Nowadays, so many Social Networking sites are active to attract online users. All the social sites also provide some attractive features to use on their devices. The temptation of features will force the user to use different social sites. There are so many networking sites available to use freely. For example Facebook, WhatsAppViber, Snapchat, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram, and many more. But, among all, here we will discuss one of the great features of Facebook. This great feature is known as Facebook Messenger Chat Heads. FB chat heads will notify you of an incoming message on Facebook on your device.

Facebook has also launched the Facebook Messenger app for easy chat. The Messenger also provides a facility for Chat Heads. It means it allows you to see and replay the messages on your current screen without opening an FB messenger app on Android. If you use this service, you do not need to go to the Messenger app to reply to it. This feature of Messenger seems useful for most of the users, while some do not like it.

Disable Facebook Messenger Chat Heads

So, this discussion is for those who do not like the Messenger Chat Heads feature of Facebook. In which, we will discuss how to turn off the messenger chat heads on the Android device. You can even turn on or off FB messenger chat heads on your device using these steps. Now, take a look at the discussion for turning off that feature.

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 How To Turn off Facebook Messenger Chat Heads on Android Devices?
  • First of all, unlock your Android device and open the Facebook Messenger app.
  • Then, swipe the display four times from right to left. It will take you to the Settings of the Messenger App.


  • Now, scroll down the display. By doing that you should see an option of Chat Heads. Here, tap on the slider to turn off it.

After following the above process properly, you can easily turn off the Messenger Chat Heads. After turning it off, if you want to turn it on, then follow the same process mentioned above. Check this video for more information.

How to turn off chat on Facebook mobile

You can turn off chat on the FB messenger app on your smartphone by following the steps below.

  • Open Messenger App
  • Tap on Option
  • Tap on Active
  • Use the toggle at the top to turn off the chat

You should note that people will not see you are online and a green icon next to your name.

How to turn on chat heads in messenger

If you want to turn on your chat heads in Messenger, just follow the steps below.

  • Open Messenger App
  • Tap on Option
  • Tap on Active
  • Use the toggle at the top to turn off the chat

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Mukesh Chauhan
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