Questions tagged [facebook-messenger]

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

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
9k views

Cannot access or open Facebook messages

I was up to sending a very long message, about 90,000 characters, to a friend, I tried several times but I got an error sending the message. Finally, I think part of my message was sent because I ...
1
vote
1answer
16k views

Person A is online and sends a message to person B; person B is offline but opens the message, is “seen” still displayed to person A?

Person A sends a message via chat or just normal private messaging on to person B.. Person B opens the message in there private message area, but is offline on facebook chat.. Questions Does person ...
6
votes
2answers
16k views

What's the new “Seen ” in Facebook Chat?

What's this newly-appearing-never-seen-before thing in Facebook Chat:
45
votes
9answers
350k views

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. ...
2
votes
2answers
82k views

On what basis Facebook Categorizes the online friends' list?

See this snapshot: Which friends' come under the "More Online Friends" List? Okay, now many of my friends are offline; why is it that some of them appear in the main list (as offline) while others ...
5
votes
2answers
528 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, Chrome ...
10
votes
4answers
240k views

Find first Facebook message in a thread

Is there a way to search or arrive at the first Facebook message in a thread without scrolling back for hours?
0
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
24
votes
2answers
63k views

How to receive email notification of new Facebook messages?

I would like to receive an email when someone sends me a message on Facebook. This used to happen by default. Is it still possible to set it up somehow? Update (Dec/12): Mehper C. Palavuzlar's ...
1
vote
0answers
9k views

Can't see Facebook friend as online in chat [closed]

Both my friend and I have Facebook chat activated, and we can both see other Facebook friends listed as online in Facebook chat. We can't see each other as online in Facebook chat. We've refreshed ...
2
votes
2answers
516 views

Facebook account sends link for video chat in chat pop up automatically

Sometimes my Facebook account sends link for video chat in chat pop up window by its own to any of my online friends. Sometime it sends links like "this guy looks like u" and something like that. All ...
9
votes
4answers
27k views

How can I log out of Facebook chat?

About a week ago, Facebook was "upgraded" - don't know if it's a world wide issue - and the Facebook chat is always online. No matter I sign out. How can I disable / completely sign out of Facebook ...
2
votes
2answers
33k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
7k views

Facebook chat — offline friends shown above online friends [closed]

With the new FB sidebar chat application, I am getting a subset of my friends always visible on the sidebar, regardless of their online status Others appear in the More friends section when they are ...
3
votes
0answers
12k views

How to pop out the new Facebook chat? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook chat only page Facebook has rolled out a new chat UI. I always used to use the option 'pop out chat' that appeared in the menu at the top of the chat interface, ...
3
votes
4answers
8k views

How to keep Facebook chat online in Google Chrome with facebook tab closed

I was just trying to stay in touch with Facebook without keep the Facebook tab always open. Now I can check any notification with this Google Chrome extension And I have to open the tab only when ...
11
votes
5answers
18k views

Facebook chat only page

I don't remember exactly how I got to it, but I opened a page (external possibly) that only showed the chat interface of Facebook. It was quite similar to the gabtastik screenshot What I wanted was ...
7
votes
3answers
895 views

How to disable in-page Facebook chat for good?

I know you can go in Options > Go Offline. But since I use Pidgin to connect to Facebook Chat, it keeps coming online again. I only want to use it in pidgin. How to remove it from the Facebook web ...
8
votes
1answer
10k 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
votes
2answers
18k 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 ...
7
votes
1answer
31k views

How to switch off the message tone in Facebook

I want to switch off the message tone in Facebook. That is the beep sound that chimes when any of my friends messages me via chat. How can I do this?
0
votes
1answer
405 views

What is Jabber, and how is it related to Facebook chat?

What else uses Jabber besides Facebook chat?
-1
votes
1answer
517 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
votes
3answers
95k views

Can you see if a person has read your message in Facebook?

Can I check or see if the recipient has read the message I sent them? Where in Facebook do I go to see if this is possible?
5
votes
1answer
21k views

How do you forward a message in Facebook to a friend?

I have a message in Facebook that I want to send to another Facebook friend. How do I go about doing that?
2
votes
0answers
2k views

Is there a way to retrieve/search through old Facebook chat messages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I view Facebook chat history? I assume that chat messages are stored on the FB servers, but I cannot seem to find a way to access them en-masse through the FB ...
6
votes
3answers
18k 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?
4
votes
4answers
18k views

Tracking friends on Facebook chat [closed]

Can someone please recommend me a tool to alert me when a specific person (or a group) comes online?
6
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I disable Facebook chat? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I log out of Facebook chat? Can Facebook chat be turned off? I don't like Facebook chat and want to disable it. I would like to have it always disabled and not have to ...
4
votes
3answers
8k views

Is there a way I can use my Facebook chat from within Gmail? [closed]

I like chatting with people through my Gmail account for a number of reasons, but mostly because these chats are archived and searchable. Is it possible to use my Facebook chat from within Fmail chat ...