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For some of my Messages conversations, the message history is limited (this happened some time after upgrading to High Sierra) so I can't scroll back past a certain point, but the .ichat archives for older conversations exist. I have "Keep messages" set to forever.

How can I convert the older .ichat archives into something that can be shown or searched thru in the Messages app? It seems like it would need to be added to the chat.db file, but there's no easy way of adding .ichat plists to a SQLite database that I know of.

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