Facebook Messenger Off

Facebook Messenger is the instant messaging part of any individual's Facebook account however it's not something that everyone likes ... vice versa - Facebook Messenger Off.

All of us have lots of forms of communication clamoring for our focus-- telephone call, SMS/texts, email to numerous accounts and also immediate messaging. Inspecting each of these can be a pain in the (you recognize where).

Facebook Messenger is one messaging service that you can do without. WhatsApp or Signal are much much better. To earn things unfamiliar person, WhatsApp is additionally owned by Facebook.

Facebook Messenger Off

Ways to shut off Facebook Messenger?
You can't.

Facebook's conceit extends to making Messenger compulsory. If you have a Facebook account, you get Messenger whether you like it or otherwise.

There isn't also an 'From Office' or auto-reply feature that you might utilize to direct individuals to your favored contact approach.

It makes sense from Facebook's viewpoint. They earn money when individuals are on the Facebook website. A choice to disable or silence Messenger would mean much less revenue for Facebook.

Your only alternative is aiming to ease off the Messenger hassle so it doesn't intrude.

The human option

Before we take a look at the setups available, there's an easy, reliable means to quit individuals contacting you on Facebook Messenger.

Ignore it.

After a short time, contacts will get the message (no word play here meant) that you don't reply to Facebook Messenger and they'll attempt some other method to contact you.

The tech options

Inning accordance with Facebook help, open the different Messenger application as well as touch the Energetic switch to toggle on/off.

Messenger additionally appears in the Facebook applications.


We have the Android app to hand so right here's the actions to silence Messenger.

Tap on the head/menu icon at top right then the gear icon to reveal the Facebook chat option.

Faucet on the menu to toggle Facebook chat OFF.

Facebook then shows a noticeable punctual to transform conversation back on-- ignore it.

As an extra safety measure go to the applications main Settings menu, Notifications and turn off any that you do not desire.

The Alerts switch at leading right is not a worldwide toggle on/off. Rather it simply provides the choice to 'mute' notifications for approximately a day.

To totally quit notices, deselect all the options (Wall Articles etc) and, "for the more better assurance" also turn off the Vibrate, Phone LED as well as Sounds alternatives.

Internet site

On the Facebook website look at the bottom right edge for the chat bar and the Settings/ gear icon.

Tap on the gear icon then pick 'Turn Off Chat' then select whether to transform all chats off or simply some.

Possibly also 'Turn off Video/Voice Calls'.