Remove device from secret conversations [Updated]
Learn how to remove a device from a secret conversation on Facebook Messenger. Now its very simple secret conversation on Messenger is easy to enable and disable. But there is not a clear option that removes a device from the secret conversation. Strange but true that, there is no button or option which allows you to get rid your device from secret chat. Now the question is how you can remove a device?
Don’t worry it’s easy and very simple, but there are few things you may wanna know before going through the below steps for removing your device from secret conversations.
This won’t delete or erase the chat data from your partner phone. The data will be only deleted from your smartphone. All conversation will be deleted at once and for all. Update your Messenger application before following the below steps.
How to Remove a Device from Secret Conversation?
To easily remove a device from secret conversations follow the below steps.
- Open up the Messenger app on your Android phone
- Tap “profile picture” in the top left corner
- Scroll down a little bit, then tap the “Secret Conversations” option
- Tap the toggle to “disable” Secret Conversations on Messenger
- Now tap the “turn off” option on the pop-up screen
After following the above easy steps. You should get a notification that “This device has been successfully removed from all secret conversations” you are done.
What does a “Removed device” mean on Facebook Messenger Secret Conversation?
It means that your Android or iOS device is no longer connected to an end to end encryption. For you, it’s like you have deactivated the encryption feature for a conversation. Now nobody can read those encrypted messages.
Now let me tell you something very interesting. Facebook said that all of your messages are fully secured in our database. There is no need to enable or disable the encryption feature for your message. But however, it’s a sign of safety. Moreover, it doesn’t make any sense to start a secret conversation on Facebook Messenger.