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    Messenger: tips, advice and tutorials

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    Aina Martin
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    To know everything about Messenger and use it with pleasure and in complete safety, we have concocted a series of simple and quick tutorials with thematic articles. The goal: that you are properly informed while having your mobile application well in hand.



    Messenger is one of the branches of Facebook, the American social media with global success, created in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg and his colleagues Dustin Moskovitz, Eduardo Saverin and Chris Hughes of Harvard University. It focuses on the dialogue part of the network; it does not display Facebook pages and therefore does not allow you to consult or post lasting information (photos, videos, articles, etc.) on the news feed, but nevertheless allows you to generate stories.

    Since July 2015, the Messenger application has become essential for anyone wishing to exchange private messages on the social network with their mobile. From a computer it's something else, since messaging continues to be present on Facebook in addition to benefiting from its own site and even its web application.

    Due to the popularity of Facebook, some people who do not wish to use the application nevertheless end up downloading Messenger to be able to exchange with a wider circle of acquaintances. It is indeed possible to use Messenger without having downloaded the Facebook application and never using it, but be aware that, as they are two parts of the same network, opening an account with one is also create it in the second.



    Fortunately, it is possible to make your Facebook page inaccessible to visitors - whether they are part of your contacts or not - and even to deactivate it. Only Messenger will thus remain truly operational.

    Without further ado, let's get to the heart of the matter with our series of articles and tutorials dedicated to Messenger.

    How to manage and secure your Messenger account?

    • How to create a Messenger account?
    • How to change your phone number on Messenger?
    • How to change your profile picture on Messenger?
    • How to use Messenger on computer?
    • How to create a username on Messenger?
    • How to activate the two-factor authentication connection on Messenger?
    • How to deactivate the two-factor authentication connection on Messenger?
    • How to hide your phone number from strangers on Messenger?
    • How to hide your profile picture from strangers on Messenger?
    • How to disconnect remotely on Messenger?
    • How to deactivate my Messenger account?
    • How to delete your Messenger account?

    How to manage messages and contacts on Messenger?

    • How to add a contact on Messenger?
    • How to block a contact on Messenger?
    • How to unblock a contact on Messenger?
    • How to create a group on Messenger?
    • How to create a salon on Messenger?
    • How to send secret messages on Messenger?
    • How to manage your invitations by message on Messenger?
    • How to ignore a conversation on Messenger?
    • How to archive a conversation on Messenger?
    • How to delete a conversation on Messenger?
    • How to publish a story on Messenger?

    How to properly configure Messenger?

    • How to activate dark mode on Messenger?
    • How to change the theme on Messenger?
    • How to deactivate and reactivate notifications on Messenger?
    • How to manage message notifications from a contact on Messenger?
    • How to activate and deactivate the importation of my phone contacts on Messenger?
    • How to define who can see their story on Messenger?
    • How do I change my status on Messenger?
    • How to activate chat bubbles on Messenger?
    • How to read your SMS conversations on Messenger?

    How to master all the features of Messenger?

      • How to change accounts on Messenger?
      • How to delete your search history on Messenger?
      • How to receive a copy of my personal data on Messenger?
      • How to watch a story on Messenger?
      • How to make a call on Messenger?
      • How to send a voice message on Messenger?
      • How to send your position on Messenger?
      • How to delete a message from a conversation on Messenger?
      • How to activate and deactivate ephemeral mode on Messenger?
      • How to create an avatar on Messenger?
      • How to download stickers on Messenger?
      • How to integrate a personalized emoji on Messenger?

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