Messaging apps like the widely used WhatsApp, Telegram, Messenger, etc. have seen massive growth over the past few years. Major instant messaging platforms like WhatsApp, Telegram already uses end-to-end encryption protocol to secure the chats. However, they don’t have a secret chat option.
Telegram already has a disappearing chat message option, which automatically deletes the message once being read. The Facebook messenger app too was known to have this feature as ‘Secret Conversation.’
The Secret Conversation feature of Messenger allows users to send disappearing messages in chats. Since these are the encrypted chats, these messages can’t be sent in usual chats. Selecting the ‘Secret Conversation’ option automatically opens a separate chat panel with extra options.
How To Send Disappearing Messages In Facebook Messenger
In this article, you are going to learn how to send encrypted messages on Facebook messenger app. So, follow some of the simple steps given below to send disappearing messages in Facebook messenger.
Step 1. First of all, head to the Google Play Store/App Store and update the Messenger app.
Step 2. Once done, head to the user’s profile and tap on the name .
Step 3. Next, select the option ‘Go to Secret Conversation.’
Step 4. It will open another chat panel. There you need to type in the message.
Step 5. Now set the timer duration. The message will automatically disappear after the said time period.
That’s it! You are done. This is how you can send encrypted disappearing messages in the Messenger app.
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