Facebook is the most popular social media platform has billions of active monthly users. Facebook providing it social media app and also another one messenger app (Facebook Messenger). Both these applications are very useful for the public. Also, Facebook providing the lite version of these apps. Social media platform enables to connect with lots of people. One side, it good for our life we can communicate with each other, make happiness, fun etc. In another side, you may get criticized most, may face struggling. This kind of situations, people are deleting their Facebook accounts. But some users did not do that because of Facebook Messenger and its useful features. But you don’t need a Facebook account for using the Messenger app. Let’s know how it works.
If you delete your Facebook account, all of your Facebook data including messenger chats will be deleted. That does not mean you can’t use Facebook messenger without Facebook. If you want to keep the current stand of the messenger, that means you don’t want to lose that data, you can’t go nuclear. But creating a new messenger account without having a facebook account is possible. For that just do these steps.
Steps to Use Facebook Messenger App Without a Facebook Account
- Install Facebook Messenger App, If you have already one installed on your device just uninstall and reinstall it.
- If you have a facebook app and logged in a facebook account on your device, In this case, the messenger will collect the details and give you an option to continue with that account on the messenger.
- But you can also skip that option by tapping on This isn’t my account on the login page.
- After that, you will get two options, Sign in with Facebook accounr and Continue with the Phone number.
- Tap on continue with the phone number and enter the details.
- The facebook messenger app will send you an OTP( 6 Digit verification code) to confirm the number.
- After successfully completing the process of the sign in you can access facebook messenger.
- Here is one another case, If your number is connected to an existing Facebook account, Messenger will ask if you want to sign into that account. Just tap “This Isn’t My Account” to continue.
- Then complete the Facebook messenger profile settings like enter your Name, set a profile picture etc.
- The app will ask for some permissions, just give the access and start messaging with your friends.