-If you obtain a Facebook message from a friend (or a page you have actually messaged), it will go into your routine Messenger inbox at www.facebook.com/messages
-If a message comes in from someone Facebook believes you might recognize, it will look like 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 Filtered Messages at www.facebook.com/messages/filtered
A Facebook page (firm) can just message a follower straight if they have commented on their page-- OR they can message if the fan has actually previously sent out a message. Sometimes however, a notice regarding a competitors you have actually won will come from a page admin, who has to utilize their personal account to send that message-- and also it might well go to your Filtered Messages folder!
How To View Other Messages On Facebook App
Discover your messages on facebook.com
Most likely to www.facebook.com as well as click the speech bubble icon at the top of your browser window to reach your messages-- it shows Current by default, however you can click the Message Requests tab (this will certainly reveal a number in brackets if you have unread messages). Click to see a demand and also at the bottom you can "Accept" or "Decline" it.
Scroll right down to the bottom of all your Message Requests and you ought to see a web link to see Filtered Requests (see screenshot listed below)-- if you have any! You can Reply to or Delete a Filtered 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 different style. Click the settings symbol in the top left of your browser and also select Message Requests. Scroll down past all the message Requests as well as you can click to see filtered Requests.
Find your messages making use of the Messenger app
To find your Message Requests on mobile, open Messenger and touch the People icon at the bottom (2 people), then on the following display tap the Add Contacts symbol (individual with plus indicator). Tap Requests at the top to see your Message Requests.
Scroll down past all your Requests and you'll see the Filteringed system Messages heading (if you have any kind of!). Faucet to Show all.
Tap Accept to relocate the message to your routine inbox. Faucet Decline to erase it.
If you get an old winning message and also find you have actually missed the claim date for your reward (or there was no claim date!) don't despair. Send a polite message back to the promoter describing that you really did not learn about the Filtered Messages folder-- they might be sympathetic!
If it's a UK promotion you could additionally mention that the Advertising and marketing Specifications Authority suggests that only contacting a winner when is NOT adequate, and also more attempts should be made if there's no response (read more on this here).
Don't neglect to check your message Requests on Twitter and also Instagram too!