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

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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 Facebook Messenger make you active by itself on and off when data is on?

Can Facebook Messenger pop you on and off as active when you leave your data on automatically? Or does someone have to actually be on it and using it to pop on as active?
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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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Facebook Messenger - reduce notifications from android app when getting multiple messages

It's very annoying to receive a notification for every single message when someone sends several messages in succession. I would like to receive only one notification, and stop getting notifications ...
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Facebook page Post comments are not diverting to messenger?

Whenever I am trying to do private message of any facebook page post comment, i am getting this error, anyone else facing the same issue?
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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 I'...
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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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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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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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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 disable “Seen by” in Facebook chat

When two or more people chat together, Seen by appears when one of the participants views the last message. It is nice to know your message has been viewed, but it is also an invasion of privacy. ...
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How can I fix it so that only friends can send me message on Facebook?

Someone disturbing me by sending message on Facebook. How can I fix it so that only friends can send me message on Facebook?
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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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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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How do I remove automatic answers on Facebook Messenger?

I wish to remove automatic comments on Messenger from my Facebook page. It disrupts my conversation with potential customers, in fact I have lost leads a number of times because they think there is ...
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Facebook Messages : Instant Reply doesn't always work

We have Instant Reply ON for messages sent to our company page's inbox. But unfortunately, the Instant Reply only replies to 60-70% of incoming messages. On the other messages Instant Reply simply ...
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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 2

So when I have been sending a feedback on Facebook Messenger, the bottom line has been saying "After October 20th, you will no longer be able to submit feedback on Messenger, and existing feedback ...
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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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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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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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My Facebook was disabled by mistake, how long does it take to get it back? [closed]

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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Deleting Facebook Messenger messages for all users?

I am attempting to regain my privacy by deleting some social media apps. I'm starting with Facebook and Messenger, because those are the ones I use the least, but I see that deactivating or deleting ...
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Is there a way to link a specific message in Facebook Messenger?

Kinda like how YouTube allows you to link a video and have it start playing at a specific time. Is there a way to do this?
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Where do I find old Facebook messages?

I need to retrieve old messages I sent to a friend on Facebook from 3 years ago that I didn't delete. Can I find them and where?
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How to turn on notifications about new message on Facebook page?

I just started with creating my own page on Facebook. How to turn on notifications, when someone send me a new message via FB page? Thank you
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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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I want to leave a group chat in Facebook but I keep getting added back

I want to leave a group chat on Facebook but every time I do the members of the chat add me right back. How can I prevent them from adding me back?
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How to receive email notification of new Facebook messages in 2019? [duplicate]

This is a follow-up to this question: How to receive email notification of new Facebook messages?. Facebook changed their notification options, so neither the accepted answer nor the screenshot in ...
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Facebook Messages Never Delivered

I'll try to give all the details as best as possible: As a side note, I have had an account since '08, but was inactive for several years. I last messaged someone on the old system 4/5 years ago. I ...
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Can not change display email when sharing link in messenger

I have a Facebook page and when I send the link of the page in messenger it displays the old owner's email address. I changed and verified my new email but it still shows the same old email. Here ...
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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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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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Facebook messages

Why can't I send messages to this person? Am I blocked or what? Can someone explain this to me? I'm confused since I can message that person on messenger but not see him/her.
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Reporting toxic facebook groupchats

I got put in a group chat full of leaking of strangers nudes and full of bullying, from bigoted insults in the guise of "dark humor" to encouraging suicide ("kys"). I want this group chat taken down ...
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What does the phone by itself mean?

You have the green circle 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. If the phone is by itself does that mean that ...
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How to edit predefined questions to Facebook page in Messenger?

I am an admin of a 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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Why are all the “find your friends” Facebook apps not working anymore?

All "find your friends" Facebook apps listed here: https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-ways-facebook-friends-world-map/, do not work anymore. This article was from 2011, but all searches for more recent ...
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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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Facebook Messenger and when a message has “just you” next to it

My girlfriend's Messenger in Facebook has a message that contains photos but has "just you" next to it instead of the person's name. I didn't open the message but could see that it contained 24 ...
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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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Facebook messenger seen bubble on the message before not message they sent

I went to message someone who last messaged me and when I went into our chat the bubble for where they have read up to in the messages (where they’ve seen) is on my message before the one they sent. ...
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Can I retrieve a message that I accidentally deleted from Facebook Messenger?

Is there a way to retrieve a message that I deleted from Facebook Messenger accidentally for myself, when I was actually hoping to delete it for the original recipient too?
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Does Facebook account deletion deletes the whole Messenger conversation for both users?

Does deleting a Facebook account permanently delete all conversation history from Messenger from both users, including pictures and any other media?
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Deleting conversations from Messenger

How do I delete a video call that has finished or was a missed call? I have an Apple iPad. I used to be able to delete ALL from my completed conversation, by holding my finger on there face and name ...
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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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Facebook messages could not be sent, is this person blocking me?

I tried to send a friend a message in Facebook and this message popped up: Based on the preferences of the person you're trying to contact, this message could not be delivered. Does that mean my ...
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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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What does inta mean

What does the word "inta" mean in a messenger conversation? It appears over the chat bubble of a person I was chatting with..
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Facebook messages cannot be read on email anymore

I used to read my Facebook messages just from my email, where I usually receive notifications from Facebook. But, since March 21st, I haven't been able to read the messages that way anymore. I do ...