Send a message on Facebook
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This is about using messages on Facebook. For help with the Messenger app or messenger.com, visit the Messenger Help Center.
To send a direct message on Facebook on a computer:
- From , click Messenger in the left menu.
- Click to start a new message.
- Start typing a name into the To field. Names of friends will appear.
- Select the person or people you want to message.
- Type your message, then press enter or to send.
You can also click Message at the top of someone’s profile to message them.