Facebook after a very long time has finally pushed out a new
and major update for its Messenger Beta app for Windows 10. The
latest update comes with many new features and is available for
Windows 10 PCs in Microsoft Store.
The latest update is currently rolling out and comes with many
new features for the Windows 10 app. The major new features are
available for the Messenger Beta app with new
The latest Messenger update now lets users send photos, emoji
and videos in HD. To enable the options, users would need to go
to settings, open the Photos section and select “Always send in
You will also be able to send reactions to every message you
receive from your friends and family. The users would need to
long press on the message and choose the reaction they would
like to send. The company has also redesigned the Home page and
the contact list section in the latest update.
The Chat section of the Messenger app has now received a new UI
with users now finding a new grey send bar. A new “+” icon has
also been added to choose the multimedia files before sending.
The search bar also received a redesign in the latest update.
Hovering or touching the search bar will show you details of
recommended people, contacts and more to let you start
chatting. The Settings section of the app has been also
revamped, for example, the profile picture is now displayed at
the top of the app.
A new “Availability” option has been added to the Settings
section which now lets users edit the username and other
things. You will also be able to search for your favourite
stickers by clicking on the magnifying glass in the Stickers
The update also comes with many other improvements related to
performance and also fixes for under the hood bugs for the
Messenger app. The updated version of Messenger Beta is
available and you download it from the Microsoft Store.
Facebook might release the features to the stable version of
the Messenger in the coming days. What do you think about the
new and improved Messenger app? Let us know your thoughts in
the comments below.