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Questions tagged [facebook-messenger]

Aa instant messaging service and software application by Facebook. Originally developed as Facebook Chat

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What will happen to the conversation if both Facebook users delete it?

Apparently Facebook allows users to delete conversations from their inbox, and even stresses that it can't be undone. So if all parties in the conversation delete it from their accounts, what will ...
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Deleting messenger conversation on both sides [duplicate]

I need to remove a conversation history on both sides. Asking politely is not an option i'm afraid. This statement seems logical. Has anyone tried it and does it work? "start by accessing your ...
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Chat history timestamps of Facebook Messenger and Skype

How can I retrieve the chat history for a specific chat in Facebook Messenger together with the timestamp of each message with milliseconds precision? I think on Skype this is possible but I only ...
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User info on Facebook messanger

I got a message from someone in my messenger but it only has the received by and a number. How do I find out who sent it?
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My Facebook was disabled by mistake, how long does it take to get it back?

On November 20th I was first told you send a photo of me for security and it was being reviewed. Now on December 24th my account was disabled when I had to wait a whole month to wait so I sent a ...
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Is there a way to tell if a person is on Messenger or Facebook

Is there a way to tell whether a person is on Facebook or Messenger?
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How do I un-ignore a conversation on Facebook Messenger?

There has already been a question like this, however either it is outdated or I'm seeing a special case. I have ignored someone on Messenger, and want to undo this without actually sending them a ...
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“This group has members, whose messages you've ignored.” Is there a way to disable this popup?

I have a group chat with one member whose messages I have put in Filtered. Every time I open the group chat, this message pops up: This group has members, [name], whose messages you've ignored. ...
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Facebook Messenger refreshing messenger page when I click on a notification, can I disable/stop that?

I have Facebook Messenger - https://www.facebook.com/messages/t/username - open in a tab in Chrome, for instance, to talk to my brother. I switch to a different tab or a different Window, and my ...
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How do I get back the old facebook messenger emoji in messenger.com?

The ones on the left are the old emoji I used to have and liked, but now the emoji look like the ones on the right. What do I do to continue seeing the old ones? Is it possible to go back to the older ...
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Facebook downloaded data does not contain Messenger images any more?

I downloaded all my Facebook data some months ago, and in the 'messages' folder I had a folder named 'photos' containing every single picture in any of my conversations. Just a few days ago my friend ...
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Is it possible to see my deleted messages on Facebook Messenger?

I am not talking about archived messages. Is there a way to see them after they have been deleted? Is there a special software that could do this?
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How to delete conversation with someone on Facebook, both from my inbox and from his inbox?

I have a conversation with someone on Facebook that contains some sensitive information that that person could use to harm me. What should I do to delete that conversation from both my inbox and from ...
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How to stop Facebook Messenger from nudging people to respond

On Facebook Messenger, sometimes the conversation is over and there is no need for the other person to respond. Still. I do get the following notification: We've let ____ know that you're waiting ...
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Deleting the messages from others messenger

I have sent some messages to some unknown profiles on Facebook messenger months ago. Now, I don't want them to see my messages anymore. What can I do? How can I make my messages disable to read for ...
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Block Facebook chat so that when you log in it appears as disconnected

I'm looking for some method or trick that allows me to login to Facebook without appearing as connected in the chat, because in addition, it appears the time of my last connection to contacts. Any ...
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Is it possible to login to Facebook From Facebook messenger?

Someone is logged out of Facebook and can't access it, long story, but he's still logged in to messenger. Is it possible to log in to Facebook mobile app, by using Facebook's messenger session, ...
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How to use Messenger webapp with a Facebook page?

I am trying the Facebook Customer Chat plugin on my website. This plugin sends messages directly to your Facebook page. Now I want to get notifications on incoming messages right away and be able to ...
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Why is Facebook telling me “Only add people who you know”?

This is the message I am receiving: Only add people who you know Please only send friend requests to people who you know personally. If you think you're seeing this by mistake, please let us ...
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How do Facebook comment plugins in other websites know my Facebook account?

Some websites embed Facebook plugins, e.g., comment with Facebook, Facebook messenger live chat, etc. The first time I visit one of those sites, they already know my currently logged in Facebook ...
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Forwarding messages from Business account to admins

Is there a way to forward messages sent to a Business page to personal accounts with admin role/access to said business page?
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Facebook Messenger unspam conversation

I marked a conversation as spam by accident (wanting to press mark unread) from Facebook desktop messenger and it got removed without ANY warning from my conversation list. Any way to revert this mess?...
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How to edit predefined questions to facebook page in messanger?

I am admin on facebook business page and i've enabled "Help people start a conversation with your Page" feature. It shows frequently asked questions to make it easier for people to start a ...
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I'm seeing a stranger in my messenger's contacts

I'm seeing a stranger in messenger contacts, that are apparently from phone contacts, is this a glitch or something?
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When marking Facebook messages as spam do I have to deactivate my account?

