Facebook Messenger: Here’s How to Name a Group Chat

Users can add titles to conversations containing three or more participants

Did you know that Facebook Messenger allows you to name your group conversations? For instance, if you’re part of a group chat consisting of only your family members, you may wish to name the conversation “Family.” Our guide will show you how this feature works.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Messenger application on iOS. Also note, a group’s name can be changed more than once.

Step 1: Tap the group conversation you wish to customize.

Step 2: Tap the contact names at the top of the screen. Note: On Android, tap the “i” symbol in the top-right corner of the screen.

Step 3: Tap “Edit” in the top-right corner of the screen. Note: On Android, tap the three vertical dots.

Step 4: In the menu that appears, tap “Change Name.”

Step 5: Type the name for your group chat. Note: Everyone in the conversation will see the name you choose.

Step 6: Tap “Done.” Note: On Android, tap “Save.”