How to Get Early Access to Meta AI Chat: A New AI-Powered Chat Experience
The headline of Meta Connect 2023 was the Quest 3 Mixed Reality headgear, but they also showcased some AI enhancements, including their own in-app conversation bots.
The AI has not yet been added to Meta’s apps, but you can request early access to them. If your app is up to date, here’s how to do it for Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp.
How to Request Early Access to Meta AI Chat in Messenger and Instagram
There are two ways to request Meta AI Chat early access on Facebook Messenger and Instagram. Here’s how to go about it:
- To open a new message in Messenger or Instagram, tap the symbol in the upper right corner.
1. You must first open messages on Instagram.
- When you try to add contacts to the message, you’ll notice “AI Chat” near the top.
- Tap it to get Early Access to Meta AI.
- Tap to open an existing conversation in Messenger or Instagram.
- When you put @ in the message field, a menu will display.
- Meta AI should be listed at the top. Tap it to get early access.
How to Request Early Access to Meta AI Chat in WhatsApp
When it comes to obtaining early access, WhatsApp differs from Messenger and Instagram.
To request early access to Meta AI Chat in WhatsApp, follow these steps:
- To open a new message, open WhatsApp and touch on the symbol in the upper right corner.
- “New AI Chat” should be the fourth item down in the next window.
- Tap it, then click “Request early access” in the window that appears.
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