How To Send Attachments on Facebook

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Facebook includes a built-in feature for instant messaging and voice/video calls called Facebook Chat. Users can communicate with their friends without leaving the social network's interface. Furthermore, they have the ability to attach files and documents to their text messages.

How To Share Files with Facebook Chat

Sign in to Facebook and click on Chat > New Message. Type the name of the recipient(s) in the To: field, write your message and then click on the Add files (paperclip icon) to attach the desired file:


Browse for the file and then click on OK > Send.
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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