Privacy and safety in Messenger
Privacy in Messenger
You can find information on how privacy works in Messenger and the tools we provide to help you stay in control of your privacy. For example, you can choose who can see your stories, who can see your active status and more.
How can I control my privacy in Messenger?
How do I control who can send a message to my Messenger Chats list?
What information is collected about me when I join a video or audio call without a Facebook or Messenger account?
Do advertisers have access to my personal information on Facebook?
How does Facebook decide which ads to show me?
How do I give feedback on or report a conversation in Messenger?
Safety in Messenger
We want to make sure you know about all the safety resources and information available to you. If you see something that goes against the Facebook Community Standards, please let us know.
How can I stay safe in Messenger?
A relationship in Messenger is making me uncomfortable. What should I do?
What do I do if someone in my call is making me uncomfortable?
How do I stay safe on calls in Messenger?
What should I do if a friend posted something that suggests they may have an eating disorder?
What should I do if someone sends me images of a child being physically abused or sexually exploited?
I'm having thoughts about suicide or self-injury.
How do I help someone who may be a victim of human trafficking or has sent a suspicious message related to human trafficking?
What should I do if someone says something about suicide or self-injury?