displays a notification for each new message, and when participating in group chats with a lot of active members, you can expect to receive a lot of them. The Mute
feature allows you put a stop to the flood of notifications on Facebook Messenger.
How To Mute a Conversation in Messenger
Open the Facebook Messenger app, hold your finger down on the desired conversation, and select Mute notifications
How To Mute a Group Chat in Messenger
Go to the Group
tab, and tap the More
menu (3 vertical dots) displayed at the top-right corner of the desired group. Select Mute Notifications
You can choose to mute notifications for the selected conversation or group for a specific time period (15 minutes
, 1 hour
, 8 hours
, etc.) or until you manually unmute it. Furthermore, if you have an alarm configured on your smartphone, you can choose to mute notifications until the alarm goes off:
You can set up an alarm by going to Settings
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