There is so much going on on Facebook that you cannot keep up with everything. Where do you get the time from? If you see an interesting post, but you don’t have time to view it extensively, you can save these posts for later. In this way you will not miss anything and you do not have to worry that you will not be able to find a certain message later. In this article, we explain how to save messages on Facebook for later.
On Facebook you can save links, but also messages that were shared by friends or pages, photos, videos and also pages or events. You will then find the saved items in one overview.
If you want to save something to Facebook, there is one easy way that works for all versions of the social media platform, so regardless of whether you visit Facebook via the browser on your Windows PC and Mac or via the browser or app on your iPhone, iPad or Android device.
That’s how you do that
Go to a Facebook post you want to save for later and click (or tap) the three horizontal dots in the top right corner of the post. Then choose Save message (or Save link, Save event, etc.).
The way in which you can then find your saved messages differs per platform on which you use Facebook. In the browser on your PC, but also in the app on your smartphone or tablet, you will see a window with the choice to save a message in a specific collection. By default there is it For later file, but you can also create a new collection. Choose a collection and click Ready.
If you use Facebook in the browser of your mobile device, messages will be stored in a standard folder. Only after you have saved a message, you will see the option above that message Add to a collection appear and you will see the different collections.
Find saved messages
Once you’ve saved some messages and want to find them, go ahead WindowsPC, Mac or Linux computer to the main page from Facebook and click on the menu on the left side of the screen Saved. You may be on first Show more must click to see this option. You will then see all saved items and can move them to other collections if necessary.
If you visit Facebook via your mobile browser or the app, click on the hamburger menu (the three horizontal lines below each other) and then on Saved. The most recently saved items can be found at the top.