Facebook app for Windows 8.1 receives welcoming update, adds new features

Facebook app for Windows 8.1 recieves welcoming update, adds new features

The official Facebook app, which was released on the same day of the Windows 8.1 (on October 17), has received some new features that will surely improve your experience if you are using this app.

Even though the Facebook app does not have all the features we can see and use on the official social website, Facebook is has been frequently updating their app to get close to that point. But, with the new update, users can finally:

  • Share posts through messages and timeline
  • Download photos, make them as profile photo and set as lock screen options after opening picture from any post
  • Send pictures in messages
  • Share their location in messages
  • Share content from other Windows 8 apps to the Facebook app
  • Snap the messenger mode narrower than previous limit

This app is one of the many apps that many users have been waiting for. With Facebook having an app, and given the popularity of the social service, this app and its updates are a welcomed addition to Windows 8.1. So far, the app already has over six thousand reviews and most of them are four to five stars. 

The download link has been posted below, be sure to update and try out the new features. Comment below on what you think is the most welcoming new feature!

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