Facebook Messenger to introduce new 'delete sent messages' feature

Facebook Messenger to introduce new 'delete sent messages' feature

You'll only have 10 minutes to redact that silly photo or drunken confession you just sent to the wrong person.

Twitter user Matt Navarra shared what he found when he spotted this feature - and its time limit - being listed as "coming soon".

Earlier this year, reported that the company was deleting old Facebook messages sent by Mark Zuckerberg from its recipients inboxes.

Soon you'll be able to delete your Facebook Messenger messages.

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Users of the popular messaging site and app will be given the opportunity to delete a message after it has been sent.

In the latest Messenger app update, Facebook revealed plans for the "unsend" feature. Facebook is about to bring similar unsend functionality to its Messenger application, now that its WhatsApp mobile chat app has it. Gmail allows users the time intervals of 5, 10, 20, and 30 seconds to take back that drunk email you never should have sent in the first place.

Bottom line: Great news for people who take their phones with them on nights out: Facebook Messenger's long-talked-about unsend feature is nearly here.

You'll have to notice the mistake pretty quickly if you want it erased from the digital world; but nevertheless, it's possible now.

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