How to log out of Facebook Messenger 2017

Facebook decided a while back to make Messenger its own standalone app. The Facebook Messenger app doesn't have a log out button like the original Facebook app though, which irritates a number of users. In this article, we'll show you how to log out of Messenger on Android and iOS from your phone or PC.
You might have seen that there is no option to logout from facebook messenger iPhone app. The new facebook is designed in a way that the main facebook app neither supports sending of messages nor receiving, although the app shows that the user is online but unless you have messenger app, you can’t send or recieve messages.

There is no way around unless you install the facebook messenger iPhone app. And once you get the messenger app, you will notice there is no option to logout from facebook messenger app. To get over this issue people are usin+g third party Facebook apps, those apps are user friendly unlike the official apps of facebook.

How to Logout from Facebook Messenger iPhone App

Well, if you ask me how I found this trick, so I was looking for a way to logout from facebook messenger iphone app to appear offline. There are times, when you don’t want people to bug you, although messenger app has an option to disable chat option, but it doesnot works efficiently. Even if you disable the option that shows you online, you can still be seen active on facebook.

Now moving on the the trick that will allow you to logout from facebook messenger iphone app.

Following are the few steps along with screenshots for your better understanding:

  • First of all open your facebook app (not the messenger app). Now tap on more, it’s present on the bottom right corner of your screen.

  • Now tap on settings, you will see a pop up that will have 3 options, select “Account Settings”.
  • Now select “Security Settings”.
  • In the Security settings, which are as follows, select the option “Where you’re logged in”.
Logout from Facebook Messenger iPhone

  • Now you will see all the devices and locations from where your account has been logged in from. 
  • You’ll see an active session named as “Facebook Messenger on iOS”. 
  • Kill that active session and you will be logged out of your iPhone’s Facebook Messenger App.
Logout from Facebook Messenger iPhone
That’s all, It’s just a trick, but it allows you to logout from Facebook messenger iPhone app. Let us know if you have any issues in any of the above steps. You can also share with us any tricks regarding facebook, or any other technology. If you have any issue regarding facebook, you can contact their customer support.