Questions tagged [facebook-messenger]

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

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How to turn on e-mail notifications from Facebook's Messenger?

Is there any way how to turn on e-mail notifications on new messages in the Facebook's Messenger? In the Settings there is only an option for Sound notifications, but no option for e-mail ...
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Can I search for someone on Facebook by their college/workplace without knowing their name?

So, I have this coworker of mine that I wasn't very close to and would like to find her. I know that she worked at this specific business as well as went to a certain college but I have no idea what ...
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How to view full results for a Facebook Messenger poll

I created a poll in a Messenger chat group and I need to see who voted for the roles they are able to do, but I can only see two avatars and a +2 more. Is there any way to see all the votes? I'm using ...
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How the other person's messages disappeared and it's showing as Facebook user?

How the other person's messages disappeared and it's showing as Facebook user?
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Can't download my Facebook Messenger data

I am trying to download all my (Facebook) Messenger data (text and photos), but I can't seem to find out how. An important thing may be that I have a Messenger only account; when I attempt to login at ...
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How to make the other Facebook Messagers not beeping when one Facebook Messenger has answered the call?

I could be getting a call in Facebook Messenger (heard the beeping), and accept the call on the computer, and start talking, only that now the iPad in the study room, and the iPhone in my jacket or ...
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Is there a way to use Facebook Messanger without using Facebook on a Desktop Computer?

Facebook is a dark existential hole of news that you can become trapped in, which just happens to be the way all your friends and relatives communicate with each other; they continue to use it and I ...
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How to delete Facebook conversation on both sides?

I know a lot of people answer this with "well, you should have thought about that before pressing send" and I agree. But the person was at a time a very close friend whom I thought I can ...
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Prevent “Friendversary” notifications in Facebook Messenger

I rarely use Facebook Messenger. But I am often given red Messenger badge "unread message" notifications for friendship anniversaries. The notification causes a red Messenger badge, which ...
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Facebook Messenger's FAQ automatic response not working

I just set up Facebook Messenger FAQ with their automatic response but is possible to see only the questions, not the answers. I've read that it could be a privacy issue linked to Europe policy but ...
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Cannot login to www.messenger.com but can login to Facebook Messenger Android app

I installed Facebook Messenger but I do not have a "regular" profile at Facebook for privacy reasons. Now FB Messenger will not let me log in at www.messenger.com but my password is correct because I ...
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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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Does Facebook sometimes block the ability to search for private messages?

It seems Facebook completely dropped my support (but not for other people I know) for searching for messages. I can only look for conversation names (persons, pages or chat group names) or search for ...
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Edit facebook messenger message

Is there some way of editing a facebook messenger message (lets assume I misspelled a word)? I find no menu for that.
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How can I get an email notification when I receive a Facebook Messenger message?

I want to know via my email that I have received a Facebook Messenger message (rather than push notifications via Chrome, etc.). I see how to turn on/off email notifications for Facebook comments but ...
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Facebook blocking

I blocked someone creepy on Facebook so they can't message me anymore or see my page, I even changed my name just in case. In old messages will they see my new name? Or be able to look me up by it if ...
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Sending messenger message to all members of a facebook group which I am admin of?

I am administrating a facebook group. I want to send all the members a messenger message (doesn't matter now if it's one group message or a single message to each person; though having both options ...
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How do I unignore a message in Facebook Messenger?

I have ignored someone on Messenger, and want to undo this without actually sending them a message. When I open their conversation from Filtered Messages in the browser version of Facebook, there is ...
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How to recover deleted messages from Facebook

I have accidentally deleted messages from the Facebook Messenger app which I want to recover. These messages are very important to me. Please guide me on how I can recover them as I have tried all ...
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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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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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Facebook/Facebook Messenger settings conflict

So around six months ago a close friend and I stopped talking. Very long story as to why; it was hard for us both. He completely blocked me on Facebook. At the time I went on my Facebook Messenger the ...
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Does everything disappear when I block someone on Facebook and Messenger?

If I block someone on Facebook and also block him on Messenger, does everything on Messenger disappear or still is shown as active from the person that blocked him ?
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Can I mark messaging requests in Messenger as spam?

My Facebook Messenger is being flooded by message requests which are obviously spam, but I have not, despite my best efforts, found any way to mark them as spam. Is this really not possible? (If so, ...
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Turn off Facebook notification sounds on message requests

How do I turn off notification sounds when someone that I never talked with before wants to send me a message? When my phone makes a sound, I want it to notify me of something that needs my immediate ...
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Deny or delete message request in Facebook

In Facebook, you can see your message requests in the messenger tab/button. clicking there gives you a list in where can you click on three dots on a certain request. How do I delete or deny a ...
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How to enable notifications for Facebook Message Requests?

