Turn off Messenger chat heads: on iPhone and Android

Turn off Messenger chat heads: on iPhone and Android

Every time you receive a new message in the Facebook Messenger mobile app, a small notification with the contact's picture — called a Chat Head — is displayed on your screen. If you don't like this feature, here we'll explain how to turn it off.

How to turn off the chat heads?

Open the Facebook Messenger app. Click on your profile picture and scroll down to Chat heads.


Toggle Chat heads off and you're good to go!

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