Fb on Tuesday added a Messenger characteristic for anybody who has fired off a remark they regretted — a technique to take it again.
Messenger customers will now have a 10-minute window after sending a message to undo it, abandoning a notice telling everybody in a dialog that the comment was eliminated, in keeping with the main on-line social community.
“Have you ever ever by accident despatched a message to the fallacious group of pals, mistyped one thing, or just wished to take away a message in a chat?” Fb requested rhetorically.
“You´re not the one one! Beginning immediately, we’re launching a characteristic the place you may simply take away your message on Messenger.”
Fb owns the cell messaging utility utilized by greater than a billion folks.
Early final yr it was revealed that Fb co-founder and chief govt Mark Zuckerberg was apparently in a position to take away his despatched messages, which brought on stress to make the characteristic out there to all.
The freshly added characteristic will let folks faucet on a message proven in a Messenger dialog then choose a “Take away for Everybody” possibility, which can solely be out there for 10 minutes from when it was despatched.
The take away characteristic shall be out there on cell units powered by the most recent variations of Apple or Android software program, in keeping with Fb.