Several Business Insider journalists found the vault, and all of us had messages in there that we didn't know we had ever received. They also caught on to us going in through Explorer and made it slightly harder to do so. In most cases, I have found that this irritating issue is caused by the use of Facebook emoticons, sentiments, and feelings. This is where you'll find the messages that Facebook thinks you didn't want to see. Anyone else seeing this issue, or maybe has a solution to this problem? Also Facebook gives you a short excerpt from the message so you are able to read the first few words without any problem.
Granted, some of it will be useless spam but there could be some messages from people that prove to be incredibly helpful. Facebook has been filtering your messages. View Only Unread Messages On Facebook Messenger 1. 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. Facebook doesn't send you a notification or email.
Tap on the message to read it. All's well that ends well. Once you go back to using the main Facebook Messenger, your messages will go back to sending read receipts. You will have to open Task Manager app. I have a 1 on my messages notification every time I refresh my facebook. When a Facebook friend sends you a private message via the popular social network — you get a notification. If you want to remove these filtered messages you can do so by tapping Edit and then hitting Delete in the bottom-right.
I think the lite apk must have certain limitations for clearing certain aspects of the facebook app. Restart your device and check if the problem has been solved. If you are using Samsung, you can access it by long-pressing the Home button. However, there are certain circumstances where a new message will not prompt any notification. Click on Learn More then you can say No. I refuse to download Messenger.
I have tried changing the newest messages to unread. I click on it and it takes me to the settings where notificstions are turned off. This will open all the conversations you ever had on Facebook. Unfortunately — the competition and the subsequent distribution of prizes finished in January. This will force Facebook to show you the desktop version of the site and allow you to navigate to Facebook Messenger within the browser, instead of within the mobile app, and clear this issue. I was able to delete it, and all is well I had a similar issue but my specific issue was some new text messages or group messages weren't pushed to the top of the list.
If you do not see Settings, click on Me instead. The new message is erased with the rest, but has never been viewed, so shows unread. I tried going to Messenger Lite and the problem persists. Follow the instructions above to find out what's lurking in your Facebook spam folder. Posted via Android Central App. Either watch the entire story or hide the story.
I hope this helps someone out there! No more losing messages that are important to you. When a Facebook friend sends you a private message on the hugely popular social network, you get a notification in the Messages feed. Solution 4: Modify Developer Options One of the solutions that have worked for some readers is clearing the activities from developer options on your device. Most of the time, errors occur on your device due to corrupted files. I have tried to change the cookies in safari like someone else said but nothing is working! Click on the Settings tab in the bottom right-hand corner of the display. Facebook Messenger for storing messages that you probably didn't know existed.
Uninstalled updates or apps if i could, wiped cache and still had problems. And like a spam folder, it doesn't always get it right. When a new message is received, you will get a small red badge icon on your toolbar. Nothing like Facebook forcing us to watch content before we can clear the notification badge, right? Also ever since the last update my messaging app has been all kinds of messed up with force closes and not receiving a lot of messages, even though I would receive some of the messages on my Pebble. By this short excerpt, sometimes you are able to learn what the message is about without opening it. Apparently, Facebook is now triggering Messenger notifications when your friends post a Facebook story.