Facebook chat is the instant chat messaging system by Facebook.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Facebook is not showing online members in a Group's Chat

Earlier, Facebook used to show online members at the top in group chat box but recently I have noticed that it no longer does. Chat option is still available but the list of online members has just ...
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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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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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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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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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Can I use the chat bar on Facebook to see whether a friend has recently been online?

Are the names of people at the very top of your chat bar on Facebook people who have very recently contacted you?