How to facebook chat

Chat is on your computer and accessible through Facebook. Messenger is also part of Facebook, but is an app that you need to download to use it on your iPhone or iPad. We’ll look at how to do this later in this guide. … To chat you must be logged in to your Facebook account.

Can you tell if someone is on Messenger if you are not friends?

Can you tell if someone is on Messenger if you are not friends?
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No, you cannot tell if someone is online or not if they are not your friend on Facebook.

Is there a way to tell if someone is using Messenger or Facebook? It’s near the top of the screen. This displays a list of everyone active on Messenger. When a friend is online, you’ll see a green circle above their profile picture.

Does Messenger show messages from non-friends? When you send a message to someone you’re friends with on Facebook, it’s delivered to their Facebook message inbox. If the person uses Messenger, it will also be delivered to their Messenger app. Messages you send to people you’re not Facebook friends with may end up in their message requests.

Can I uninstall Messenger and keep Facebook?

Can I uninstall Messenger and keep Facebook?
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No, you cannot deactivate Facebook’s Messenger and keep your Facebook account. The only solution would be to disable your chat by hiding your status and turning off notifications.

How do I remove Messenger?

What happens if I delete Messenger? When we delete the messenger from our phone, all the files from our phone storage will be deleted. You can reinstall the messenger app from Google Play Store and App Store. Remember one thing: when you delete the messenger, only the messenger will be deleted, not the messenger’s data.

Why can’t I see my Messenger messages?

Why can't I see my Messenger messages?
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If you can’t see your messages or get an “No Internet connection” error, try: Update to the latest version of Messenger. Close and reopen the Messenger app. Check your Wi-Fi or Internet connection.

Where have my Messenger messages gone? Look at the messaging screen in the top-left corner, just below “Facebook.” You’ll see “Inbox” and to the right of it you’ll see “Other” in gray. Click on ‘Other’ and your lost messages will be displayed.

How do I fix Messenger not displaying messages? Fix the “Unfortunately, Facebook Messenger has stopped” error

  • Open Settings.
  • Go to Applications.
  • Select Messenger from the app list.
  • On older Android versions, you will see two options Clear Storage and Clear Cache.
  • Select the Clear cache option.
  • On newer Android phones, select Storage & Cache.
  • Select Clear cache.

How can I know who searched me on Facebook?

How can I know who searched me on Facebook?
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To access the list of who viewed your profile, open the main drop-down menu (the 3 lines) and scroll all the way down to ‘Privacy Shortcuts’. There, just below the new “Privacy Control” feature, you’ll find the new “Who Viewed My Profile?” option.

How do I see who viewed my Facebook profile 2020? No, Facebook doesn’t let people track who views their profile. Third-party apps cannot provide this functionality either. If you come across an app that claims to provide this capability, please report the app.

Why does Facebook want me to use Messenger?

Why does Facebook want me to use Messenger?
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The real reason Facebook pushes chat in its Messenger is to create another platform or silo from which Facebook can access you as a user. … It means that users who don’t want a Facebook account can still chat with their Facebook using friends.

What is the difference between Facebook and Messenger? mobile. Facebook allows its users to privately message each other through private messages. This applies to individual users as well as business-to-customer conversations. However, messaging on desktop takes place on Facebook chat, while on mobile it takes place on a standalone Facebook application called Messenger.

Do I need Messenger for Facebook? With the web version of Facebook, you can still send messages without downloading the Messenger app. You can open Facebook in Desktop mode. However, when you tap on the messages, the Google Play store page of the Messenger app will open. Hit the back button and you can send messages to the browser.

Why should you use Messenger instead of texting? Messaging makes talking to multiple people easy, instead of downloading a plug-in or sending a mass SMS and receiving individual responses, messaging lets you add as many people as you want to a conversation and talk together.

Why does my phone say Chat message instead of text message?

If the recipient does not have Chat features – including all iPhone users and some Android users with other carriers – the message will default to Text (SMS/MMS). If you see “Chat” in the typing field when you send a message, you know you’re using the chat features.

What is the difference between an instant message and a text message? As verbs, the difference between text and chat is that text is to send a text message to; to send text using the short message service (SMS), or a similar service, between communication devices, especially mobile phones, while chatting is to be an informal conversation.

How do you start a conversation on Messenger without being seen?

Using Airplane Mode After you turn on Airplane Mode, open the Facebook Messenger app and read the message. When you’re done, close the Messenger app. As mentioned above, the “Message seen” indicator will not appear on the sender’s device until you start typing a reply to the message.

How do I secretly send a message on Messenger? Once you’ve updated your Messenger app, you’ll see a “secret” option at the top right of the “New Message” screen. On the Home tab, tap Secret in the top right corner and select who you want to message. You can set the message to self-destruct by tapping the clock icon in the text box and by setting the timer.

How do I start a conversation on Messenger without them knowing? When you receive a message from a Messenger chat, you can read that message without the person knowing – just turn on your airplane mode. As a result, Messenger can no longer process that you have viewed the message because there is no internet connection.