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Tip for Facebook users

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George Report 29 Dec 2013 18:26

bumping as its a useful tip :-)


George Report 4 May 2013 17:10



junemac Report 25 Feb 2013 21:30

Thanks George just found 6 messages there one back in 2009 ,we learn something new every day .


Ron2 Report 25 Feb 2013 19:08

Have circulated it to my Friends on FB and placed it on a number of Groups. Seems quite a lot of people didn't know about this. I checked my "Other" out and found some messages at least over 2 years old!!


Ron2 Report 23 Feb 2013 20:08

Ta George. New news to me. Will check things out and also info my friends about it.


PollyinBrum Report 23 Feb 2013 12:44

Thank you George I will check thisout.


Zack Report 23 Feb 2013 12:29

Thank you George, I did not know this .

When next on facebook I will try it. :-D
Marie Zack


George Report 23 Feb 2013 11:57



Shelli Report 13 Oct 2012 22:42

I also found this out by chance, a message had been sitting there for nearly a year! Luckily the person was still pleased to get my belated reply


Yvonne Report 13 Oct 2012 14:44

Thanks for that George :-)


Nyx Report 13 Oct 2012 14:23

Hi George, I found this out, eventually, when someone asked if I had got their message, there were already messages there in 'other' from a long time back, the senders must have thought I was just ignoring them :-(

Good tip as not everyone knows about it, I'm sure :-)


George Report 13 Oct 2012 14:00

I do not know how many of you are aware of this but at the left hand side of your FB page there is a column with different subject headings eg Favorites, Ads, Pages etc. Underneath Favorites click on "Messages' and it opens up to reveal the sub heading 'Other'. This is where your messages go which haven't come from your accepted group of friends. There is no other indication that there are messages waiting for you like a number as occurs when you receive messages from friends so it's easy to overlook.

Hope this helps someone