Messenger: Re-download the App and Discover New Features
How to Re-Download Messenger on Your Device
Messenger is a popular app that lets you chat, call, and video call with your friends and family. You can also send photos, videos, stickers, GIFs, and more. Messenger is free to use and works with your Facebook account or phone number.
But what if you accidentally deleted the app, or you want to update it to the latest version? Or maybe you switched to a new device and you need to install it again. Don't worry, we've got you covered. In this article, we'll show you how to re-download Messenger on different devices, and give you some tips for troubleshooting any issues you might encounter.
How to re-download Messenger on different devices
Re-downloading Messenger is easy and fast. Depending on what device you have, you can follow these simple steps:
Re-download Messenger on Android
Step 1: Go to the Google Play Store
Open the Google Play Store app on your Android phone or tablet. You can find it in your app drawer or on your home screen.
Step 2: Search for Messenger and tap on it
Type "Messenger" in the search bar at the top of the screen. You should see the app icon with a blue chat bubble and a white lightning bolt. Tap on it to open the app page.
Step 3: Tap on Install or Update
If you don't have the app installed, you'll see a green button that says "Install". Tap on it and wait for the app to download and install. If you already have the app installed, but you want to update it to the latest version, you'll see a blue button that says "Update". Tap on it and wait for the app to update.
Re-download Messenger on iOS
Step 1: Go to the App Store
Open the App Store app on your iPhone or iPad. You can find it in your app library or on your home screen.
Step 2: Search for Messenger and tap on it
Type "Messenger" in the search bar at the bottom of the screen. You should see the app icon with a blue chat bubble and a white lightning bolt. Tap on it to open the app page.
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Step 3: Tap on Get or Update
If you don't have the app installed, you'll see a blue button that says "Get". Tap on it and wait for the app to download and install. You might need to enter your Apple ID password or use Face ID or Touch ID to confirm. If you already have the app installed, but you want to update it to the latest version, you'll see a blue button that says "Update". Tap on it and wait for the app to update.
Re-download Messenger on Windows or Mac
Step 1: Go Step 1: Go to the Messenger website
Open your web browser and go to the Messenger website at . You should see a blue landing page with the Messenger logo and a button that says "Download for Windows" or "Download for Mac" depending on your operating system.
Step 2: Click on Download for Windows or Download for Mac
Click on the button that matches your operating system. A pop-up window will appear asking you to save the file. Choose a location where you want to save the file and click on Save.
Step 3: Follow the instructions to install the app
Once the file is downloaded, locate it in your folder and double-click on it to run it. A window will appear asking you to agree to the terms and conditions. Click on Agree and Install. The app will start installing on your computer. When the installation is complete, you'll see a message