Interestingly, they do both load on other Facebook webpages (my friend confirmed the same). Last but not least, the Update box does not show previews anymore.
If you paste a link into it, as I have in the screenshot above, the preview won't load.
Facebook has officially launched the official Modern client for Windows 8.1 yesterday, which finally makes it possible for adopters of the operating system to chat with friends and manage their social account without even leaving the Metro UI.
The problem with the Facebook app is that it still lacks a number of features and the account settings screen, for example, launches the browser and takes you to the official website of the service.
And no live tile either.” “Good app, but keep updating.
It needs more features.” “Good, except for the Facebook part.
Another problem I've noticed is with the recently launched Ticker box.
Clicking on any story on the Ticker no longer seems to work. The Ticker still updates, and I can choose to Show Older stories, but I can't actually click on any of them. Thirdly, the bar in the bottom-right isn't showing up either: the Translations button and the Chat button are no longer present.While some people like it, other users aren’t really pleased with this program and it’s easy to see why.Here are some of the comments posted in the Windows Store on the Facebook app page in the last 24 hours: “Good for touch screens, not for mouse use.” “For a social app, it doesn’t have a share charm.Facebook has just updated their app for i Phone, i Pad, and i Pod touch to version 5.1 which brings with it updates to make chat easier to access, a way to add favorites to the top of your chat panel, multi-photo upload, and more.Unfortunately, many users are reporting multiple issues with the new update as well.You can’t change your cover or profile pictures (at least not with a mouse, haven’t tried touch), you can’t edit a comment, you still need a web browser.