Facebook has spent years automatically filtering messages sent to you unknown (ie, people who do not have in your list of friends). In the web version it is not too hard to find these messages filtered because it is easily accessed from the section messages, but when you try do the same from Android, things get complicated.
So, if you do not get used to review these hidden messages from time to time, you may have a few messages sent by someone who tried to contact you before adding you as a friend, and you unknowingly! Do not worry, you can also consult them from Messenger for Android, but the truth is that the option is quite hidden
In the “People”
See these hidden messages is not difficult … once you know where the option is. First of all, go to the last tab on the top bar, which contains the application settings, and plays in section People .
Here you will find the section Applications messages , which is the name used Facebook to group messages sent by people who are not your friends Facebook. Touch to view the list of messages you have received and might be spam. .. or maybe not.
I do not have too many messages in my case because I’m used to revise from time to time from the web version of Facebook, but some people may find an arsenal of messages I had no idea. If you find something useful here, do not forget to reply: Better late than never
As they say in the ads madrudaga of teleshopping, “but wait, there’s more.” In addition to the applications of messages, you may also have filtered requests. A filtering into the filtrate. The black hole messages. To see if you have a message, touch See applications filtered .
applications for filtered messages shown below previous, semi-transparent to remind you that almost certainly not going to be interested. Tapping on any messages you have the possibility of Answer , if that person is still in Facebook and has not blocked you.
What are the applications of messages?
According to Facebook, the message requests are messages that you receive when a person who may know sends you a message. When you get one, a banner at the top of the “Recent” tab should have warned him, with the possibility to ignore it or respond to it. It is a similar behavior that has Hangouts. Resumiento, you could simply call messages “ Pending “.
Meanwhile, the message requests filtered are basically the same, but Facebook has pre-filtering thinking you probably will not be interested in spam. Formerly Facebook got these messages in the folder Other , with options to configure filtering aggressiveness.
Finally, do not forget that there is still another bottomless pit more, the archived messages . By default, when you delete a Messenger conversation is not deleted but archived, all the messages staying here
In Engadget Android. | Facebook Launches Messenger user name, links and codes to add contacts
The news Viewing filtered (and hidden) messages from unknown from Messenger was originally published in Engadget Android by Ivan Ramirez .
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