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2answers
212 views

Does Facebook delete old messages/conversations that haven't been active in years?

I joined Facebook in 2008 but don't recall if I used its messaging function at the time. I checked my old deactivated account and the oldest message is from 2009. That's around 5 years ago now, so ...
2
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1answer
676 views

How can I AUTOMATICALLY forward Facebook messages to my email?

I am told that I can AUTOMATICALLY (not manually) forward my facebook messages to my email account but I can't find how to do that in the facebook settings. 1) Can facebook messages be automatically ...
0
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1answer
60 views

If I message a group member or admin will they receive it?

So lets say I joined a Facebook group. If I message somebody from the group (assuming I don't have any mutual friends with that person), will the message land in the "Inbox" or "Other" box? Lets say ...
3
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0answers
461 views

Downloaded facebook archive doesn't contain all messages

The downloaded facebook archive has a messages.htm file in it with my facebook messages. But I know for sure that a lot of them are missing. My top conversation with about 65k messages has exactly ...
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0answers
113 views

How to prevent hiding “seen” property on my Facebook messages

I know my friends are using some apps to hide the "seen" property Facebook uses in chat and not showing it unless they want to. I' m not looking for those programs to use but to undo. How to undo ...
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1answer
2k views

Sending messages to non friends on Facebook?

So I randomly searched up a name and he was my former friend from about a few years ago. He moved away and I graduated high school, but just about a week ago I searched his name but he didn't show any ...
0
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0answers
693 views

Unable to send message to someone not in my friend list

I am not able to send messages to some people who are not in my friend list, while I am able to send messages to many others. Why is it? I am particularly interested in sending message to a ...
3
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2answers
315 views

How Can I Archive A Facebook Conversation?

I have a rather long conversation on Facebook. I scrolled up so much that my computer has 5+ second spikes every time it adds another batch of messages. I still have another 25k to go. Time will not ...
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2answers
6k views

If you mark a Facebook message as read, will it show up as “Seen…” to the person who sent it?

Even if you don't actually click on the message to open it?
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1answer
175 views

How messaging actually works in Facebook for freshmen?

A kinda disclaimer: My facebook account got hacked, sends spam messages and so, I had to delete my previous account and recreate another one. My browser has the whole history like, with whom I've ...
5
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3answers
500 views

Why can some Facebook users currently be messaged, but not others?

According to Facebook’s current messaging policies, all users should be capable of receiving messages. However, when viewing some profiles, belonging to Friends of Friends or non-Friends, while logged ...
1
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1answer
1k views

Facebook, messages won't load, the page is blank

I'm having trouble with messages on Facebook, when I try to open the page, it turns blank. I've tried to reload the page but it doesn't work. I've also tried to log in as a different user and read ...
4
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1answer
26k views

Facebook private messages email notifications [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to receive email notification on about new Facebook messages? I used to get email notifications when I received private messages but for some reason I'm not getting ...
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1answer
262 views

How to see who else is included in message on Facebook

Someone sent me a Facebook message and I replied but some other people I don't know replied too. Is there a list of everyone involved in the message?
9
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8answers
150k views

How can I download all messages from Facebook?

How can I download all my private messages from Facebook? I don't really want to have to scroll through the actual messages, wait for older ones to load, and copy and paste since I have 7k+ messages ...
5
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2answers
388 views

Facebook is not displaying any messages

This is how it looks currently: When I click on Messages, it dims out and then doesn't display anything. I have tried the following: Refreshed the page. Tried it in latest versions of Safari, ...
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3answers
49k views

What is the limit of Facebook friend requests you can receive?

I'm asking this because I receive a lot of friend requests everyday, but I know that there's a moment in which if someone clicks on your "add as friend" a pop-up will appear saying something like ...
3
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2answers
211 views

Is Facebook email unusable or just unpopular?

Facebook recently has been rolling out the ability to email to and from the "messages" interface. This is rolling out with the update that combines Facebook Chat and Messages, etc, into one messaging ...
7
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1answer
9k views

Stop Facebook from recording chat?

For about 2 weeks now, Facebook has started recording chat messages to my messages inbox. Is there a way to stop this? I'm constantly getting notifications when I'm chatting that I've got a new ...
9
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2answers
17k views

Facebook chat alert “Friend is using an application to access chat.”

I am using the Facebook chat a lot but today something odd started happening. When I try to send my friends a message through the Facebook chat they will receive a pop up message saying something like ...
39
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2answers
6k views

Any risk in replying to a message on Facebook?

I got a message from someone I've never met before, or even heard of, from Nigeria. He wants to learn to write Java code and is asking me if I can recommend any websites or e-books to help him. He ...
0
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1answer
440 views

How to group messages in Facebook?

How to group messages by people in Facebook? For example I want to see all messages that I've sent and that I've received from some person.
6
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3answers
14k views

How can I add a new recipient to a Facebook message?

I've sent a message in Facebook to multiple people. I want to send another one to the same group without adding them one by one, but just add one new person instead. Is there a way to do this?
15
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4answers
12k views

Reply to Facebook Message via Email

I know it is possible to receive your Facebook messages via email. I would like to reply by email, but Facebook doesn't allow me to do this and instead returns a delivery failure. Are there any ...