Facebook chat is the instant chat messaging system by Facebook.

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Download whole Facebook chat including attachments

I want to download my whole chat conversations in Facebook, including the attached pictures and videos, is that possible? The option in Settings does not include the chat it seems...
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my Facebook precise location has me at a location hours after I left

I sent my precise location to a friend on Facebook so they can meet up with me while I was out on the town. They got the first location and then I went someplace else.. they called me 2 hours later ...
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Last Active on Facebook without any mobile session

It's been a long since I removed all my Facebook App for Android. However I still can see "last seen" timestamp. How? I have two FB accounts, A and B. A -> chat turned off, no app sessions in Secury ...
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Protect originator of Facebook chat from being removed

I have a group chat and we are under threat of being deleted from this group. Though it was formed by one of us, anyone can delete anyone. Is there a way it can be protected so that the only person ...
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Facebook messages

Will the messages sent to me by my friends be visible to them if I covert my profile to a Facebook Page? (They'll become the likes? And will they be able to see the messages they've sent during the ...
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Facebook phone Messenger app vs. Facebook website Messenger time stamps

I was curious about a Facebook Messenger timestamp disparity that's been coming up. On my phone, the Facebook Messenger app says someone is "active now" whereas on the desktop website it says they ...
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He says he is taking a nap but facebook messenger say online 1 minute ago

My boyfriend says he will take a nap and that is fine with me. After half an hour, I checked if i have messages from him Only to find out that he is online 1 minute ago. I asked him but he says that ...
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Group conversation in Facebook chat

I have a conversation group that shows up on my Facebook chat. But, there never was a group chat and it cannot, as far as I know, be erased. How do you erase it? I already checked instant messaging ...
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Why on Facebook can I not see someone online but only last active?

I open the Facebook app on my phone and go to chat and it tells me one person was last active ten minutes ago and then all of a sudden it says last active one minute ago but I never see a green dot to ...
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How to remove “More Friends ” from facebook chat?

I have a big problem with facebook chat and here I am attaching the image for the reference with the problem mentioned on the image. ---> Image But I am also describing below if you are not able to ...
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Facebook chat, friends that show up as greyed out

In Facebook chat, to the right sidebar, when I am signed out of chat, I have a list of friends that show up greyed out. What does this list represent? I am consistently having two friends show up in ...
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How can I prevent someone from re-adding me to a Facebook group chat?

If I am added to a Facebook group chat and want to leave, I just press the "leave conversation". But if I want to prevent people from re-adding me, how do I do that?
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Facebook Chat turned off can you people see your activity

If facebook chat is turned off, can people see your activity (what you are liking etc) in the right hand side?
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Identify who sent me a Facebook messages

Somebody has messaged me and I am not able to find his name as all messages are showing his name as facebook user and profile is also not opening. How do I find details of this messenger?
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Why do I have a mobile icon beside my name on Facebook chat?

So I was away for a while on Facebook and my friend noticed that I was getting a Mobile Icon when he looked at me in his chat list. It seems like whenever I am offline it says that beside my friend's ...
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Download Facebook Messenger thread (on Mac)

I would like to download a very long Facebook Messenger thread to my computer for safekeeping (I’m on Mac if it makes any difference). Any way to do this easily? I’m no computer wiz.
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How can I send voice clips on Facebook Chat using the desktop interface?

I'd like to send voice clips on Facebook Chat using the desktop interface. I know mobile users can do it, but is there any way for desktops?
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Is it possible to get notification when a message from Facebook inbox is deleted?

Is it possible to get notification when a message from Facebook’s inbox is deleted? Notification can either be email or text message to my cell phone. Or if there is another way to get notification, ...
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How to get notified when messages arrive in my Facebook inbox?

I use a Windows 7 PC and I need to get notified every time a new message arrives in my Facebook inbox. I tried the Notification feature in the Settings, so that I get a message into my cell phone ...
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Cannot view 'Unarchive' messages back in the inbox in facebook

Yesterday I deleted some messages from facebook. I want to bring it back to my inbox today. So I logged into my facebook. Then - I went to messages. Clicked on More -> Then Archived. Then I found ...
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Is it there any way to simulate invisible in Facebook chat?

Is it there any way to appear invisible in Facebook? I am aware of how to turn off chats for specific friends, but I want to become invisible. Is it there any way/messenger to achieve/support this?
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Facebook messaging

I have set my Facebook account on all my devices as "Turn Chat Off." I like to be on Facebook in peace! I have NOT installed the Messenger App. However, it seems like my friends using the ...
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Don't want people to know I'm online - How do you eliminate the green light from showing?

I have chat turned off, but it still shows that I'm online (with a green dot indicator). I don't want everyone to know when I'm online in Facebook. How can I eliminate the green light from showing ...
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How do I check the chat status of messages when the user is not my friend?

