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Read And Send Phone SMS In Facebook Messenger

How To Read And Send Phone SMS In Facebook Messenger

How To Read And Send Phone SMS In Facebook Messenger: Yes technology is really advancing but if it’s not made convenient for users, it would not be appreciated despite all the hard work and brain work put together for the development of such invention.

Facebook messenger is one of the most popular used messaging app specially designed for Facebook users.

If you have Facebook installed on your device, Andriod or iOS, before you could send or read friends messages, you need to have the facebook messenger app installed in your smartphone.

The Facebook messenger comes in two different versions which are;

1.  Messenger:

This is the official messenger app of Facebook. It has all the needed features embedded in it. The size is higher and everything seems more premium.

2. Messenger Lite:

As the name implies, the messenger lite is the lighter version of the official messenger app. It has limited features and the interface is not as bright as the official one. This version has a smaller size and it works better on lower smartphones.

How To Read And Send Phone SMS In Facebook Messenger

Every smartphone comes with its own default SMS app. But what happens when you find your default SMS app boring? Maybe not boring but you actually wish to use your messenger app to read and send SMS.

Some social network users are finding it difficult to read their phone SMS on their Facebook messenger.

But before I delve into details, let me clearly explain to you what the abbreviation “SMS” stands for. The abbreviation SMS stands for “short message service”.

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It refers to the systems that mobile carriers around the world use to transmit text messages between mobile phone. A single SMS message can contain between seventy (70) and one hundred and sixty (160) characters, depending on the type of characters it contains.

On the other hand, what is a Facebook messenger?

A Facebook messenger commonly Known as a messenger messaging app and platform. The Facebook messenger enables users to send messages and exchange photos, videos, audios, files, and stickers, and as well as react to other users messages and interact with bots.

The Messenger services also support voice and video calling.

SMS messenger supports standard texts, images, videos, and audio, but also reach content like stickers, emojis and location sharing.

You will have to use regular messenger to send GITs, send money, make voice calls and video calls, and also request transportation.

SMS in messenger does not send, upload or store Your conversations on Facebook servers. All messages are sent and received through SMS. Standard SMS, regular Text fees apply, regular, non SMS messages sent or received on messenger will continue to use data.

Now to the main topic, for those who need to know how to read their phone’s SMS in their Facebook messenger, here are the steps that you need to follow to get it done. It’s quite simple.

How To Read And Send Phone SMS In Facebook Messenger

1. If you have messenger installed already on your smartphone, open it

2. Tap or click on settings.

2. Once that is done, you then select SMS from the list.

3. Click on “turn on default SMS”.

Now you can view, send and respond to your SMS conversations in messenger. Your SMS conversations will be in purple and while the messenger conversations will be in blue.

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