WhatsApp now let you hide chats permanently by archiving them even if new messages pop in that conversation. This is a great feature from WhatsApp as it shut off the unwanted conversations and keeping them from showing up in their main chat list. The Archive lets you ignore an unwanted person without blocking him/her.
How to Permanently Hide Chats in WhatsApp
Till now WhatsApp allowed its users to archive the chats that kept them hidden until the new message comes on the group which unarchived it automatically. Here in this tutorial, we will tell you how to permanently hide chats on WhatsApp. For archiving the WhatsApp chats you need to follow these steps.
- First of all, open the WhatsApp and select the chat that you need to archive. It can be a group or individual chat.
- Now three options will appear on top which are Pin, Mute and Archive. Now click on the Archive button.
- The archived section will show up on top of the chat feed. Now you can go into the section and then see your hidden chats at any time. You can easily unarchive the chat by selecting chat and clicking on the Unarchive option on top.
- Now if you want to archive all the chats, go to the chats tab and tap on More > Settings. Tap on Chats > Chat History > Archive all chats.