Facebook divides messages into two inbox sections - one contains messages from your friends. You know that one. Facebook displays small red number when you have unread messages in that folder. Then ...
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How to rename Facebook Messenger room?

How can I rename a room in Facebook Messenger? Is it possible?
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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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i am trying to reset my messenger password without having a Facebook account i am doing all the step with success but the process still failed?

Ok here is the steps that I follow. First of all, I click on forgot password field. In a box will pop up with the original phone number or email address you used to sign up initially, it asks me to ...
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How to delete old Facebook chats from both end?

I know Facebook doesn't allow users to delete chats from both side after 10 minutes. But is there any way or workaround to delete or vanish my sent messages from my friends' side?
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How to mark your own messages as spam on new Facebook Messenger?

Trying to have a conversation deleted from another person's inbox. Read on here that a workaround is you can mark your own messages as spam, delete the messages, then deactivate your Facebook for a ...
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Disable Messenger overlay over Facebook

I would like to disable Messenger overlay over Facebook. Motivations: Sometimes when I go to a Facebook article up to 3 chat overlays appear blocking most of the content I wanted to see. So I have to ...
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Identify who sent me 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 on Facebook does it say someone was active a min. ago but they still have the green dot?

I noticed on my friends list that it would show that they were just on a few mins ago but it still has the green dot. For example I saw my brothers profile and it had a green dot on it so I was going ...
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How to delete Facebook messages from other person's inbox [duplicate]

I found a very damaging conversation from years ago in Facebook Messenger. I need the conversation to be deleted from THE OTHER PERSON's inbox. I've read that there's a workaround where if you report ...
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Facebook feature: Help people start a conversation with your Page

The Facebook feature in Settings/Messenger called "Help people start a conversation with your Page" is no longer there, so I can't turn it on or off. But when people visit my page, the Messenger pop ...
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Red exclamation mark keeps appearing next to Facebook messages

It says "message failed to send" along with the red exclamation marks. It only happens when I send messages to people I've never messaged before. Furthermore, it only happens on this one ...
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How do I force a url to open only in Chrome desktop browser, not in mobile apps?

Is it possible to form a URL so that it only opens in desktop Chrome browser? The url is sent to people through Facebook Messenger mobile app. Or perhaps a way that makes the url accessible only from ...
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Is there a way to re-enter a Facebook conversation you left?

I have left some conversations on Facebook and I was wondering if there is anyway you can rejoin it without someone else that is still in it re-adding you -- that or is there a way you can access the ...
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Adding users to a Facebook Messenger group after the sole admin leaves

This question is very similar to this one: Deleted myself from Facebook group and cannot regain access but specifically for a Facebook Messenger chat. I was the sole admin of a Facebook Messenger ...
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Where are my old shared pics on Messenger?

It's 2021 and I'm looking for pics I shared to a group chat in 2018. I keep scrolling up and up but it stops at 2019. Did Messenger DELETE the old pics? Where are they?
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How to find messages from friend who deleted their account?

My friend deleted her Facebook account. Now I can't find the Messenger conversations we had in my account. How do I find those old Messages?
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Is Facebook “message seen” ever inaccurate?

I sent my girlfriend a Facebook message during her work hours. Although she doesn't have access to Facebook at work, Messenger says she was online and saw my message during her working hours. The ...
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Delete Facebook account including chat

Is there any possible way to delete a Facebook account including all old chat messages both sides, I know I can delete my Facebook account (comments, likes, groups...) but what to do about old chat?
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Spam reporting on Messenger

What happens when I report a conversation as spam but older messages are deleted from my side and it is still visible on the other side?
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How to receive email notification of new Facebook messages (2021)

I would like to receive an email when someone sends me a message on Facebook. This used to happen by default until October 2020. Is it still possible to set it up somehow? Are email notifications ...
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'View Facebook Profile' icon missing in Messenger

I have a friend in Messenger and Facebook but there is no “view Facebook profile” icon in Messenger. However, I can still search his Facebook account and are still friends.
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On Facebook Messenger, what is the different between “active now” with green light and “active now” without green light?

Sometime my friends show up as active now without green light below their names - what does it mean? Is it say that the person is chatting or just pop up into the Messenger for very short time?
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Does swiping down on a Facebook Messenger notification on iPhone show that you've read it?

On the Messenger app, you get notifications of what others say in a chat that appear on the top bar of your iPhone. However, when you swipe down on one, it displays options like "Reply", &...

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