Asked by: Encina Mokhnatskytechnology and computing augmented reality
Can I use Messenger if I deactivate Facebook?
Herein, is it possible to deactivate Facebook but keep Messenger?
All your Facebook data will be safe untilyou're ready to log in again. If you've deactivated youraccount and you use Messenger, it doesn't reactivateyour Facebook account. Your friends will only be ableto contact you via the Messenger app or the chat window inFacebook.
- Open Messenger.
- Tap your profile picture in the top left corner > Legal& Policies > Deactivate Messenger.
- Tap Deactivate.
Similarly, it is asked, what happens to messenger when you delete Facebook?
Yes, you can still use Messenger, so itfollows that your messages will appear after deactivating youraccount. However, if you delete Facebook, your previousmessages will read “Facebook User”. Theywon't be able to respond.
When you deactivate your account, Facebooksaves all of your settings, photos, and information in caseyou decide to reactivate your account. Yourinformation isn't gone—it's just hidden. However, it ispossible to delete your account permanently with no optionfor recovery.