-If you obtain a Facebook message from a friend (or a page you have actually messaged), it will enter into your routine Messenger inbox at www.facebook.com/messages
-If a message comes in from a person Facebook assumes you might know, it will appear as a Message Request at the top of your inbox at www.facebook.com/messages/requests
-Messages from non-friends, assumed by Facebook to be spam, are sent out to your Filteringed system Messages at www.facebook.com/messages/filtered
A Facebook web page (company) can only message a fan directly if they have discussed their web page-- OR they can message if the fan has actually previously sent out a message. In some cases though, a notice regarding a competition you've won will come from a page admin, that has to use their personal account to send that message-- and it might well most likely to your Filtered Messages folder!
How To Access Other Messages On Facebook
Discover your messages on facebook.com
Most likely to www.facebook.com and also click the speech bubble icon on top of your web browser window to get to your messages-- it shows Current by default, yet you can click the Message Requests tab (this will certainly reveal a number in braces if you have unread messages). Click to view a request and also near the bottom you can "Accept" or "Decline" it.
Scroll right down to the bottom of all your Message Requests as well as you should see a link to see Filtered Requests (see screenshot listed below)-- if you have any type of! You can Reply to or Delete a Filteringed system message.
Discover your messages on messenger.com
If you click See All in Messenger from Facebook, or go directly to messenger.com, your inbox has a somewhat various format. Click the settings icon in the top left of your internet browser and also pick Message Requests. Scroll down past all the message Requests and also you can click to see filteringed system Requests.
Find your messages using the Messenger application
To locate your Message Requests on mobile, open Messenger and tap the People symbol near the bottom (2 people), then on the next screen tap the Add Contacts icon (individual with plus indication). Tap Requests at the top to see your Message Requests.
Scroll down past all your Requests and also you'll see the Filtered Messages heading (if you have any!). Faucet to Show all.
Tap Accept to relocate the message to your normal inbox. Faucet Decline to erase it.
If you get an old winning message as well as discover you have actually missed out on the insurance claim date for your reward (or there was no insurance claim day!) do not anguish. Send a polite message back to the marketer explaining that you really did not learn about the Filtered Messages folder-- they might be sympathetic!
If it's a UK promotion you might additionally explain that the Advertising Criteria Authority suggests that just speaking to a winner as soon as is NOT sufficient, as well as much more efforts should be made if there's no action (learn more on this right here).
Do not fail to remember to inspect your message Requests on Twitter and also Instagram as well!