Setup Facebook Messenger Notifications for iPhone 6

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video I will show you how to set up the Notifications for Facebook Messenger on an iPhone 6.

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Steps

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    To start, we need to unlock the phone
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    This example uses the fingerprint lock.
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    Now go straight to the Facebook Messenger
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    Tap on the Messenger icon which looks like a white and blue icon with a white lightning bolt sign inside. Give it a single tap to open it.
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    Then go straight to the "Settings." In the bottom right corner of the phone, there is a gear icon
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    That's where we need to tap. Tap on "Settings."
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    We should check the very first line that says "Notifications" just in case it says "Off."
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    We'll need to close the Messenger application and go to our "Settings," which looks like gray gears
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    Let's open the "Settings."
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    Then go to the "Notifications" sections
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    Tap on "Notifications."
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    Scroll down until we see "Messenger" icon
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    Let's give it a tap.
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    Then to "Allow Notifications" on the phone, just tap on the switch
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    Now, let's allow "Sounds." Turn on "Sounds."
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    Then Badge Application
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    On.
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    If we want to "Show in Notification Center," let's open it
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    Now we have "5 Recent Items" setup by default
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    This default setting is appropriate for this example so we will go back. Tap on the arrow in the top left-hand corner.
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    After we've Allowed Notifications that are in the main settings center, double tap on the Home button
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    Go back "Messenger" by tapping on the "Messenger" icon
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    Now we will set it up inside the application
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    Tap on "Notification Previews."
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    Then swipe on "In-App Sound."
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    Next, swipe on "In-App Vibrate."
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    You just watched me show you how to set up the Notifications for Facebook Messenger using iPhone 6
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    If you have any additional questions on how Facebook or any other related applications work, leave them in the comments section below. Goodbye.
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Recent edits by: Eng, nitid, Kara

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