Even if a Facebook user is not a friend of yours, he/she may be contacted via chat simply by clicking one of the messages received from him/her. I happened to set the chat setting on some messages to ...
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Facebook chat profile picture (next to the speech bubble icon with dots) is showing up blurred

Here is what the normal profile picture in Facebook chat looks like: But what or why is the little bit of blur showing on the profile picture (not the speech balloon with dots) in this next image? ...
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What happens to messages after you PERMANENTLY delete your Facebook account? [duplicate]

I am planning to permanently delete my Facebook account. I have deactivated it many times, but now I am planning to completely delete it for good. I am aware that most things like: photos/status' I've ...
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What's the difference between a these icons on Facebook Chat?

What's the difference between these icons when a person is offline? (nothing)
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Huge “Like” button replacing “Reply” on a private conversation on Facebook [closed]

I have got an inconvenient problem : Sometimes, when I discuss on Facebook, I cannot answer a private message because the "Reply" button is replaced with a huge "Thumb up". If I click on it, and I ...
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JavaScript Error when creating account for Facebook chat history manager

In a previous post (Print an entire Facebook chat/message conversation thread) some users suggested the use of Facebook chat history manager to export Facebook history. I decided to try. I am using ...
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Get rid of CAPTCHA in Facebook

I have a Facebook account for two days only. How long it will take Facebook to believe I'm not a spammer (or my account to grow mature enough), so I don't have to write irritating captcha each time I ...
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Revert changes done to Facebook chat

I'm new to Facebook (yes, that is still possible!). Yesterday, when I registered, Facebook chat in my account was tiny (about 1/5 of screen height) and showed only true on-line Friends. Today, ...
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Facebook's new design for messenger and privacy settings

Today I noticed that facebook shows my device when I'm online (mobile or web). This is against the privacy that I want. I don't want anybody know that whether I'm using mobile or web. I saw this ...
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How to download an entire chat history on Facebook? [duplicate]

I have a conversation of 15k+ messages and I want to view old ones. This is proving extremely difficult because scrolling up takes too long (hours) and crashes my computer after I reach around ...
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What does it mean when no time specified beside the phone icon on Facebook chat?

If a friend on Facebook isn't online, in the contacts bar you can see a phone icon beside the last time he's been on Facebook. For example, if a contact's been online 16 minutes ago, I'll see beside ...
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Difference between “Mute conversation” and “Turn off chat for x”? - Facebook

Suppose I'm chatting with Pitter. What is the difference between "Mute conversation" and "Turn off chat for Pitter" on Facebook?
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how to know when chat coversations have been deleted

How to see full conversations on chat. And how to tell if chats have been deleted? I looked on Facebook saw an alert. But maybe the chat was deleted?
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New Facebook Chat list not working

I have the new Facebook layout with the chat listings on left hand side in a black column. It's giving me the following problems: Now the chat column minimises and I can't see the names or the green ...
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In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too?

In Facebook chat, if someone is in my top list, like, i always see when he is online, does he see me too? like, if there are 2 people, X and Y which doesnt in any specific list. X sees Y on the top ...
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How to download a conversation in Facebook

I need your help to download the whole- complete conversation with my friend in Facebook. The way I can do that is to scroll (∞) and copy, but that will take more than an hour or a day. Is there any ...
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Facebook shows me as online even if I turned off chat. How can I be offline in Facebook?

I never use Facebook Chat. It's always turned off. But I realized that it shows me as online (green dot) to my friends even if it's turned off. Is there any way to be offline in Facebook? I don't ...
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What does the phone by itself mean?

You have the green thing which means they are online by computer. Then you have the phone with the number next to it saying how long they've been away. So if the phone is by itself does that mean that ...
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How do I stay signed out of chat?

Whenever I turn off chat using the Facebook website, after a while, if I open Facebook again I'll be signed in to chat. I should explain my setup. I have Windows 8 and a Windows Phone which are both ...
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When I read a message from Facebook through and IM app (Pidgin) and close the window, can it be marked as read on Facebook web as well?

I use Pidgin for chat on Facebook. Often when people write to me, I just read it and close the window that displayed their message (typically: me: by them:by -->[I close the window]). Now this leads ...
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How can I delete messages from group chat in Facebook?

My friend and I chatted some personal information between us in a group chat being absent minded. So now we are stuck. We need to delete those messages permanently. So is it possible to delete the ...
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Receive a notification when a friend appears online in Facebook chat

Recently, I've been wondering about the possibility of receiving a notification when a friend comes online in Facebook chat. After a bit of googling, I've found http://www.gmarjil.com/ and ...
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Facebook - download chat history

I have a quite long (several thousands of messages) chat history with one of my friends which I'd like to download and store safely on my own computer. I did not bear this in mind from the beginning ...
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Facebook chatting—3rd party creating a chat conversation

Is it possible for a 3rd party to create a private Facebook chat conversation between 2 other people?
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How to do bold and italic formatting in Facebook Chat

A follow-up to Text formatting enhancements on Facebook, how does one create bold and italic formatting in Facebook chat? Is it possible to provide emphasis within messages? I think (maybe I'm going ...
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Person A is online and sends a message to person B; person B is offline but opens the message, is “seen” still displayed to person A?

Person A sends a message via chat or just normal private messaging on to person B.. Person B opens the message in there private message area, but is offline on facebook chat.. Questions Does ...
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What's the new “Seen ” in Facebook Chat?

What's this newly-appearing-never-seen-before thing in Facebook Chat: