Following”pausing investment” in Its Own smart messaging Program Allo back in April, Google has announced It Will stop Behind Allo altogether.
The business states it is going to maintain Allo operating until March 2019, and it will no more be accessible. Allo users have been advised to export their conversation history, and search for an alternate program for regular immediate messaging.
Ever since, the business has introduced popular characteristics of Allo such as Smart Reply, GIFs, and background support to Android Messages, also at a blog article printed on Wednesday, Google has confirmed the passing of Allo completely.
“Given Emails’ continuing momentum, we have decided to quit supporting Allo to concentrate on Messages. Allo will keep working through March 2019 and till then, you are going to have the ability to export all your current conversation history in the program,” the firm added.
The instant messaging program never took off how Google would have hoped. On the flip side, Google’s video calling program Duo has been performing quite well, and the totally doesn’t intend to discontinue development on it. The business states it will continue to include wise attributes to Android Messages to update the SMS platform farther.
As previously mentioned, Allo will still continue to function until March 2019, also earlier that consumers are advised to export all their chat background from the program. To be able to download all of the chat history, start the Allo program, visit Settings > Chat and select Export messages from discussions or Export saved media from chats. The prior will export just the messages, whereas the latter will comprise media such as videos, photographs, and other documents.