Revealed: The secret ‘other’ folder in your Facebook account that could be full of important messages you haven’t seen
A secret folder marked ‘other’ could contain old messages that Facebook users were not aware of
American tech expert David Pogue said the secret folder was brought in by the social network as a spam filtering measure
The ‘other’ folder is subtly located next to the inbox in the messages section of Facebook
A secret Facebook folder marked as ‘other’ could contain important messages users have never seen.
This inbox feature, which has the ability to harbour messages that you are not aware of, is part of a measure to protect users against spam, according to the social network.
But as there are no push notifications to alert any of Facebook’s 1.1 billion users that messages have been relegated to their ‘other’ folder, plenty of people will have old messages hidden in it.
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