Why does Facebook Messenger say Im active when Im not using Messenger? When you let the Facebook Messenger app run the background, your status will still show as active. So if you dont want to be seen as active when youre not using your Messenger, you should shut down the app and not let it run in the background.
Can Facebook Messenger say your active when your not?
That person has turned off chat on the device they are using. They will still be able to receive messages, but will show as offline. If they turned off chat in the Messenger app, they will actually still be able to chat; they simply wont show up as Active Now.
Why is someones green dot always active on Facebook Messenger?
If you see the green dot on Messenger next to the video icon it basically means that the person is available for video chat. If you have allowed Facebook to access your camera then most likely the green dot next to the video icon will always be switched on whenever you are active on Messenger.
Is Messenger active now accurate?
Its a common theory Facebook Messengers last seen notifications are not accurate. Mainly because it is thought if you leave the app or site open, it will still show you as being active now even though you are not physically browsing within it.