Aside from these two new features – this update also brings improvements and bug fixes to make the app faster.Download Messenger from Facebook for Windows Phone here.If your mobile does not support the latest versions of Facebook, the company recommends going to through your mobile browser.Defending its decision to end support for older versions, Facebook said in a blog: “Our team spends countless hours making it the best way to message your friends and family.
Facebook has released an update yesterday for their Messenger app on Windows Phone.
everything was working fine until just a few days back when i noticed my Facebook Messenger trying to connect to the Wi Fi/Mobile Data network but all it does is show me this "Waiting for Network" everytime i try to connect to Facebook Messenger.i have tried a soft reset,uninstalling the messenger and re-install but to no help in this regard would be appreciated.i am attaching the screenshot below Looks like that version of Messenger is no longer supported on Windows Phone 8.1.
Here's an official announcement from Facebook stating that various apps would be discontinued on older operating systems, including WP8 as well as older versions of i OS and Android: Update on messaging support for older versions of Messenger and Facebook apps Specifically: The second one (Messenger for Windows Phone) looks like it still supports Windows Phone 8.1, but it also requires 2 GB of RAM, so you might not be able to install it on your Lumia 535.
It also announced it was stopping support for Facebook for Windows Phone.
If you find you are suddenly unable to run the app, Facebook suggests updating to the latest version, or migrating to Facebook Lite, a pared down version of the platform.