According to the media reports, Facebook may soon rollout “Unsend” feature for Messenger which will allow users to retract the sent messages not only from their inbox but also from the entire chat thread.”
Quoting to the TechCrunch reports, Facebook spokesperson on Friday said that “We have previously confirmed that we intend to ship features like this and we at Facebook are still planning to do so”.
Mobile researcher Jane Machun Wong has tweeted the screenshots of “Unsend” button on Messenger from android code.
Facebook Messenger is finally working on “Unsend Message” in the app for everyone!
Tip @Techmeme pic.twitter.com/5OtQrmyID3
— Jane Manchun Wong (@wongmjane) October 12, 2018
According to the sources “The user will get a certain period of time to delete the message they have sent.”