Official Facebook app for Windows 8.1 updated with message archive support and more


Facebook has released an update for its app for Windows 8.1 which adds a couple of needed features including the ability to move messages to archives as well as deleting threads. Facebook app has also got the sticker store where additional stickers are available.


Facebook released the official app for Windows 8 in October 2013, whole year after the launch of Windows 8 but, Facebook app has been gaining new features in each and every update since then.

Now, another feature update has been released which adds a couple of useful and most-needed features. The official change log has the following things mentioned in Store:

  • Store for stickers
  • Caching for app has been improved
  • Ability to delete and archive messages
  • Option to post as page admin
  • New message sound
  • Bug fixes

The update for Facebook app is now available in Windows Store and would be downloaded automatically to your PC. Otherwise, you may manually install the update by following the instructions in this article.


Ahmad Wahid

Being a University student of computer, has developed keen interest in technology and like to test out the new gadgets. His interests include Social Networking as well.