Facebook Messenger crossed 500 million user mark last week. Today, the app for Windows Phone has received a major update with bunch of new features.
The version 18.104.22.168 of the Facebook Messenger app now adds the ability to message people who are not in your Facebook friends list. You will simply need to tap “People” tab in the app and all your phone contacts will get synced. In addition, the update allows users to use it for texting by simply entering the number of the recipient.
Here is the official changelog –
Improvements to make the app faster
Now you can message people even if you’re not Facebook friends
—Tap People to sync your phone contacts
—Enter anyone’s phone number to start texting them from the app
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