One of the biggest social media platforms, Facebook, is tirelessly working on numerous Messenger features to make the user experience more fun and engaging.
Besides sending files in different formats, users can also send audio, effects, stickers, and even messages wrapped as gifts.
Users can send gift messages on Facebook Messenger whenever they want to wish someone a happy birthday in a fun and thoughtful way.
Furthermore, sending digital effects via Messenger will not cost you anything, and you can send them to anyone, anywhere, at any time. In addition, you can also send gift messages on Instagram, so you can check that article as well.
If you are curious to learn how to send gift messages on Facebook Messenger, keep reading, as this post will explain everything.
Sending gift-wrapped messages on Facebook Messenger is very easy; however, some users still struggle to find the option since it is not as visible as other messenger options.
Nevertheless, below is the step-by-step process that will show you how to find it.
In case you have sent a gift message to someone by mistake, there is a solution for that, too - deleting the message.
The gift message option is rolled out globally, and every Messenger user should have access to it.
However, some users have reported that the option is not available for them or that when someone is sending them a gift message, they are receiving it as a happy birthday (sent gift warped effect).
If you are experiencing a similar issue, there are a few things you can do:
Other entertaining effects are also built-in within the Messenger app, besides the gift wrapping effect. Users can send GIFs, videos, emojis even word effects.
In addition to the gift wrapping effect, users can add confetti, fire, and harts effects when sending their message. The process of applying these effects is the same as applying the gift message effect.
Facebook adds new features all the time. One of the latest features is ‘Avatarts’. If you are experiencing issues with Facebook Avatars, check out How to Fix: Facebook Avatar Not Showing Up to make them work properly.
Facebook gift messages are a great Messenger feature.
Wishing a person a happy birthday with a gift message is a great way to make their day more memorable.
Make sure to follow the steps we listed to create a gift message quickly.
As for now, only text messages can be sent with the message wrapping effect.
The process is the same for both Android and iOs devices. Just follow the mentioned steps from above.