Suggested on Messenger is a feature on Facebook’s messaging app that suggests friends and contacts to message based on your recent conversations. While this feature can be useful, some users may find it intrusive and want to remove it. In this article, we will guide you through the steps of removing suggested on Messenger on your iPhone in 2022.
Step 1: Open Messenger App on iPhone
To remove suggested on Messenger feature, you will need to open the Messenger app on your iPhone. Once the app is open, find and click on the profile picture in the upper left corner of the screen.
Step 2: Click on “People”
After clicking on your profile picture, you will see a list of options. Look for the “People” option and click on it. This will take you to a list of all your Messenger contacts.
Step 3: Click on “Sync Contacts”
Within the “People” tab, you will find “Sync Contacts”. Click on it, and then toggle off the “Continuous Upload” option. This will stop Messenger from suggesting contacts based on your phone’s contacts.
Step 4: Clear Search History
If you want to remove suggested contacts based on your recent conversations, you will need to clear your search history. To do this, go back to your profile picture in the upper left corner, tap on it, and select “Privacy”. From there, click on “Clear Search History”.
It is important to note that clearing your search history will also remove all your recent searches in Messenger, including conversations and contacts.
Now that you have successfully removed suggested on Messenger on your iPhone, you may have some additional questions. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions:
How do I turn off suggested contacts on Messenger?
To turn off suggested contacts on Messenger, go to the “People” tab, click on “Sync Contacts”, and toggle off “Continuous Upload”.
How do I delete suggested contacts on Messenger?
You can’t delete individual suggested contacts on Messenger, but you can turn off the feature completely by following the steps above.
Is there a way to remove suggested contacts on Messenger without turning off Sync Contacts?
No, if you want to remove suggested contacts on Messenger, you will need to turn off Sync Contacts. There is currently no way to remove suggested contacts without turning off this feature.