If you have deactivated your Facebook account, you can also deactivate your Facebook messenger.
You can only deactivate Messenger if you previously deactivated your Facebook account.
So, if you are wondering where and how to deactivate or cancel your Facebook messenger after deactivating Facebook account, here is how to go about it.
How Can I deactivate Facebook Messenger?
- To deactivate Messenger after you’ve deactivated your Facebook account:
- Open the Messenger (mobile app or web)
- Tap your profile picture in the top left corner > Privacy & Terms > Hit on Deactivate Messenger button.
- Enter your password and tap on Continue
- Tap Deactivate
How Can I reactivate Facebook Messenger?
In order to reactivate Facebook Messenger, log in with your username and password. Your account will automatically be reactivated.
Note: If you deactivate both your Facebook and your Messenger and then decides to reactivate Messenger, keep in mind that both your Facebook account and messenger will be reactivated.