How to Reply to a Specific Message on Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger is an instant messaging app that is used by millions of people in their everyday lives. Especially people use this app for calling or chatting with their family and friends.

If someone sent you multiple messages in Messenger and you want to reply to their specific message, but you don’t know how to do that then this guide is for you.

This guide explains how to reply to a specific message on Facebook Messenger.

How to Reply to a Specific Message on Messenger (Android or iPhone)

You can quickly and easily reply to a specific message or conversation in Messenger. Here are two methods to reply to messages for both Android and iPhone:

Method #1: Swipe to Reply to a Message

Open the Messenger app on your mobile device.

Open a conversation or group chat.

Swipe from left to right to the message you want to reply to.

Type your answer and tap the paper airplane icon right next to your answer.

Method #1: Tap and Hold Reply to a Message

Open the Messenger app on your mobile device

Open a conversation or group chat.

Tap and hold the message you want to reply to.

Tap “Reply” in the lower-left corner.

Type your response and tap the paper airplane icon.

How to Reply to a Specific Message on Messenger (Desktop or Web)

Here’s how to reply to a specific message on Messenger:

Open the Messenger app on your computer or go to the Messenger web app.

Select a conversation or group chat from the left sidebar.

Hover over the message you want to reply to and click the reply icon next to the emoji icon.

Type your message and click the paper airplane icon.

So this is how you can reply to a message or conversation on Messenger through the mobile app, desktop app, and web app.