And like a spam folder, it doesn't always get it right. When a Facebook friend sends you a private message via the popular social network — you get a notification. Even though Messenger is easily accessible through the Messenger website, your Facebook account on your computer, and the mobile apps, you can install add-ons in some that are designed to make it even easier to use. Get community feedback on an app you have created. So the problem is, when I'm on my computer and I'm chatting on Facebook through safari, the messages show up as notifications on my phone.
You can see when your last message on any conversation has been read by a small note stating that the message has been seen, together with the timestamp. They're third-party extensions that non-Facebook developers released for free. If Facebook thinks the message is spam, it will tuck it away into a hidden vault. Thank you for this information. During the initial setup, you can change the type, counter size, and toggle show zero count.
I should add more stuff about myself. Drop a comment and let us know. When you receive a message from someone on Facebook who isn't your friend, Facebook alerts you to let you know. Yet, Android and the iPhone differ in the way they display unread application notifications. However — on the website the inbox is found under the Messages notification tab, or within the Messages window.
I had this same problem, but on my Sony Xperia Z. You will not lose any important data by deleting the data files for Badge Provider. When you review your messages, be sure to pay careful attention to those and mark them as read. Think of it like a spam folder in your email inbox. Which means even if you just swipe across screen to delete before opening the message it will still show unread but in archived folder. Hey all, Having a bit of a problem.
They do not go away, even though I am reading them and answering them through my computer. But the social-media network doesn't do this for every message you receive from a non-Facebook friend. Facebook Messenger for storing messages that you probably didn't know existed. If someone sends me a message I want to read it but keep it as unread to them. You can also navigate directly to the often-overlooked inbox by heading to: If you find an email you would like to interact with on mobile — you can tap on the Actions drop-down and click Move to Inbox.
If you decide to spot the unread chats then doing it manually by scrolling in the conversation list is not the only option you got. Unfortunately the competition — and the subsequent distribution of prizes — had wrapped up some five months earlier. While these false notifications do not create a huge problem for the users, sometimes they can be downright annoying to see your phone showing so many unread messages when you know you have read each one of them. Anything else is filtered out as spam. Apparently, Facebook is now triggering Messenger notifications when your friends post a Facebook story.
The apps I can't find on the store look a little dodgy. Well, Facebook changed the way it handles people who aren't your friends. Or just click on the unread message in archive and this will clear the message waiting indicator. If for some reason, your device shows the wrong number of unread messages, Badge Provider may be the culprit. When you click on the Messenger icon, it sends you over to the Messenger app, but…. Another team member stumbled across a message sent by a competition organiser to let them know they were the lucky winner of a digital camera. Looking for Facebook messages manually that are unread is a tedious task and even if you are fine with that you might still have difficulty in finding the unread conversations.
This will open all the conversations you ever had on Facebook. Unfortunately — the competition and the subsequent distribution of prizes finished in January. Kind regards, Jonas Delete Facebook messenger on your phone and use the latest Chrome for Android update with Webkit Push Notifications to browse Facebook. Once you go back to using the main Facebook Messenger, your messages will go back to sending read receipts. Click on the Settings tab in the bottom right-hand corner of the display.