When marking Facebook messages as spam do I have to deactivate my account right after I report them or if I do it within 24 hours does it still work to delete my sent messages?
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Disable seeing when OTHER people are last active

When you chat to someone it shows you at the top if they are currently active, or how long ago they were last active. Is there a way to stop seeing this? I've already disabled my own active status, ...
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Why Facebook messenger keep showing 1 day ago all the time?

I have a problem with my Facebook messenger. If I turned on the chat and it showed correctly as Active now with green button. But if I turned off the chat and my last login time will change ...
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How can't I see my friend's username in Messenger but my other friends can see it?

No I'm not blocked by this friend either in Facebook or on Messenger. Before, I can see his username when I click on thread details on messenger but now when I click it it only shows his name and no ...
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how does one hide a contact to appear in 'active' on Facebook Messenger

A particular contact when active, appears in my Active list in Facebook Messenger android app even though I have turned off chat for them on facebook.com website. How do I hide that person on the ...
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Disable Facebook account but keep Messenger

I would like to disable my Facebook account, but keep using Facebook Messenger to keep in touch with some of my friends. There are even some tutorials (and not so old), which describe how to do it (e....
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Messenger group video chat

If you miss an invitation to live video chat in Facebook messenger, will you get a notification? Have tried to find any notifications. Have had no luck.
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How can I find the audio clips in a Facebook Messenger history

I have a long chat history with a Facebook Messenger user. There are a few audio clips in the history. I don't want to scroll through 30,000 messages and clicking on audio clips. Is there an ...
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Hiding a specific contact from the Active now chat of Facebook Messenger

I'm looking for a way to hide a specific contact from popping up in the active now chat from messenger, without turning off chat for that person or the chat altogether. If this is not possible, then ...
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Facebook - friend disappeared from chat box

Yesterday I noticed that my friend disappeared from chat list (that list on right side) - I see him only when he is online, if he is offline I dont see him at all - no info about last active time, and ...
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Time shown on Facebook Messenger

I am facing a problem that I saw last time show of a person on the messenger list is different when I access in to that person chat. For example: message from Ms A show on the list is "Sun" but when ...
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Will the messages sent from a deleted Facebook account be deleted from Messenger?

I recently deleted (not deactivated) my Facebook Account. I believe I have read that it takes 14 days for the account to be deleted providing it has not been accessed/re-opened. If I am incorrect, ...
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How do I un-ignore a conversation in Facebook Messenger?

In Facebook Messenger, in a conversation with a friend I clicked on the info button (you know, the one that also has "View profile" and stuff) and I clicked "Ignore messages" thinking it just wouldn't ...
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How can I download all poll data from Facebook messages?

I've been running polls daily with a number of friends in a group chat. I would like to download these and run some data analysis over them to surprise my friends with at the end of this year. Is ...
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Facebook message seen while person is inactive

I sent somebody a message on Facebook, and their active timestamp now reads "active 1 hour ago", but the message says that it has been seen, even though I sent it less than an hour ago. It didn't say '...
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If I tag someone on Facebook, it goes to their Messenger, how do I fix that?

I can type in the comments someone's name and instead of them seeing the post on Facebook, it goes to their Messenger.
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Not able to receive Facebook chat messages

I am having trouble receiving my chat messages. How do I turn it on? I have searched and I was told to click on the gear box at the bottom of chat. it does not show one.
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Are sent Facebook message requests deleted if sender account is deactivated?

This situation involves two accounts NOT connected (not yet "friends"), as obviously the message sent is just a "Message Request". Say a message request was "Sent" but not "Delivered" and sender ...
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How can I stop Messenger bolding from putting * around text?

At some point fairly recently, Facebook Messenger starting making things inside * symbols bold. For example, if I type: *Hello World!* it shows up as: Hello World! How can I stop this happening ...
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Cannot message new people on Facebook Messenger

So I recently set up an account for Facebook Messenger on my phone, though not wanting to go through the hassle of Facebook I set it up with a 'phone number (although I did later get an account for ...
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List of people who have added me on Messenger, and I haven't accepted yet

Bob is a real life friend, but we are not connected at all on social media. A few days ago, I got this (on Android, but my question below is about the desktop website): I was at work so I switched ...
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I don't see all the photos I've shared on Messenger with a person in the chat Gallery. How to download them all?

It's a chat with long history (3 years and more) and many shared pictures during this period. Since recently the whole gallery was seen from the very beginning and now I see only 1 year back and the ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to remove link preview in Facebook chat?

It's very common when pasting a URL in the Facebook chat window that a preview is automatically generated. It's possible to remove that preview by clicking on the on the x in the top-right corner. I'...
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How to AUTOMATICALLY forward Facebook messages to my email address?

I know how to manually forward a Facebook message. But what I want to know is if there is a way to automatically forward all Facebook messages to my email address. Does anyone know a way to do this?
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Log Facebook chat conversations

How can I save the logs of a Facebook chat conversation? For long conversations, scrolling up thousand times (and waiting older messages are loaded) is a very long process. Is there a good way (...
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Facebook chat on message deleted

Can the person who you are chatting with on Facebook delete both their message and your replies and also your messages?