Facebook for iPhone: Installing the Messenger App

Lesson 12: Installing the Messenger App


Installing the Facebook Messenger app

  • Sending private messages cannot be done through the Facebook app on your iPhone. You will need to download and install the Facebook Messenger app in order to read or send a private message.
  • To install the app, open Facebook on your iPhone. Then tap the Messages icon in the bottom toolbar.
  • Next, tap the blue button which says Get Messenger. This will bring you to the App Store.
  • Tap the Install button, and Messenger will start downloading to your iPhone.