Facebook updated its dedicated application for Windows 8.1 several times in the past. Recently, the social networking giant introduced another update to its Facebook app for Windows 8.1, bringing several new features such as tagging and improved live tiles. Along with the usual bug fixes and improvements, the latest update also gives users the ability to download and upload both files and photos from messages, use your Facebook profile picture as your Windows account picture and much more.
- 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)
Right now, Facebook for Windows 8.1 appears to be one of the most popular free Windows 8.1 apps in the Windows Store. The application has over 7,500 reviews in the Store and is rated as 4 stars by the users.
Just head over to the Windows Store and download the Facebook app for Windows 8.1. Let us know if you’re happy with the new features.