We have talked about the beta’s and maybe official releases of Facebook Messenger on Windows 10 a few times, but its always been a rumor. Facebook finally lifted the veil, and unveiled their Messenger for Windows 10 app, and it brings Messenger to life on Windows 10.
The Messenger app for Windows 10 has been leaked a few times in betas and screenshots, and its official unveiling doesn’t surprise many. It though gives users the full Facebook Messenger on Windows 10, and anyone can now download it on the Windows Store.
All Messenger Features Included
Facebook was quick to mention on this release, that they are giving users all the Messenger features that they enjoy on their mobile device, to Windows 10 devices. This means that you won’t miss out on anything on your desktop, tablet, or phone.
Included are stickers, group conversations, and GIFS. It brings native desktop notifications, and these make the experience richer and more complete according to Facebook. The Live Tile also gives you message alerts when waiting for you.
How Big, Very Big
While many complain about Messenger on Facebook, it has hundreds of millions of users using it on a daily basis. With it officially coming out on Windows 10, it means the daily Facebook can get messages from anywhere within Facebook anywhere, on any device.
The Facebook Messenger app is a smaller download, and should install in just a few minutes on most Windows 10 machines. Windows took the time to announce it on their Windows blog as well, and wants all Facebook Messenger users to try it out, report bugs, and get messaging on Windows 10.
Launching Facebook Messenger on Windows 10 has taken a while but its here. Download it and try it today.