How To Make Your Profile Private On Facebook | Well as many of you know by now Facebook changed around last night how it treats personal details. Those who were personal are now discovering they are not so private.
How To Make Your Profile Private On Facebook
First think you have to do is see exactly what your profile appears like to non buddies. So how do you do that - easy. At the very leading click on Settings > Privacy Settings > Profile Info > then click the "Preview My Profile" button
as soon as you do that you can see what your profile appears like to others. It will look like this:.
Now if you have certain settings that some see it one way and some another you can type their name in above and see how they see it (in the pink box above).
Ok as soon as you view your profile you might see an entire lot of items showing. Here is how to adjust your privacy settings, first you have to click on the "settings" up top (leading right) that is where all of your settings will be. Here is an introduction of exactly what you will see and where to find each setting.
Your basic settings (info) are found under "Account Settings".
Now if your seeking to chance who sees exactly what then you really desire to go "Personal privacy Settings".
Now most of your Personal privacy settings will be here: Settings > Privacy Settings > Profile Information (again this is likewise where you can see your profile how non pals see it).
Now on my profile I do allow my "pages" to show (essentially the profiles I "fanned"). If you do not desire this or you desire to decide on which ones reveal you can do that. Here is how you do that: Settings > Application Settings From there you have to go though every one and pick who you wish to see. Yes this can take a while. You can speed it up by clicking the "X" and just removing them entirely (face it some are probably crap ones).
So any concerns? Ensure you bookmark this page and inspect back as I make certain we will find new methods to safeguard your profile. Mean while check out these other handy facebook threads: FaceBook.