How To Mute a Facebook Conversation

December 2016

If you'd like to turn off notifications and alerts for a particular Facebook conversation, you can do it right from the chat settings. Here's how to stop chat tabs from showing up on your screen.

How To Turn Off Notifications on Facebook Chat

Sign in to Facebook and select the conversation you'd like to mute. Click on the cog icon displayed at the upper right corner of the chat window and select Mute Conversation:

A dialogue window titled Mute Conversation will open. Choose how long you'd like to keep notifications muted and click on Mute to apply your new settings:

Messages from the muted contacts or groups will be forwarded to your inbox.

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