How to Download Stickers for Facebook Messenger on iPhone

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Facebook’s selection of free stickers is so much better than Apple’s, which is one of the many reasons users love Messenger so much. Stickers in Facebook Messenger work very similarly to stickers in Messages: you can download sticker packs and send them to friends. Since Facebook Messenger has such a great variety of stickers, they’re a lot of fun to use. Here’s how to download stickers for Facebook Messenger on iPhone.

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How to Download Stickers for Facebook Messenger

  • Open Facebook Messenger.
  • Open a message thread or create a new one.
  • To access the stickers you have, just open a message and tap the smiley-face icon in the menu bar.
  • To add stickers to your collection, tap on the smiley-face icon. Then tap on the plus icon.
  • Here, you’ll see a wide range of stickers to choose from. Download your favorite by tapping the downward-facing arrow next to each sticker pack.
  • You can organize your stickers by tapping the plus icon, navigating to Your Stickers, and tapping and holding the three horizontal lines next to each pack to move them up and down on your list.

That’s it! Now you can download your favorite stickers and send them to friends.

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