As you all know that, the Facebook Messenger is the most popular instant messaging app and works for Facebook. But nowadays, the Facebook messenger also supports the bots. And there are more than 100,000 bots available on Messenger today.
On the Facebook messenger app, Bots offers the same convenience and ease-of-use, and they also allow you to perform multiple tasks within the messenger apps. By using the bots, you can perform simple tasks. (e.g., ordering a pizza)
Facebook Bots also offer automated customer service in a more personal-feeling way, you can also try by typing a simple “Hi” in a chat, and the Facebook messenger bots will respond instantly. Bots offer answers to questions conversationally in real-time. If you chat with bots, then it feels more like that you are talking to a friend instead of automated customer service agent.
In most Bots also contains sponsored messages containing links to products and services and some people don’t like this kind of stuff on their app. If you are one of them who don’t like sponsored messages containing links to products in their messenger app, then don’t worry.
Here, in this guide, we have mentioned about how you can easily block Bots on your Messenger app on Android smartphone. Let’s take a look at below mentioned few simple steps to block bots on your Messenger app.
How to Block Bots On Facebook Messenger On Android
Step 1: First of all, open the Facebook Messenger app on your Android smartphone
Step 2: To block Bots on messenger apps, only you have to send a “Stop” or “Unsubscribe” message to the Bot so that bot can stop sending updates to you.
But it will only work with few Bots, so you can also try below-mentioned another way to block bot on messenger app.
Step 3: To block bots on messenger app, open the chat conversation of Bot that you want to block. (By using this way, you can block any bots directly from chat screen)
Step 4: After that, tap on “Manage” button, which you can find on top of the chat screen. (Here, you will get three different options: “Manage Messages,” “Send Feedback” and “report <Bot name>”)
Step 5: Here, you have to choose the “Manage Messages” option, and then toggle “Turn off All Messages” option to “On.”
(In other words, only you have to enable the “Turn off All Messages” option)
You are done. Now, you have successfully blocked Bots on Messenger on Android smartphone. You can also check step by step tutorial on below video.
Here in this article, we have discussed on blocking automated bots on the Facebook Android app. We hope it will help you. If you have any questions about following those steps, feel free to share your comments in the comments section below.