Pin a Facebook Messenger Chat to Your Home Screen

October 2016


This tip will explain how to pin individual Facebook Messenger conversations or group chats to the home screen of your mobile device.

Note: This tip applies to both iOS and Android models.

Add a Facebook Chat Shortcut to Your Home Screen

Open the Facebook Messenger app > Conversations view. Hold your finger down on your conversation and wait for a few seconds. In the menu that opens, select Create Shortcut:
Facebook Messenger will then display a message that reads, “Shortcut username create”.

Pin a Facebook Group Chat to Your Homescreen

Go to the Groups tab and select the desired group. Tap on the More menu > Create shortcut to add the group chat to your home screen:

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