Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone 8

Facebook_Messenger windows phoneFinally Facebook Messenger (www.facebook.com/mobile/messenger) has been launched on windows phone 8. In Mobile World Congress 2014, Facebook announced the Facebook Messenger App for windows phone. This is joint venture between Facebook and Microsoft. Enjoy the best messaging experience on windows phone with Facebook chat without paying for text messages. Here we will show you “Facebook Messenger Features on Windows Phone 8″. 

There are Best Features of Facebook Messenger:

  • Get to all your messages without having to open Facebook.
  • Bring your conversations to life with stickers and send photos privately.
  • Have group conversations and make plans on the go.
  • Share your location so people know when you’re nearby.
  • Know when people have seen your messages.
  • See who’s using Messenger and who’s active on Facebook.
  • Stay logged in so you never miss a message.
  • Turn off notifications when you’re working, sleeping or just need a break.
  • Never lose your conversation history or contacts.

What does this app do that the built-in messenger system fails to feature? Just like Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android, Windows Phone owners will now be able to check messages without opening Facebook through the official apps or Internet Explorer.

How to Set Up Facebook Messenger on Windows Phone 8:

1. Install Facebook Messenger from Windows Phone store.

2. Sign-in with your Facebook account username/mobile number and password.

3. After Signing-in you will have to add your mobile number with country code, once you will add your mobile number and confirm the details, you will see following image as per your profile on Facebook.

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4. Facebook Messenger will show you Recent users, Active Users and All your Friends in your profile as you can see in below image.

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5. Set your Facebook Messenger Settings ( ON/OFF Location, ON/OFF Notification and Edit Your Mobile Number,Change your Profile Picture). 

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6. Go to chat option and You can also Turn Off Chat in Facebook Messenger.

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source: wpcentral.com