Facebook Messenger Desktop version is released 9 years after the Messenger app was launched. Refer to the following articles of ElectrodealPro to find out how to use the Facebook Messenger Desktop version.
How to use the Facebook Messenger Desktop version
=> Link to download Facebook Desktop Messenger for Windows
1. Make voice and video calls on Facebook Messenger Desktop
Messenger for Windows and Mac has built-in voice and video calling options.
To make a voice or video call on Facebook Messenger Desktop, follow the steps below:
– Click on the phone icon in the top right corner to make a voice call.
– Click on the video camera icon in the top right corner to make a video call.
2. Send messages on Facebook Messenger Desktop
Facebook added the first option to send and receive SMS text messages in 2016. To send messages on Facebook Messenger Desktop, follow the steps below:
– Click on the settings icon in the top left corner, click SMS.
– Activated Default SMS App.
Note: SMS messages are different from those found in Messenger conversations. These are text messages sent and received using the Messenger app.
In addition, the text box for SMS messages is purple, while the chat box for Messenger conversations is displayed in blue. Finally, you can choose to archive, not to archive and delete SMS messages.
3. Take photos and videos on Facebook Messenger Desktop
Another feature of Messenger Desktop is that it allows users to take pictures and record videos.
Step 1: Open the conversation where you want to add a video or photo.
Step 2: Click on the camera icon.
Step 3: Click the shutter button to take a picture.
Step 4: Press and hold the button to start recording video.
4. Search and send stickers, GIFs and emojis
To search for and send stickers, GIFs and emojis on Messenger Desktop, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Click on the smiley icon below the emoticon frame.
Step 2: Enter search keywords in the Search box to filter stickers, GIFs, and emojis.
5. Group chat on Facebook Messenger Desktop
To start a group chat on Messenger Desktop, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Click on the pencil icon in the top right corner.
Step 2: Select or enter the username you want to add to the group chat.
Step 3: Start writing your message.
Step 4: Click to select Send (send) to send the message.
Sign out of Messenger Desktop
To sign out of Messenger on your computer or Mac, click the settings icon in the top left corner, click Log Out (log out).
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