After the launch of Google Allo which got huge fans around the world for its Google assistant, UI and Incognito chat where the messages you sent will automatically get deleted.Now Facebook secretly introduced this new feature called Secret Conversations which is same as the Incognito chat in Google Allo. Facebook Secret Conversations just work on Messenger app, and they don’t show or work on the Facebook web.Here are the steps for How to activate Secret Conversations on Facebook Messenger.
Steps: How to activate Secret Conversations on Facebook Messenger
Step-1: Go to Playstore and Update the Messenger App to get all the new features.
Step-2: Now Open your Messenger and Go to your profile settings where you can see the option for Secret Conversations.
Step-2: After opening Secret Conversations you need to tap on the first option to turn the option on.
Step-3: Now to start a Secret Conversation with a friend you both need to enable the Secret Conversations on your messenger shown above.
Step-4: Then open the chat for which you wanted to start a Secret Conversation with and tap on the “i” mark which is beside the video call option and there you will find the option for the Secret Conversation. Tap on that and a new chat head will show up.
What is the actual Benefit of Secret Conversations?
When you chat from the Secret Conversations, the messages which are exchanged will be deleted with-in the time limit you set, and these messages are deleted from both the side.Here is how you can set the time limit, it ranges from 1day-5sec.
- Start a secret chat as mentioned above and tap on the clock below to set your timer to delete the messages automatically.
So, These are all the steps for How to activate Secret Conversations on Facebook Messenger.They are some drawbacks in Secret Conversations which you cannot use all the Messenger features like sharing files, making voice and video calls, nd also you cannot have group chat option in Secret Conversations.To delete all the Secret Conversations at once Go to Profile Settings->Secret Conversations->Delete all Secret Conversations.