some of us have been asking whether or not we will combine the present messages in a Telegram chat with the imported messages in a single unified timeline. This ought to be attainable if the goal chat (the place you import messages to) has fewer than 100 messages, so we have began to work on that.”
Emigrate chat historical past, iPhone customers would wish to open WhatsApp > Swipe from proper to left on the person or group chat to entry ‘Extra’ choice > Choose Export Chat > Select Telegram > Choose the person or group who would obtain your entire chat historical past. Right here, a pop-up may even seem asking whether or not customers need to export chat with or with out media information. The method would take a few minutes, relying upon the dimensions of your entire WhatsApp chat. Equally, Android customers will want to open a WhatsApp chat > Faucet on three vertical dots to entry Extra > Export Chat, then select Telegram within the Share menu. Once more your entire course of might take a while relying upon the dimensions of the dialog. Moreover, customers also can export group chats from WhatsApp.
Furthermore, each Android and iOS customers are actually getting an improved voice chats function that enables customers to individually modify the amount of members. Telegram rolled out voice chats in December that may accommodate roughly a thousand members throughout a gaggle voice name.