Start a new conversation thread in Google Chat

By default, chat rooms have a single stream of unthreaded messages. When you create a room, you can turn on threaded messages instead. Conversation threads help your group to discuss separate topics in the same room. 


  • History is always on in threaded rooms.
  • You can’t change this setting after you create the room.
  1. Open the Chat app "".
  2. At the bottom, tap Rooms "".
  3. Select a suggested room or search for another room.
  4. At the bottom, tap New thread.
  5. Enter the message.
  6. Tap Send "".
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