Official Facebook App For Windows 8.1 Devices Updated With Lots Of New Features

Facebook Windows 8.1 app

Official Facebook app for Windows 8.1 devices got updated today with many new features and improvements. It now features improved Live Tiles, ability to send and download picture messages, ability to add photos to specific albums and more.

New features:

- Tagging
- Improved Live Tiles
- Set windows profile pic when you upload a new profile pic
- Download and upload files from messages
- Download and upload photos from messages
- Upload photos to a specific album
- Choose and set your cover photo
- Choose and set your profile picture
- Use your profile picture as your Windows account picture
- Add a secondary tile to go directly to messages (choose this from the app bar in messages view)

This release also includes many bug fixes.

Download it here from Windows Store for free.

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  • lgriao

    Very welcome.

  • Bob

    Where do you launch it from? I’ve installed it but can’t find a way to actually launch/use the app. No “charm” on the Start screen.