Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone picks up a small update

Apps, Windows Phone

Facebook has updated their Messenger app for Windows Phone with a meager update. The new update is server sided and brings a feature from other platforms over to Windows Phone.

The changelog is as follows:

  • Introduced the mentions in group chats.     
  • Bug fixes and various enhancements

As in the image above, you can now mention group members by using ‘@’, just like you mention people in Facebook comments and posts.

The update is rolling out and your app should automatically update. You can get the app from below:

Messenger (Beta)
Messenger (Beta)
Developer: ‪Facebook Inc‬
Price: Code needed