How to Reply to Messages on Facebook

By Carolyn Luck

Connecting and networking are two of the key reasons to join Facebook. Using the messaging feature, you can send and receive messages at your convenience, similar to conventional email services. Communicate without wasting your texts or monthly mobile phone minutes. Use Facebook Mobile to read and reply to messages on-the-go from your mobile phone. Whether your messages are for personal or professional purposes, you can reply to them in a few easy steps.

From Your Facebook Account

Step 1

Log in to your Facebook account with your email address and password.

Step 2

Click the "Messages" icon located in the upper-left tool bar. Scroll down and select the "See All Messages" option. Or, click the "Messages" option in the left column of your homepage to pull up the "Messages" page.

Step 3

Click on the subject line of a message to view it in its entirety.

Step 4

Type a response in the blue box and click "Reply" to send.

From Your Facebook Mobile Account

Step 1

Open your device's Facebook Mobile application or paste http://m.facebook.com/ into your device's Web browser.

Step 2

Click the "Inbox" or "Messages" tab at the top of any page.

Step 3

Click the "Reply" link to view the entire message.

Step 4

Type a response in the blue box and click "Reply" to send.

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